Casual Relief Staff – Early Childhood Teachers Bayside Area
Organisation Bentleigh West Kindergarten Inc
Closing date 28.05.2021
Primary role Early Childhood Teacher
Position type Casual
About the Centre/Service Bentleigh West Kindergarten Inc. (BWK) is a community-based Kindergarten with an open, friendly and caring environment for 3 and 4 Year Old children to learn, grow, develop and explore in their own way. Small class sizes support our creative, imaginative, active and stimulating activities both indoors and outdoors. BWK’s philosophy is aligned with the ‘Walker Learning Approach’, with a program designed to allow children to make choices, challenge their thinking, scaffold their learning and development and that uses a range of intentional teaching areas to facilitate learning and exploring their world through play. BWK prides itself as being a parent-run Kindergarten. Our families play an active role in the overall management of the Kinder. BWK offers one 3YO program (one day per week) and two 4 Year Old programs (three days per week each).
Work Days of the Role Casual Teacher Any day – Monday to Friday
Hours of Work of the Role Varied
Description We are seeking passionate and enthusiastic qualified Early Childhood Teachers and Educators to join our pool of relief staff for our 3 Year Old group and two 4 Year Old group programs. We require reliable staff we can call on in the event of staff leave and professional development days. Our ideal candidates are Teachers and Educators who can work cooperatively and professionally as a member of our friendly team to assist in the provision of a high quality program for children in their care. We are also looking for an Educator to join our 4 year old Nature Kinder program to work alongside our current team. The successful candidate must be able to work every Wednesday and Friday from 9.15am to 11.30am. Successful applicant may be offered extra casual hours in 3- and 4-year-old programs depending on availability. The successful candidate/s will have a strong emphasis on play-based learning with a commitment to providing a safe, supportive and inclusive environment for all children. For further information please contact our Director, Nichole Jenkins, on 9557 8365 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To apply, please email Nichole your CV and a cover letter, listing your qualifications and your availability.
Qualifications Minimum Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (or ACECQA approved equivalent) for the Teacher role
Requirements VIT Registration
Industrial Agreement/Award Victorian Early Childhood Teachers and Educators Agreement 2016 (VECTEA)