Human Resources

Childcare rates

Further information

  • Salary scales
  • Childcare-Agreement-2015

Childcare salary scales are in accordance with the current University of Western Australia Child Care Employees’ Collective Agreement.

Rates effective as of 4 September 2017

Step Salary Code Annual Fortnightly Hourly
Assistant Educator
Step 01 AEDU $46,107 $1,767.68 $23.57
Step 02 AEDU $46,997 $1,801.79 $24.02
Step 03 AEDU $47,894 $1,836.20 $24.48
Step 04 AEDU $48,791 $1,870.58 $24.94
Assistant Director
Step 01 ASDIR $61,179 $2,345.53 $31.27
Step 02 ASDIR $61,888 $2,372.69 $31.64
Step 03 ASDIR $63,213 $2,423.51 $32.31
Step 04 ASDIR $65,860 $2,524.99 $33.67
Director
Step 01 DIRCC $76,441 $2,930.63 $39.08
Step 02 DIRCC $77,968 $2,989.18 $39.86
Step 03 DIRCC $81,933 $3,141.20 $41.88
Step 04 DIRCC $84,864 $3,253.58 $43.38
Early Childhood Teacher
Step 01 ECTER $58,249 $2,233.17 $29.78
Step 02 ECTER $60,563 $2,321.90 $30.96
Step 03 ECTER $62,190 $2,384.30 $31.79
Step 04 ECTER $65,187 $2,499.18 $33.32
Food Coordinator
Step 01 FCOOR $47,137 $1,807.16 $24.10
Step 02 FCOOR $47,924 $1,837.34 $24.50
Kitchen Assistant
Step 01 KAS $46,739 $1,791.91 $23.89
Qualified Educator
Step 01 QEDU $55,128 $2,113.52 $28.18
Step 02 QEDU $56,301 $2,158.50 $28.78
Step 03 QEDU $57,644 $2,209.99 $29.47
Step 04 QEDU $59,015 $2,262.54 $30.17
Senior Educator
Step 01 SEDU $50,081 $1,920.02 $25.60
Step 02 SEDU $51,601 $1,978.31 $26.38