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Interested in working for us?

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We provide child care employment in Metropolitan Melbourne, Geelong, Surf Coast, and the Ballarat regions for child care educators, nannies, babysitters and disability support workers.

We are serious about some things, and recruiting great staff is one of them.  

If you are professionally minded, fun, caring, patient and a contentious individual who is passionate about early education and willing to work in partnership with families to achieve the best outcomes, then we welcome you to apply.

If you are excited to engage in, and enhance a child’s learning and development on a 1:1 or small group basis and are looking for something different to the traditional Centre Based Care environment then a role with Steps & Strides may be for you.

Minimum requirements

  • Hold or working towards a qualification in the early education, social services, disability or allied health fields.
  • Experienced in education and daily care of children birth to 13 years.
  • Have a zero-tolerance attitude towards child abuse and take every step to maintain the safety of children at home and in the community.
  • Reliable and collaborative.
  • You must hold or be willing to update/obtain:

    • Police Check – dated within 6 months of engagement
    • Working with Children Check
    • First Aid Certificate
    • Professional References

If you meet the above criteria, please apply now: