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Welcome to our page providing details on job opportunities with Murrumbidgee Council.

We are located in the southern area of the Riverina region of New South Wales and service the towns of Coleambally, Darlington Point, Jerilderie and surrounds.

Our Council is a fantastic place to work, with around 90 people employed in a variety of indoor and outdoor positions.

Each and every one of us plays an important part in providing services and facilities to our community. 

Whether you prefer to work indoors or outdoors, if your passion is to deliver a high standard of work and you're reliable and committed, then Murrumbidgee Council is the place for you!

Team spirit is another quality that is very important to us as we have a close-knit and inclusive organisation.


Creativity | Teamwork | Innovation

We strive to deliver quality services and well-maintained facilities. We achieve this with strong, positive and trusted leadership that respects traditional principles and forward-thinking, and through this, nurtures who we are, where we live and what we have built.

Trust - We have confidence in all cogs of the Council wheel, which leads to efficiencies through a cooperative approach.
Honesty - We are open, honest and accountable and have great and justifiable pride in our work.
Teamwork - We work together and embrace a team environment of inclusion, equality and open communication.
Respect - We genuinely respect each other and appreciate our individual skills, characters and backgrounds.

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Educators - Jerilderie Early Learning Centre

We are seeking dedicated and passionate educators to join our team in providing high-quality early learning and care services to up to 43 children, ranging from 6 weeks to school age. We prefer full-time positions, but we are open to hearing from you if you would like to work part-time or casual.

As an educator, you will be responsible for developing tailored educational programs to meet the diverse needs of children in our care, all while ensuring compliance with legislative standards.
We are looking for educators who have leadership qualities, knowledge of the National Quality Framework and the ability to guide and support others. You will be working with a motivated and friendly team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for experienced educators to make a real difference in the lives of young children and their families.

Candidates who are working towards their Diploma (more than 50% complete) or are returning to the workforce are strongly encouraged to apply.

Apply now to take the next step in your career and join our team in this exciting new facility.

We offer impressive benefits for this position, including:

  • Salary ranging from $65,830 to $78,500 (subject to qualifications, skills and experience)
  • Generous professional development and training opportunities, including payment of 100% of tuition costs for Commonwealth-supported programs and reimbursement of all stationery and study material costs
  • Opportunities to grow your career
  • Attractive employment conditions in line with the Local Government (State) Award 2023
  • 4 weeks annual leave (permanent, full-time employees)
  • 3 weeks of sick leave each year (permanent, full-time employees)
  • 6.5 weeks Long Service Leave after 5 years (permanent, full-time employees)
  • Access to the Employee Assistance Program for you and your family

Download the Position Description

For a confidential discussion, in the first instance, please contact Sarah Gurciullo People and Culture Officer on 0417 765 465.

Please email your resume and cover letter to: jobs@murrumbidgee.nsw.gov.au

Applications remain open until the position is filled.

Please note - all employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as per the Murrumbidgee Council Vaccination Policy 2022