Promoting Positive Childhoods Together

Join the team who has been promoting positive childhoods in Western Australia for over 100 years

Are you interested in a rewarding career, enriching early education experiences for children, and supporting the development and wellbeing of families and community?

Meerilinga Young Children’s Foundation Inc. is a not-for-profit organisation working with children, their families, and the community to promote positive childhoods.


We run our Children and Family Services across eight Perth locations. These services include Early Learning Programs, Playgroups, Parenting Services, and community and family events. We employ Educators, Place Administrators, Enrolment Officers, and others to best support the children, families, and community who engage with our Services.

Through the Meerilinga Training College, we offer the Certificate III and Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care. We employ qualified Trainers, Youth Support Workers, Administration Support, Sales Representatives, and others to ensure our College runs smoothly and supports students through their learning journey and into employment.


We are committed to leading and challenging each other to be a community where everyone is respected and heard. Our team at Meerilinga also benefit from:

  • Free onsite parking available;
  • Salary sacrifice options;
  • Regular professional development opportunities;
  • Additional paid Christmas leave;
  • Part uniform supplied.

If you are looking for a rewarding position with a community focus and have the qualifications and experience to join our team, we would love to hear from you!


Meerilinga acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of Whadjuk, Noongar Boodjar, where Meerilinga’s main offices are located, and recognise their continuing connection to land, water, and community. 

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer, where all applicants are treated with fairness and respect and have equal access to the opportunities available.


Please find our current vacancies below: