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Become a Family Day Care or in home educator

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Becoming an early childhood in home or Family Day Care educator is a wonderful opportunity to use your child care qualifications and experience in a home environment.

You'll be educating and caring for children while encouraging them to become confident, successful learners and creative individuals. You'll also have the opportunity to earn a good income and contribute an invaluable service to the community.

To become an educator you must:
  • Hold or obtain a (Working With Children Check) Blue Card
  • Hold first aid qualifications including asthma and anaphylaxis
  • Obtain public liability insurance
  • Hold a minimum Certificate III in Early Education and Care or evidence of enrolment and progress of child care studies in accordance with the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) qualifications register
  • Have the ability to communicate effectively with children and adults alike
  • Be committed to training and professional development
  • Provide professional referrers 
Wesley Mission Queensland will support you with:
  • Access to resources such as toys, nursery equipment and car restraints through the scheme’s resource library
  • Professional development opportunities
  • On-going support and guidance
  • Business management assistance
  • An orientation and induction program
  • Administration support

We have educators across South East Queensland, including: north to Caboolture, south to Logan and west to Ipswich. Join us for an exciting and rewarding career.

The Wesley Mission Queensland difference

Our educators love working for Wesley Mission Queensland. Read Kelly and Maryann’s stories.

How to apply to become an educator

If you would like to apply to become a Family Day Care or In Home Care educator, please call 07 3151 6160 or fill in the form below.

Apply to become an educator