Realise your potential and have serious fun doing it!

Across Australia, the Affinity Learning Academy supports our people to complete further training and development, so they can reach their full potential.

Our award-winning approach enables people to study where they work, supported by dedicated Development Coaches, and a team who are 100% behind them.

The Affinity Learning Academy will support you to achieve more than you ever thought possible.

Supporting our people every step of the way

  • Development Coaches visit you at your place of work
  • Fully funded course fees to complete your Cert III or Diploma
  • Course resources provided at no cost
  • Flexible hours during exam time
  • Paid study time
  • Range of job opportunities upon course completion

Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care

Looking to develop your early childhood education skills? The Affinity Learning Academy and our preferred Registered Training Organisations providers will support you through a range of introductory qualifications to prepare you for impacting little lives. The first step of our career in early childhood education: a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care.

Diploma in Early Childhood Education & Care

Diploma-qualified educators play a valuable role in the implementation of our research-based approach to early education.

In each childcare centre, kindergarten or preschool our Diploma-qualified people are Room Leaders, Group Leaders, Educational Leaders and other vital roles.

Completing a Diploma in Early Childhood Education & Care prepares you for the role you’ll play in supporting children's growth and development in their earliest years.

Affinity Education Teacher Scholarship Pathway

For educators and managers who demonstrate dedication and quality performance in their roles, the Teacher Scholarship Pathway offers a fully-funded pathway to completing their Bachelor of Early Childhood Education and becoming an Early Childhood Teacher.

Once you complete the application process with Affinity Education and are approved, you will receive a sponsorship to complete your Bachelor of Early Childhood Education. Scholarships are available at a number of universities around Australia.


Studying with Affinity

At Affinity Education, our team of early childhood professionals are committed to the education and development of the children in their care. In turn, we support our staff with personalised career pathways. Whether you want to become a Centre Manager, Quality Advisor, or something else, our award-winning People & Culture team will support you each step of the way.

We are always looking for people who are living the team spirit! Discover our current opportunities or get in touch with our People & Culture team today for a confidential career discussion.

We are proud to offer an extensive program of employee benefits. Some of these include: 

  • Personalised career development opportunities 

  • Opportunity to study an early childhood qualification through the Affinity Learning Academy  

  • Scholarship opportunities to study a bachelor's degree in early childhood education 

  • Staff discount program for Affinity Education centres 

  • Dedicated Centre Support Office to help you reach your business, compliance and educational goals 

  • A generous employee referral program 

  • Supplied uniforms 

  • Recognition program and annual Centre Manager conference