Team Leader (Specialist Teacher) – Preschool Disability Early Intervention

  • Lead a multidisciplinary team
  • Preschool setting
  • Flexible work arrangements and great staff benefits

Make a positive impact! As team leader you will be responsible for ensuring therapeutic services to families who have a child with additional needs and/or who are enrolled in one of our services. 

Koorana Child and Family Services is looking for an experienced Specialist Teacher to lead, coach and support a team of practitioners in the delivery of a quality service that is underpinned by family-centred principles.

About You

You are degree qualified in Early Childhood Education with qualifications and/or experience in special education. Your experience will include the delivery of evidence-based early childhood intervention practices and processes and working with children with additional learning needs in natural learning environments. A solid theoretical understanding of child development and of disabilities and knowledge of the principles of family-centred practice, great communication and interpersonal skills together with the ability to work in CALD environment will contribute to your success in this role. You will also be able to demonstrate the skills necessary to engage, resource and lead teams in multi-disciplinary and trans-disciplinary practice approaches.

Why us?

We offer a positive, truly collaborative and supportive work environment, flexible working conditions, competitive remuneration with access to salary packaging of up to $18,550 per year, realistic performance targets, with support as you build your caseload and experience, as well as opportunities to achieve generous bonus remuneration and access to ongoing professional development.

If you have any questions about the role, please forward those via email to

If this role is just what you are looking for, then we would love to hear from you! Apply now by submitting your resume and cover letter to  Preferred candidates will be subject to a Working with Children, NDIS Worker and Criminal Record check.

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and supports an inclusive approach in the workplace. We celebrate our diversity and welcome staff regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, gender identity and lifestyle choices. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

No recruiters, please. We love the work you do but are going solo on this one. We promise… if we need help, we’ll reach out to you


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