Diploma Qualified Educator 2022
Organisation Auburn South Preschool Inc
For Provider Auburn South Preschool
Closing date 21.01.2022
Primary role Diploma Qualified Educator
Position type Part-time
Location Hawthorn East
About the Centre/Service Auburn South Preschool (ASPS) is a community-based kindergarten, run by a committee of management, situated alongside Anderson Park in the leafy Melbourne suburb of Hawthorn East. Auburn South Preschool is dedicated to providing a safe, healthy and welcoming learning environment for all children, families and early childhood professionals. The preschool prides itself on providing a high-quality standard of education and care. We are committed to providing a child safe environment and we recognise the important role that educators play in protecting and advocating for children’s wellbeing.
Work Days of the Role Wednesday 12.00am - 4.45pm, Thursday 8.15am – 3.45pm and Friday 8.15am – 3.45pm
Hours of Work of the Role Total 18.75hrs (15 contact hours, 3.75 non-contact hours)
Description Auburn South Preschool is looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and dedicated Diploma Qualified Educator to work with our 4yo Purple Bilby group. The successful applicant will be committed to providing a nurturing and inclusive environment, supporting all students to feel safe and secure, with a strong sense of belonging. The applicant will be passionate about providing high quality education in a community kinder and be able to support the ECT in providing an engaging play-based kinder experience.The new team member should have excellent interpersonal skills to allow them to engage with the children and their families, work colleagues and the Committee of Management. They will confidently engage in and actively contribute to the development of our high-quality educational programs and our service.The successful applicant would be provided with professional development opportunities to grow and contribute within our preschool.They will conduct themselves in a professional manner, have a sound understanding of the Victorian Early Years Learning & Development Framework and the National Quality Framework, and be able to work collaboratively in a team environment.Auburn South Preschool is committed to creating an environment where the safety, wellbeing, and participation of all children and young people is paramount. Additional focus is given to vulnerable children, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, as well as children with a disability. We have zero tolerance of child abuse. All staff must commit to a culture that supports and embraces Child Safe Standards and adhere to our Code of Conduct.Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted at this stage.
Qualifications Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care. The successful applicant will have a thorough understanding of the Early Years Frameworks, National Quality Standards and current regulations.
Additional Requirements CPR and Mandatory Reporting Certificate
Industrial Agreement/Award Victorian Early Childhood Teachers and Educators Agreement 2020 (VECTEA)