Careers at Bethany

Working together

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.

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Current Vacancies

Job Name Closing Date Action
Early Childhood Educator – Cert III – Belmont Kindergarten

  • Part Time, Ongoing
  • Based in Belmont
  • Salary – VECTEA

9:00am Tuesday 28 March 2023 Position Description Start Application
Early Childhood Educator – Diploma – Colac East Kindergarten

  • Part Time, Ongoing
  • Based in Colac
  • Salary – VECTEA

9:00am Friday 31 March 2023 Position Description Start Application
Early Childhood Teacher – Grovedale Kindergarten

  • Part Time, Fixed Term
  • Based in Grovedale
  • Salary – VECTEA

9:00am Friday 31 March 2023 Position Description Start Application

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.


Candidate Resources 

Key selection criteria

Careers Victoria provides helpful advice about how to reply to key selection criteria. 

Your application

To be considered at the shortlisting stage, please ensure we receive a: 

  • cover letter 
  • resume 
  • 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.  

Application Process

Visit how to apply for more information about what happens after you submit your application.

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“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.”

TraceyKindergarten 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