Adelaide Hills R-12 Identity



The Hills Christian Community School (HILLS) is a co-educational, non-denominational Christian School, for Reception to Year 12 students. Our ELC – Year 12 Campus is situated on picturesque grounds at Verdun, which is only minutes away from the South-Eastern Freeway and 5 minutes from Hahndorf.

The engaging learning environment on both campuses promotes curiosity, discovery and independence with respectful relationships being developed between the staff and students.

There are no current positions available at HILLS, but please fill in the relief application form if you are interested in a TRT role.

ELC Diploma Qualified Educator

Diploma Qualified ELC Educator including Before and/or After School Care & Vacation Care , Replacement Contract commencing Term 2 2024 (Week commencing 29th April)

4 Shifts per week, approx 27.5 hours (ideally days as follows):

  • 7:00am – 2:00pm Tuesday & Friday
  • 11:00am – 6:00pm Wednesday & Thursday

The ELC is closed for two weeks over the Christmas Break and another two weeks of holiday can be taken at the individual’s discretion, in consultation with the ELC Director (to ensure that a suitable replacement is available).


The ELC Diploma Qualified Educator must have:

  • a minimum qualification of a Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
  • current Working with Children Check
  • current Reporting Abuse and Neglect training
  • current HLTAID012 “Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting” First Aid training.
  • current Drivers Licence

Staff members of The Hills Christian Community School Inc. are expected to uphold and demonstrate personal qualities and behaviours which are consistent with the School’s statement of Aims and Objectives and its Statement of Belief. These include:

  • A love of children and Early Childhood Education
  • Acceptance and respect for people from diverse backgrounds and viewpoints
  • The ability to work co-operatively and harmoniously with others
  • Being supportive and encouraging to children, colleagues and parents
  • Developing positive relationships and open communication within the School community.

Application Process

  1. Application Form including 3 referees, preferably one of whom is a Pastoral reference.
  2. Cover Letter outlining the applicant’s interests in undertaking the advertised position (maximum one A4 page).
  3. Curriculum Vitae including a summary of qualifications and positions held with key achievements.
  4. Key Selection Criteria Summary as outlined in the Role Description (maximum two A4 pages).
  5. Supporting documents.

Applications to be emailed to

A short-listing process will take place after applications close and interviews will be held soon after. If there are any questions regarding the position or the application process, please contact the HR Department on or phone 08 8388 7811.

Applications close COB 15th March 2024

*Also seeking applications for relief Educators – Cert III, Diploma & Bach Early Childhood Teachers.

Role Description & Application Form

ELC Diploma Qualified Educator Job Description 2024

Interactive Application Form