Kindergarten Assistant Part time Entry level opportunity in 2020

We are seeking a Kindergarten Assistant to work alongside our existing kindergarten staff working 9 hours, 11.15am to 2pm (including a half hour unpaid break) over 4 days per week during school term weeks.

This position would suit someone who is recently qualified or working towards their Steiner teacher training. It is offered for 1 year, commencing in Term 1, 2020.

Key selection criteria

Ability to work in a supportive role to the Kindergarten teachers

Ability to adapt and work flexibly in an environment with young children

Commitment to act with integrity as a role model worthy of imitation

Ability to maintain orderliness and a nurturing environment appropriate for young children

Able to work cooperatively as part of a team

Certificate III in Children’s Services


Desirable skills, knowledge and qualities

Has a compassionate and caring disposition with a calm nature

Demonstrates a willingness to undertake personal and professional development

Professional, reliable and enthusiastic about their work

Commitment to deepening an understanding and practice of Steiner pedagogy

Further information can be downloaded here:

Kindergarten Assistant Part time Entry level opportunity in 2020

To apply, please send through a CV and cover letter, addressing the key points above, to John Stewart at jstewart@lyss.vic.edu.au. Applications close Friday 12th December.