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Childcare Careers

Do you have a passion for working with children, but are not sure what career options are available to you? No need to worry. There are many ways in which you can work with children. Whether it’s being a childcare worker at a dedicated childcare centre, or helping a private family as a nanny. There are also various levels of childcare employment, for those working in childcare centres. At the end of the day, there are many opportunities to consider. It’s just about finding the role that suits you.

We look at some of the most popular careers pathways in childcare below. You’ll discover what’s involved in each of these jobs, as well as their general responsibilities, education requirements and expected salaries.

Find out more about some common positions:

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CatholicCare Diocese of Broken Bay

OOSH Coordinator

Full time

Salary

$73,000.00 - $80,000.00

Increase your take home pay with Salary Packaging options + sign on bonus Full time permanent opportunity, offering job security...

Lake Munmorah NSW , Other (NSW), NSW
2 weeks ago
CatholicCare Diocese of Broken Bay

Centre Manager / Director

Full time

Salary

$80,000.00 - $105,000.00

We are looking for a dedicated Child Care Director who can continue to build on the exceptional services being provided at our...

Forestville NSW, Sydney, NSW
2 weeks ago
CatholicCare Diocese of Broken Bay

Early Childhood Educator

Casual

Salary

$29.00 - $35.00 / hour

Competitive Pay Rates PLUS Salary Packaging Options Diverse team who will support ongoing learning & growth Great Work Life...

Waitara NSW 2077, Sydney, NSW
2 weeks ago
CatholicCare Diocese of Broken Bay

Early Childhood Teacher

Full time

Salary

$65,000.00 - $95,000.00

Job Security – Permanent Full Time Position Increase your take home pay with Salary Packaging options + sign on bonus...

Woy Woy , Other (NSW), NSW
2 weeks ago
Three Little Birds

Cook / Nutritionist

Full time

Salary

Not specified
Three Little Birds a boutique childcare centre in Chatswood is looking for a certificate 3 qualified childcare cook. The role is...
Chatswood, Sydney, NSW
2 weeks ago
Randstad Education

Early Childhood Educator

Full time

Salary

Not specified
Looking for a new opportunity to work in different early childhood centres around Metro and Regional Victoria? Working casually...
Ballarat East, Other (VIC), VIC
2 weeks ago