Early Childhood Education Assistant (101554)

Posted by Hume City Council on 13 Sep 2021

Organisation Hume City Council
Closing date 16.09.2021
Primary role Early Childhood Teacher
Position type Part-time
Location Broadmeadows
State VIC
About the Centre/Service Hume City Council is seeking an experienced, highly motivated, and engaging Early Childhood Education Assistant to support the Preschool Program. Permanent, Part time, Bradford Avenue Preschool.
Description *Salary in accordance with qualifications and experience *Permanent, Part time (16.75 hours per week), Bradford Avenue Preschool Hume City Council is seeking an experienced, highly motivated, and engaging Early Childhood Education Assistant to support the Preschool Program. The successful candidate will be passionate about the early years space, supporting professional growth and contemporary service delivery. In this role, you will support the Early Childhood Teacher in developing, implementing, and evaluating a high-quality educational program. Your responsibilities will include documenting of children's learning and development and working with children and families to ensure a positive program experience. You will ensure the delivery of responsive, innovative, and high-quality services. You will guide the pedagogy and educational program at this service and identify and act on opportunities to support growth, learning and the embedding of contemporary practice. You will draw on your skills in leading an efficient and smooth operation. You will work in collaboration with and support the Program Supervisor to ensure a cohesive and consistent approach to service delivery. Key Skills
  • Demonstrated experience in contributing to a high quality, innovative, inclusive program that is responsive to the needs of the preschool community.
  • Knowledge of the relevant legislation and frameworks and demonstrated experience in ensuring high standards of compliance and contemporary practice.
  • Commitment to continual improvement through reflective practice and pedagogical excellence to ensure positive experience for children and families.
  • Thorough knowledge of Child Safe Standards and a commitment to honouring the rights of the child.
Company Profile Hume City Council is a leader in local government and is recognised for its innovation, initiative, leadership, service, quality and support for its people. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a safe working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion and the principles of gender equality. Our Council recognises the value of the diversity and strength of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures to the heritage of all Australians. We have zero tolerance for child abuse and adhere to the Victorian Child Safe Standards and related legislation. Our people are required to observe child safe requirements and support the safety, participation, wellbeing and empowerment of children. Our strong commitment to social justice and the environment provides opportunities for employees to participate in various programs. We offer flexible work arrangements and a range of other employee benefits to support employee's work life balance. For further information please view position description or contact Jodi Topham on 0407 398 532.
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Contact Name
Jodi Topham
Application Procedure
To apply for this job go to: http://hume.recruitmenthub.com.au/Vacancies. (Job ID: 5643401) Applications close 28 Sep 2021

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