Early Childhood Traineeship


Role Overview

About Us 

At Only About Children we have a strong focus on quality education and care for children and equally, for our team members. When joining Only About Children, you can feel confident you’ll be supported, mentored and coached not only in your new role but in your future career and life aspirations.

Only About Children Traineeship 

Our Certificate III Traineeship Programs offers the opportunity to study a nationally accredited course while working in the industry, allowing our students to gain the relevant, hands-on experience required to set them up to succeed. 

We have positions available for the Traineeship program in the following locations

  • Asquith
  • Hornsby
  • Turramurra
  • Wahroonga
  • West Pymble

 Why join our Traineeship Program?

  • Complete a Certificate III in Education and Care within 12-18 months whilst gaining paid industry experience
  • Secure a permanent position once you complete your qualification 
  • Receive training and mentoring through a formalised training program
  • Be supported by a dedicated trainer who guides you through your studies.
  • Networking opportunities to build relationships with other students.
  • No experience is required as this is an entry-level position.
  • Career progression opportunities are available as well


  • ✨ Reduced childcare fees of 50%
  • ✨ Access to an Employee Assistance Program to support wellbeing
  • ✨ 4 weeks of paid annual leave plus additional study time
  • ✨ Continue to study your diploma with financial support 
  • ✨ Refer your friends for work and receive a referral fee

At Only About Children, we have a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion and want you to bring your whole self to work. We welcome and encourage applications from all members of the community, including those who identify as Australian Aboriginal and / or Torres Strait Islander.

Please visit us at www.oac.edu.au or call Colleen on 0448 666 397 for a confidential discussion about your career goals.

Sounds like the role for you?

We'd love to hear from you, apply now and take the next step in your career!