Pre-school Teacher

Bellevue Hill · New South Wales

Exciting opportunity to join our friendly and supportive Pre-school team as a part-time teacher, 2 days per week. Commencing in Term 1, 2023.

Cranbrook School is seeking an experienced and energetic early childhood Teacher to join our dynamic Pre-school team, commencing Term 1, 2023.


The position will be based at St Michael’s at Vaucluse on a part-time (0.4 FTE) basis working on Thursdays and Fridays.

The Pre-School Teacher is responsible for developing and delivering the highest quality educational experience for all children attending the Pre-school.

Cranbrook School teachers enjoy a stimulating work environment as part of a team of talented professionals, excellent opportunities for professional development, and attractive remuneration and benefits.


You are a progressive, globally minded, enthusiastic and dedicated educator, with the ability to inspire students aged between three and five years old  in their love of learning and in the pursuit of excellence.

Capable of working collaboratively within a team to plan and deliver high quality teaching and learning programmes, and possessing an exemplary understanding of best practice, you sustain a deep commitment to implement rigorous, highly differentiated programmes in a pre-school setting.

You are an excellent communicator, creative, and able to work well with students, parents and other teachers. You are committed to continual professional development and reflection, and have a genuine interest in the growth of young people.


  • A recognised Early Childhood Teaching degree or similar as approved by the Australian Children’s Education and Quality Authority (ACECQA)
  • NESA accreditation to teach in New South Wales
  • A proven passion for the arts demonstrated through teaching experience or as an artist
  • Demonstrated and perceptive understanding of the role of evidence in informing teaching and learning
  • Experience in digital documentation and journals
  • Excellent listening, written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong understanding of the Education and Care Services National Law, the Education and Care Services National Regulations, National Quality Framework, and the Early Years Learning Framework
  • Current First Aid, CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis qualifications
  • A firm commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Experience with the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme would be advantageous.

CLOSING DATE: Monday 5 December 2022


Applications should include a resume and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria and reasons for your interest in the position. Applications should be submitted via email to [email protected]. Details of at least three referees will be requested from the successful applicant.


Cranbrook is an Anglican, independent day and boarding school, Pre-school to Year 12.

Our vision is to be a world class school which encourages and enables all of our students to explore, enjoy and fulfil their potential. We lead our students to discover and make the most of their talents, to thrive in, and love the pursuit of, excellence. As a school we energise the educational environment by offering a rich and distinctive schooling both within and beyond the curriculum and give powerful pastoral support. Cranbrook builds resilience and confidence so that each student can face the challenges of the twenty-first century with personal confidence, intellectual versatility, academic hunger and optimism.

Cranbrook is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School, and is accredited as an IB Continuum School, offering the PYP, MYP and IB Diploma Programme.

Cranbrook School is a child safe organisation. We actively promote the safety and wellbeing of all students and are committed to protecting our students from abuse and harm.  


The successful applicant for this position will be required to hold a current NSW Working with Children Check clearance and be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccine.

Applicants must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident or hold a visa with appropriate working rights.

Applications closed Monday 5 December 2022