Diploma Co-educator (Start 28th Jan 2022)

Posted by Dame Nellie Melba Kindergarten on 23 Nov 2021

Organisation Dame Nellie Melba Kindergarten
For Provider Dame Nellie Melba Kindergarten
Closing date 05.12.2021
Primary role Diploma Qualified Educator
Position type Part-time
Location Richmond
State VIC
About the Centre/Service DNMK is a sessional, committee run kindergarten with amazing outdoor environments and large open rooms. We implement a play based curriculum that includes outdoor play in any weather and long uninterrupted periods of play where children are able to problem solve and learn from the environment, peers and highly in tune educators supporting their learning. We value our team members and operate under ratio, with additional planning time and excellent PD opportunities. Please visit the website to find out more about us and see if we are the right fit for you. DNMK.com.au DNMK is committed to child safety. The protection and wellbeing of children and young persons is reflected in our zero tolerance for child abuse. All staff and volunteers have a moral and legal responsibility to ensure that young people are safe whilst involved in our care and programs. DNMK would like to acknowledge the Wurundjeri people, traditional owners of the land on which we learn and play.
Work Days of the Role Tuesday & Thursday and casual work on other days
Hours of Work of the Role Tues 8-4 Thurs 8-2.30
Description Due to a growth in our 3yo funded kinder program we are looking for an additional educator to join our experienced team for 2022. Our 3yo program will have 24 children with 3 educators, enabling us to offer a full indoor/outdoor program and a well under ratio experience for both the children and educators.   Our roster is not set in stone yet, so if you would like to join the DNMK team but are available on different days please apply and indicate your availability. There will also be casual hours available to supplement the permanent hours. Qualities you will have are:
  • 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
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education
  • Current and up-to-date First Aid, Anaphylaxis and Asthma Management Training (we can assist the successful candidate in obtaining these if required)
  • Current CPR,
  • Working with Children’s Check
  • As per the current Covid 19 vaccine mandate you will need to provide evidence of full vaccination.
Requirements WWCC
Industrial Agreement/Award Other
Salary Other Mirror award of VECTEA 2020.

Contact Name
Georgi Herrick
Application Procedure
Please email a cover letter outlining why you would like to work at DNMK and CV to above email.

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