Early Learning Centre


We are opening our Katherine Centre
in early 2023*

Kentish has exciting news for all families in Katherine!
We are opening our Katherine Centre in early 2023*
To enroll your child, please fill out the ‘Enquiry Now’ form below.

We are also recruiting educators for this centre.
For more information about the recruitment, please click on this link:
Send your resume to
Please indicate the position that you are applying for and attach your resume.

All Kentish employees must have: a current Working with Children Clearance (Ochre Card) and a Police Clearance.

Our new centre

Our new centre is located in Katherine East, at the corner of Casuarina and Hamdorf street. 

This centre will be named: Kentish Early Learning Centre (KELC) BIG RIVERS. This name reflects the location of Katherine which is in the middle of the Big Rivers Region.

KELC Big Rivers will be able to accommodate up to 104 children when it runs on full capacity, with the following break down:

0-1yo room – 11 babies
1-2yo room – 11 babies
2-3yo room A – 11 toddlers
2-3yo room B – 11 toddlers
3-4yo room A – 15 children
3-4yo room B – 15 children
4-5yo room – 30 children

The Centre will also be a new home for Kentish office in Katherine.

Other facilities that will be available in this centre include: a cafeteria, a multi-purpose space and children playgrounds with native plant landscaping surrounding this centre. 

Building Progress

Kentish Early Learning Centre - BIG RIVERS Expression of Interest Form

Please be advised that filling out this form does not guarantee a position in the Centre.

The Centre will be open in early 2023*

Come and work for us!

We have an exciting opportunity for you to work in our brand-new centre @Big Rivers Katherine!

We are looking for:
– Assistant Centre Director
– Early Childhood Teacher
– Diploma Qualified Educators
– Assistant Educators

On offer

– Discount on childcare fees and a priority spot for staff
– The opportunity to work within a growing organisation
– Paid team building every 3 months
– Extensive ongoing opportunities for Professional Development
– Above award pay and conditions
– Paid maternity leave in line with the Government paid parental leave
– 24/7 access to cutting-edge educational resources and webinars
– Paid professional development
– Wonderful supportive team

Permanent Full-time, Permanent Part-time and Casual positions.
Visa sponsorship options available to eligible candidates.

For more information and to apply for a position, please Contact Us


Kentish Early Learning Centre – BIG RIVERS




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