Early Childhood Teachers | Gledswood Hills, Bardia, Austral


  • Paid parental & miscarriage leave
  • $40-$50 per hour (subject to experience) + super + generous benefits
  • Flexible work options available 
  • Excellent workplace culture

Hot off the heels of opening our flagship service at Gledswood Hills, we are preparing to open centres at Bardia and Austral. Both centres are mid-construction and due to open in the second half of 2024. 

We are seeking ECTs the Foundation Teams of our new centres, as well as an ECT to fill a maternity leave position at our Gledswood Hills service. For more info, read on!

Our Mission

We seek to empower future generations by nurturing the present generation. From exceptional centre design, to certified carbon neutral operations, we know that investing in high quality and education and care for today’s young people will have significant benefits in the future. We aren’t just seeking intergenerational equity, we are seeking intergenerational advancement – to ensure the world of the future is better than today’s. 

About Us

Futuro is new on the scene but is owned by partners with substantial experience in the sector. We opened our first centre in Gledswood Hills in July 2023, and have a further five centres in various stages of development scheduled to open in 2024-2025. For more information on the team at Futuro check out our website

Our ethos is Play, Purpose, Potential. Play is tied to curiosity, experimentation and the exploration of challenging problems. Purpose relates to the alignment between the work we do each day and our personal identity and values. And finally, we seek to create a workplace where every team member has the scope to reach their Potential. 

About You

We are looking for someone with:

  • An ECT qualification
  • Experience working in a newly-opened centre
  • A commitment to high quality care & children’s’ safety
  • A passion for the Reggio Emilia-informed pedagogy
  • A valid Working With Children Check, First Aid and Food Handling Certificate (or willingness to obtain)
  • Permission to work in Australia (we are happy to discuss sponsorship)

Futuro is running a distributed leadership model, which provides for Educational Leadership across the three main age groups, with generous time out of ratio for programming and planning in each role. There is also the ability for the Educational Leader to allocate time out of ratio to other staff as needed to work on programming and planning as needed, and for focus work on sustainability, compliance, inclusion support and safety. 

Futuro's interest is in creating a flat centre hierarchy, that values and respects a multiplicity of perspectives on pedagogical leadership. For more information, check out the recent article in the Community Early Learning Australia newsletter, Amplify. 


How much time do you have – it’s a long list!

  • Paid parental and miscarriage leave
  • On-site parking
  • Weekly pay
  • Generous remuneration
  • A 50% childcare discount
  • Paid training for first aid
  • Regular professional development
  • Generous team bonus arrangements
  • Daily cleaning contractor

Futuro values its staff and the time, effort and dedication that they bring to their roles. Check out the careers page on our website for more info.

Keen to know more?

We would love to hear from you! Click ‘Apply’ to submit your application, you can email us at enquiries@futuro.nsw.edu.au

Commitment to Child Safety

Futuro is committed to providing a safe environment for children and young people. For more information, please check out our Statement of Commitment to Child Safety.