At Bethany we believe in working together. We empower and support our employees to meet the changing needs and aspirations of our communities.
Our employees bring a wealth of passion, knowledge, experience and specialised skills that contribute to our vibrant culture.
The collaboration and innovation of our talented staff helps us to achieve our strategic aims:
- children have a good start in life;
- families are safe, loving and connected and;
- there is opportunity for everyone.
We are seeking values-driven people who are inspired to partner with us and make a difference.
Our investment in you
Contemporary training and professional development
Sixteen weeks of paid primary caregivers leave and four weeks of paid partner leave
Access to a funded Employee Assistance Program
Twenty days of paid family and domestic violence leave
Provisions for graduate teacher mentoring for provisionally registered teachers and mentors
Three additional days of compassionate leave
Fifteen days of personal/carer's leave (pro-rata for part-time)
Bethany welcomes people of any age, culture, religion, sex, gender, sexuality and ability.
Key selection criteria
Careers Victoria provides helpful advice about how to reply to key selection criteria.
To be considered at the shortlisting stage, please ensure we receive a:
- cover letter
- response to key selection criteria outlined in the job’s position description
These documents should be saved as separate files in .doc or PDF format.
“BKS is a great employer who continue to evolve and better themselves. Particularly during the pandemic, they showed themselves to be very caring, and continued to be proactive (rather than reactive) which was pleasing to see.”
Tracey – Kindergarten Teacher / Relief Staff Member
“BKS are a fantastic organisation to work for. They are so supportive and are all about making you feel part of the whole Bethany family”
Raelene – BKS Educator William Hovell Preschool
“l really love all the support and feeling respected and valued, l have always felt Bethany value my opinions and experience and make me feel part of a wonderful team.”
Cheryl – BKS Educator, Relief Staff