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Employment Opportunities

At Benowa Children’s Centre we’re very proud of our professional and dedicated team.

Being nature based child care centres our Educators must have a genuine appreciation for the benefits of nature play and a passion for education in the outdoors.

They must have an enthusiasm for teaching and learning, and a willingness to share their passions, traditions and beliefs with our centre’s community.

The ability to communicate effectively with children, parents and peers is essential, along with a professional work ethic reflecting co-operation, flexibility and respect.

If you believe your professional ethos aligns with our Centre we welcome you to send us your CV for consideration.  This can be sent to educationalleader@benowachildrenscentres.com.au

Current Job Vacancies

Job Title: Childcare Trainee

Location: Benowa

Job Type: Traineeship permanent part-time

Our Vision:

Nurturing Tomorrow’s Brightest Stars

At Benowa Children’s Centre’s, our vision is to be the guiding light in early childhood education and care on the Gold Coast. We aspire to create an environment where every child’s potential is recognized and celebrated. Our commitment is to provide a safe, inclusive, and enriching haven where young minds and hearts can blossom.

We envision a future where children embark on their educational journey with confidence, curiosity, and compassion. By fostering a culture of learning, respect, and creativity, we aim to prepare them not just for school but for life’s exciting adventures ahead.

As we continue to innovate and grow, our vision remains steadfast: to be the trusted partner for families, a beacon of inspiration for our dedicated Educators, and a place where the magic of childhood flourishes. Together, we are shaping a brighter future, one child at a time, here on the beautiful Gold Coast of Queensland

Job Description:

We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to join our team as a Childcare Trainee. In this role, you will have the opportunity to learn and grow in a supportive childcare environment while working towards a nationally recognized childcare qualification.


  • Assist in the supervision and care of children in our facility.
  • Learn and implement age-appropriate activities and educational programs.
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of all children in our care.
  • Collaborate with experienced childcare professionals to develop your skills.
  • Maintain a clean and organized childcare environment.
  • Communicate effectively with parents and caregivers.
  • Attend training sessions and classes as required to complete your traineeship.


Year 10 or higher

A genuine passion for working with children.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Ability to work effectively in a team.

Dedication to professional growth and development in the childcare field.

Must be eligible to participate in a childcare traineeship program.


On-the-job training and support from experienced childcare professionals.

Opportunity to earn a nationally recognized childcare qualification.

Competitive salary.

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about working with children and are eager to start your career in childcare, we would love to hear from you! Please send your resume and a cover letter explaining why you are interested in this traineeship opportunity to educationalleader@benowachildrenscentres.com.au


Note: This is an entry-level position, and no prior childcare experience is required. We are committed to providing a supportive learning environment to help you succeed in your childcare career. You will be required to complete a Working With Children Child Check (Blue Card) and complete a First Aid and CPR course.


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