Jabiru is a great place to work. Because our services are growing, we are often looking for new people to work in our programs.


Casual Program Worker

We currently have entry level employment opportunities as a Casual Program Worker at several of our services in Brisbane, Moreton Bay Region and Redlands. In this role you would be facilitating sports, art, science, cooking, music or other fun recreation and learning activities with children aged 5-12. You would be working as part of a team in a primary school setting before school, after school and all day during the school holidays. This work is ideal for:

  • uni students (great experience if you are studying to be a teacher)
  • people looking for an entry into the childcare industry
  • people who have other responsibilities and want part-time, casual work close to home
  • people who are already working part-time at the schools we are in – teacher aides, tuckshop staff, etc.

All staff need a Paid Working with Children Check.


Team Leaders and Service Managers

We are also keen to meet people with experience in school age care, who may be interested in a rewarding career with a quality provider and a unique practice philosophy and framework. The people we are looking for will bring:

  • Experience as an effective, wise and knowledgeable senior practitioner providing leadership in a school age care service.
  • Capacity to lead a thriving and vibrant staff team.
  • Ability to prepare and implement high quality, innovative, developmentally appropriate programs in school age care, and to include children and families in this process.
  • Understanding of the processes and skills required to engage children in contributing to their own unique experience of community.
  • Skills in communicating and collaborating with families, professionals, community members and fellow staff members.
  • Comprehensive understanding of the National Quality Framework for School Age Care and the requirements of the National Quality Standard.
  • A completed qualification of at least diploma level, relevant to the care of children.
  • A Paid Working with Children Check

If you are interested in working for Jabiru, please email a cover letter saying the role you are interested in and why you would love to work at Jabiru, together with your resume, to

For more information, please phone Emma on 3269 0044.