Lead Educator

Feel supported as you further your knowledge and forge your own career path in early childhood education.
Our Lead Educators provide children with engaging educational programs and a nurturing learning environment with our reserach-driven learning approach. This wouldn't be possible without our team of passionate and professional early childhood educators, going above and beyond to ensure positive social, emotional and academic outcomes for their children.



At Affinity, our Lead Educators hold or are working towards a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care. The Affinity Learning Academy is there to encourage and support them through their academy pursuits.

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What does a Lead Educator do?
These leaders are focused on assisting and guiding educators in their planning and programs delivered in each room within a centre. They mentor, motivate and most importantly, they empower educators to succeed and build on their knowledge of early childhood education and best practice.
What qualifications are required for the role?
Our Lead Educators have their Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care and either have or are working towards their Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care.
How do you support employees undertaking qualifications?
Each employee undertaking qualifications with The Affinity Learning Academy is supported with on-the-job coaching, subsidised funding, access to professional development opportunities through our online hub, comprehensive development plans, and more.
  • "Affinity Education is a supportive, professional company that really values their staff and the quality of care provided. Would highly recommend to anyone who is looking for employment or childcare for their children."
  • "Affinity is a great company to work for and offers so much support and opportunity to grow. I love coming to work each day to a great team of leaders and educators! "
  • "Working with Affinity has been a great experience for me and my career, as I started my first job with Affinity and I am still working with them. I have been working with Affinity for more than three years now and I still love my job. Such a great company. "
  • "I have worked for a lot of different companies, however I find Affinity Education to be the best with work/home-life balance. Affinity understands the roles of working mothers. "
  • "A huge thank you to Affinity Education for all of the amazing opportunities that are presented to every educator. I wouldn’t be in the position I am now without your full support! "
  • "I enjoy working for this company so much! Only place I’ve worked for that encourages a healthy work/life balance as well as seeing their educators better themselves academically. "
  • "Affinity is the best company to work for, with so many different opportunities available for career progression. If you want somewhere where you don’t just feel as though you are a number, and love what you do, Affinity Education is where you are able to shine. "
  • "The ability to reach and achieve your full potential, with the benefits of an amazing Centre Support Office team who will guide and support you in your role! "
  • "Affinity education group is the MOST supportive company I have ever worked for. I started with Affinity doing my diploma as assistant educator, then become Lead Educator, then assistant manager then became Centre Manager. I LOVE coming to work I walk in with a smile and walk out with a smile."