Early Learning Centre Teacher

Website Hillcrest Christian College

Independent School

Crest Education, VIC

Full time, ELC Teacher position commencing in January 2022. Enjoy working at an independent school with a great team near Berwick.

·       Part-time (1.5 days per week & planning time)

·       4-year-old program

·       Starting January 2022, one-year fixed-term

Crest Education comprises two independent, coeducational schools with over 2,000 students, an Equestrian Centre and an Environmental Reserve at Clyde North. Hillcrest Christian College, established in 1981, operates from Early Learning to VCE levels. Rivercrest Christian College is an authorised International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP) World School and is a Middle Years Programme (MYP) candidate school, with modern facilities at Clyde North. It is a growing College, adding a new year level each year; our first Year 9 level will commence in 2022.

Hillcrest Christian College invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced teachers for the role of Early Learning Centre Teacher, commencing in 2022. The ELC is a modern facility providing high quality early learning experiences for children aged 3 to 5 years.

The program for 4-year-olds is held on Monday to Wednesday during school terms from 9:00am to 3:15pm. The educators work from 8:25am to 4:30pm. Additionally, there is 2 hours of collaborative planning.

This role is a job-share – two teachers, each teaching 1.5 days of the 3-day program and planning together on a separate day. The existing teacher is an experienced early childhood educator who will be onsite Monday to Friday.

The successful candidate will:

·       be degree-qualified

·       be a VIT registered teacher

·       be skilled at working with 4-year-old children

·       enjoy working in schools where Christian values and academic excellence are emphasised

·       have previous early years teaching experience and a sound understanding of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) for Australia


  • Competitive salary
  • Free gym on site
  • Friendly and supportive working environment

Applicants must be able to demonstrate a genuine commitment to the Christian ethos of Hillcrest Christian College.

Hillcrest Christian College is a child safe employer and is committed to the welfare of children and their protection. All potential employees and volunteers will be required to comply with the College’s Code of Conduct and Child Safe Policy. Applicants are required to provide a valid Working With Children Check (non-teachers) or VIT registration (teachers) and will be subject to background checking in accordance with this policy.

Hillcrest complies with the Victorian Government’s COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination Directions and therefore the successful candidate must provide evidence of vaccination.

Applications close Monday 22nd November 2021 at 10:00am.

Candidates are required to complete the online application and supply a covering letter and CV.


Applications should be addressed to Mrs Joanne Ball, Human Resources Manager.

Alternatively, for further information, please call Mrs Nelly Mikhail on 9707 7330.


To apply for this job please visit careers.cresteducation.vic.edu.au.

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