Activity Group Leader – Extended Care

Posted by Sherbourne Preschool Assoc Inc on 27 Jan 2021

Organisation Sherbourne Preschool Assoc Inc
Closing date 20.09.2021
Primary role Activity Group Leader (AGL)
Position type Part-time
Location Montmorency
State VIC
About the Centre/Service Sherbourne Preschool is a community based centre, providing three and four-year-old sessional kindergarten programs. Located in leafy Montmorency, the kinder is well established and set in a beautiful natural garden setting. We believe in providing children with a challenging, engaging and stimulating learning environment and strongly value the importance of play-based programs. Our team is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children.
Work Days of the Role Monday and Friday 12:30pm - 4pm (session times)
Hours of Work of the Role 10 hours per week. Monday 12.00pm-5.00pm. Friday 12.00pm-5.00pm
Description We are seeking a Diploma trained Activity Group Leader to lead our Educare program. Educare is an extended care program that leads on from our 3 and 4 year old kinder sessions on a Monday and a Friday afternoon.  The position is to start at the beginning of Term 4, 2021. Monday afternoon Educare leads on from our 3 year old session and the Friday afternoon leads on from our 4 year old session. Educare is open to all current Sherbourne families and may be a mixed group with children from both our 3 and 4 year old groups. The successful candidate will have a passion for working in the early years sector and will work cooperatively as part of a team to assist in the provision of a healthy, safe and welcoming environment for the children. You will aim to provide a high quality program that ensures the support of the children's learning and development. Qualities you will have will include;
  • A creative and cooperative team player
  • Value making fulfilling connections with children and families.
  • Have an interest in natural play spaces and nurturing children's care and respect for the outdoors
  • Experience in play-based and emergent curriculum
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Commitment to excellence in early childhood
Please contact our Director and Lead Teacher, at admin@sherbournepreschool.com if you would like us to send you a position description.
Qualifications
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education
  • Current and up-to-date First Aid, Anaphylaxis and Asthma Management Training
  • Current CPR
  • Working with Children’s Check and current Police Check
Requirements WWCC
Industrial Agreement/Award Victorian Early Childhood Teachers and Educators Agreement 2020 (VECTEA)

Contact Name
Jo Barker
Application Procedure
Please send your resume and cover letter

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