Diploma/Cert lll Co-Educator – 3 Year Old Program
Organisation Woodhouse Grove Kindergarten Assoc Inc
For Provider Woodhouse Grove Kindergarten
Closing date 29.10.2021
Primary role Certificate III Educator
Position type Part-time
Location Box Hill North
About the Centre/Service Woodhouse Grove Kindergarten is a community based, committee run kindergarten in Box Hill North. The kinder currently offers two groups of three-year old and two groups of four-year-old sessional kinder programs within two learning spaces. Our progressive kindergarten is dedicated to providing an inspiring and supportive educational experience of the highest quality, to maximize each child’s potential. Our dedicated team is committed to providing an innovative educational experience for our children and their families, this has been reflected in our overall assessment of Exceeding the National Quality Standards. We pride ourselves of delivering a warm, welcoming and nurturing environment where children feel safe to explore, develop and grow. Woodhouse Grove Kindergarten is committed to being a child safe organisation and has zero tolerance for child abuse. We recognise our legal and moral responsibilities in keeping children and young people safe from harm and promoting their best interests. We have specific policies, procedures and training in place to support our employees and volunteers to achieve these commitments. In our environment all children have a voice and are listened to, their views are respected, and they actively contribute to the planning and development of our kindergarten program and its environment.
Work Days of the Role Wednesday & Friday
Hours of Work of the Role Wednesday 9:00am-2:30pm, Friday 9:00am-3:00pm (Includes team planning time)
Description We are currently seeking a motivated and enthusiastic part-time Co-Educator with either a Certificate III or Diploma qualification (or equivalent) to support our 3 year old children and teachers. This part-time position will commence in Term 1 2022 for each Wednesday and Friday. As the roll out of funded 3 year old kindergarten progresses, there will be opportunity for increased hours over the coming years. This role is a great opportunity for you to be a key part in enhancing and educating the lives of the children in this area. The candidate will need to communicate effectively with children, committee, parents, staff and other professionals. They will need to work in a cooperative, flexible and professional manner; and have a strong and passionate work ethic within the team. The successful applicant must have a sound knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework and the Policies and procedures of Woodhouse Grove Kindergarten. All interested applicants are invited to apply by forwarding your covering letter and resume (with contact details of two referees) to Sally Morgan via email by Friday 29th October, 2021 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Qualifications Certificate III or Diploma of Early Childhood (or equivalent)
Requirements VIT Registration
Industrial Agreement/Award Victorian Early Childhood Teachers and Educators Agreement 2020 (VECTEA)