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Children’s Programs

Kindergarten Teacher/Assistant Children’s Program Leader

Gowrie SA is seeking a highly experienced early childhood teacher to fulfill a unique role within our organisation. This full time position offers diversity with teaching in an integrated kindergarten environment 25 hours per week and supporting leadership in the children’s program as the Assistant Children’s Program Leader at Thebarton for 15 hours per week. The position will be an initial three year contract with a view to permanency. Salary will be aligned with the SA School and Preschool Education Staff Enterprise Agreement with six weeks of annual leave per year.

The successful applicant will:

  • be teaching at a minimum of a proficient level as per the AITSL standards
  • demonstrate experience with teaching in a kindergarten setting
  •  have extensive experience in pedagogical leadership across a birth to school aged setting
  • demonstrate strong knowledge of the NQF and EYLF
  • demonstrate strong knowledge of contemporary early childhood practices, research and pedagogy
  • have a systematic approach to improving practice and outcomes
  • have a proven track record of leading and working within a variety of teams
  • work collaboratively  with the Children’s Program Leader  and other teachers to maintain high quality children’s programs
  • hold a minimum four year Bachelor degree in Early Childhood Education
  • be a registered teacher

Desirable attributes:

  • Creative approaches to a music curriculum
  • Passion for Reconciliation, sustainability, natural learning environments and the rights of children
  • Post graduate qualifications

The commencement date for this position is negotiable, with the latest available date being January 21, 2019.

Please mark as confidential and send applications including cover letter, resume and three work related referees to

Applications close Friday 29th June 2018.


Team Leader Position

Gowrie SA is seeking a full time Team Leader for their Integrated Infant and Toddler programs to fulfil a contract position with the possibility of extension.  Applicants must have relevant qualifications and sound knowledge of the National Quality Standard and Regulations. Knowledge of primary caregiving, relationship based programming, and leadership experience is essential.


Gowrie SA offers above award conditions and has a Collective Agreement in place. 


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are warmly encouraged to apply.


Applications (with 3 work-related referees) close Friday 12th October, should be marked confidential and sent to