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Become a Childcare Educator in 12 months with the Works Program

Published on 17 Oct 2023 in Community News

Stepping Stone (SA) Childcare & Early Development Centres Pre-employment program

Join the program that trained the 2023 SA Childcare Educator of the year

Susan Barker, a previous graduate from this program was recently announced as SA's Best Childcare Educator. Susan has continued her career at Stepping Stone and is now an award-winning industry leader.

Who we are looking for

Child Care Services Training is looking for motivated people who are keen to start a career as a Childhood Educator to take part in their Pre-employment program.

Program participants will commit to a 48-week training program.

All participants need to be eligible to obtain a Working with Children Check and full vaccination against COVID-19 is preferred.

Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Program details

When and where:

From Wednesday 17 January to 11 December 2024.

This program will have a rolling intake throughout 2024.

Training runs on Wednesdays from 9:00 am — 4:00 pm.

Child Care Services Training

169 Salisbury Highway, Salisbury SA 5108.

Work experience:

160 hours of work experience placements on Tuesdays.


$600 student co-contribution fee.

Eligibility and subsidy criteria apply.

Register for the Stepping Stone (SA) Childcare & Early Development Centres Pre-employment program

Make your dream a reality