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Now recruiting on the Atherton Tablelands, Cairns, Innisfail to Mossman.

  • Family Day Care Cairns are recruiting caring persons to become Family Day Care Educators! 

    Benefits of becoming a Care Educator with Family Day Care Cairns:

    • Make a difference in the lives of children
    • An opportunity to provide quality child care and education for children
    • Free professional development training; free start up resources and equipment
    • Free New Educator registration
    • Fully supported by Family Day Care Cairns
    • Working from home
    • Determine your own income
    • Build your own flexible business
    • Tax benefits
    • You will become a part of a Not for Profit Scheme with exceptional community presence


    Why work with us?

    Having a business with Family Day Care Cairns results in quality childcare and education for children. When you are registered with Family Day Care Cairns, you are part of a passionate community, and a Not for Profit organisation supporting you in your own successful and profitable business as a Family Day Care Educator from your home.

    You will benefit from the support and knowledge of our Coordination Team, who provide local and specialised support on a one-on-one basis to you in your home. There is also an opportunity for highly profitable income per week, and for more details please contact our Coordination Unit directly. In additional to this, there are many tax benefits to operating your own Family Day Care Service that is registered with Family Day Care Cairns.

  • As well as providing specialised training to help you kick start your business, we offer a variety of support options, including:

    • One-on-one sessions
    • Educator-led training sessions
    • Networking opportunities
    • Professional workshops
    • Regular home visits
    • Membership to professional organisations
    • Support through your Certificate III in Children’s Services and any other formal qualifications you may wish to gain

    The resources and equipment provided includes: cots, prams, cars seats, sleeping stretchers, high chairs, baby equipment, outdoors equipment, tables, chairs, toys, books, dolls – anything you can think of we have it!
    We also have a vehicle for pick up and drops offs for play sessions and networking services.

    Already an Educator and wanting to transfer to Family Day Care Cairns?

    Transferring to Family Day Care Cairns for existing Educators involves no fees and charges for the Educator or the families registered with them. We’d love to have you onboard and join our organisation, as we are the longest operating Family Day Care Scheme in the region and have an exceptional community presence.

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