Education and Care Qualified Educator and ‘Responsible Person’ – Position’s

Galloping Gumnut Mobile Children’s Service is seeking qualified motivated and enthusiastic part-time educators to work across our Service.

The successful applicant/s will ensure they have respectful relationships with children, families and colleagues and be available to work rostered shifts across all our Services including Oberon, O’Connell, and Perthville between the hours of 8am and 5.30pm.

Essential Criteria: 

  • A current Working with Children Check clearance

  • A recognised Children’s Education and Care qualification – minimum working towards a Diploma in Children’s Services

  • A minimum of 3 years experience working in an Education and Care setting

  • A current first aid Certificate in Education and Care

  • A current approved Child Protection Certificate - CHCPRT001 - Identify and respond to children and young people at risk

  • Experience in a ‘Responsible Person’ role or skills and experience that would make the candidate suitable to fill this role

  • A sound understanding of the National Quality Framework

  • Experience with program and planning, implementing the principles and practices outlined in the Early Years Learning Framework

  • Ability to work as an effective team member

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills 

  • A current C class driver’s license


  • Information Technology Abilities

  • Understanding of anti-bias and cross-cultural principles 


We are an equal opportunity employer that values and welcomes diversity.  Successful applicants will be reference checked and screened as required by the Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012 (NSW).

To apply, send a written application, complete with a cover letter addressing all essential criteria and a detailed resume with 2 referees to [email protected] or by mail: Galloping Gumnut Mobile Children’s Mobile Service, PO Box 412, Lithgow NSW 2790.

Applications Close December 21st 2020

For more information and Position Description please phone or email:

Jessica Gearon, Director

Phone: 0447 456 342
email: [email protected]