Lead Educator


Building Blocks is the FKG Group’s very own, in-house registered early learning centre, providing an interactive and supportive learning environment for up to 25 children. Located at our head office in Toowoomba, Building Blocks prides itself on modern, exclusive use facilities and our high quality, safe and caring environment for the children of our employees.

The opportunity

A unique opportunity has arisen for an experienced and passionate early learning professional to join our team in the position of Lead Educator. This role will be the lead role for our babies group, and is perfectly suited to a self-motivated, enthusiastic individual that is committed to providing a quality learning environment and developing strong and positive relationships with children and families.

Working closely with the team and our families, the Lead Educator will be responsible for coordinating, developing and delivering nurturing programs for our babies group (4 to 15mths) within the scope of the EYLF.

The successful incumbent will be involved in evolving and implementing programs to ensure our children are exposed to a warm, safe, and nurturing environment where they are encouraged to learn and grow. This role will be a permanent part-time position working four days per week for between 30-35 hours. Flexibility for alternate work cycles may be considered for the ideal applicant.

To be successful in this role, applicants must demonstrate:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a lead role
  • A well-developed knowledge of the EYLF and NQF
  • Previous experience in the design and development of educational programs intended to share the excitement of child-led and play-based discovery
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • A well-developed understanding of theories of early childhood development
  • A clear passion and enthusiasm for working with children and
  • High level organisational skills, with cleanliness and reliability as a priority.

Candidates will ideally a Diploma/ Advanced Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care, or similar. A current blue card and first aid certificate (including anaphylaxis) are also requirement to fulfil this position.

Successful applicants will join a dedicated FKG Group staff and have a chance to be part of our passionate team! The FKG Group provides our employees with exceptional benefits, including access to our onsite pool and gymnasium, and our comprehensive wellness program.

To register your interest in this position, please apply via the FKG website


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