Career Opportunities

Early Childhood Professional

About us

Manuka Childcare Centre (MOCCA) is an active part of our local community, and we are fortunate to be situated in the beautiful leafy green suburb of Griffith. We celebrate, seek to understand, and provide a voice for a diverse range of cultures and languages. Our commitment to inclusive practices supports children, families, and educators to feel secure, confident, and connected to MOCCA. We have been situated here in this beautiful suburb for over fifty years nurturing children, families, each other, and the community.

In September 2021 MOCCA was rated as Exceeding the National Quality Standard across all seven quality areas.

MOCCA is a reflective space, where individuals are thoughtful, creative, and strategic; a space where critical perspectives are supported; and a place where questioning and creativity are encouraged to find innovative ways of moving forward.

If this sounds like the place for you then please read on!

About the role

We are looking for an early childhood professional to join our well established and friendly team. Together we have created a special culture within our team. It is a place of respect, kindness, creativity, and professionalism.

The position is part time (24 hours per week) commencing Wednesday, 1 June 2022.

Role requirements

We are looking for an educator who:

  • has Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (or equivalent), or a Bachelor of Education (ECE), or who is working toward one of the above qualifications.
  • holds a Working with Vulnerable People Registration (ACT).
  • First Aid qualifications.
  • Reliable and professional work ethic; and
  • Experience working with children from birth to school age.

To apply for this position please email your resume and application cover letter addressing your suitability for the role to

For more information, please call the Director, Rowena Muir on (02) 6295 6503. Previous applicants need not apply.

Applications close 25 May 2022.

MOCCA encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, young people, mature-age workers, people with disabilities, male educators, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for its roles.