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Family Day Care Educators

  • Passionate about working with children & want to play a part in shaping their futures

  • Operate your own business from home, and set your own work hours

  • Locations across the Sydney

About the opportunity

Family Day Care is an education and care service offering families affordable, personalised care within the educators own home environment. The Family Day Care Scheme will do an assessment of each residence and advise of any changes that may be required before care can begin. Educators may care for up to 7 children at any one time, with no more than 4 children under school age.

Family Day Care is a unique opportunity to develop your own educational programs based on the approved learning frameworks and the needs and ideas of individual children, while building long lasting bonds.


You will be supported by your approved service through regular home visits, training, meetings and workshops to support you in maintaining currency of skills and knowledge, and to deliver quality education and care to the children in your service.

For further information about becoming a Family Day Care educator please visit:

About you

To be considered you will have:

  • An approved Certificate III level training or currently actively working towards obtaining an approved Certificate III level training in early childhood education and care or higher

  • Hold, or be willing to obtain a: Working with Children Check for the applicant and for all persons at the premises over 18 years

  • Police Check (issued within 6 months)

  • HLTDAID004 First Aid and HLTDAID001 CPR

  • Public Liability Insurance

  • Australian Business Number (ABN)

If you have these attributes and qualifications, please contact us to apply. Applications close on 18 August 2019.

Sydney Family Day Care is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, always. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Sydney family day care is subject to a satisfactory national police check and Working With Children Check prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract


About Sydney Family Day Care

At Sydney Family Day Care Scheme, we strive to provide excellent home-based education and care environments to nurture every child's growth and learning. At Sydney Family Day Care our central aim is promoting and supporting all aspects of Family Day Care.


Since established in 2014, the scheme has worked to maintain an outstanding level of support for all of its educators, and to create healthy, safe and vibrant environments for individual educators and the children in their care.

Children in Family Day Care have the advantages of learning and developing socially, educationally and emotionally within the security of a small group. They will participate in activities that have been planned to suit each child's individual needs, such as story-telling, singing, playing games, outdoor play and executions.

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