Early Childhood Educator
Organisation Bimbadeen Preschool Inc
Closing date 08.10.2021
Primary role Certificate III Educator
Position type Part-time
About the Centre/Service Bimbadeen Pre-School is a community-based kindergarten overseen by a volunteer committee of management and is located amongst parkland in Mooroolbark. An exciting opportunity for an experienced early childhood educator (Certificate III) in our four-year-old Green Group is available from Term 1, 2022.
Work Days of the Role Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday
Hours of Work of the Role 22.5 hours per week
Description The person will assist with the development and provision of a quality, developmentally appropriate program for children in our four-year-old Green Group. This program is to be developed in consultation with the committee, the parents of children attending and the early childhood teacher in charge of the program and be responsive to the needs of the community. The person will also work cooperatively as a member of a small team to provide a developmentally appropriate program. The position is 22.5 hours per week. Teaching time is 15 hours. Tuesday: 12.30pm – 4.30pm (4 hours), Wednesday: 8am – 1.30pm (5.5 hours) & Friday: 8am – 1.30pm (5.5 hours). Non-teaching time is 7.5 hours. The position offers above award conditions.
Qualifications Hold an approved Certificate III qualification or equivalent pursuant to the National Law and Regulations.
Additional Requirements Commencement date is 28 January 2022 (handover during Term 4, 2021 would be desirable as well as attendance at our Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, 17 November 2021 at 7.30pm and the Green Group orientation session on Tuesday, 7 December). Bimbadeen Pre-School Inc is a Child Safe and equal opportunity employer. We are committed to child safety and have zero tolerance of child abuse. Applicants should be aware that we will carry out WWCC and reference checks. Experience in working in a community-run stand-alone pre-school is also highly desirable. The successful applicant should be able to fill the position of a person in day-to-day charge if required by the Approved Provider in accordance with the Regulations. To obtain further information (including a position description) please contact Carolyn, Administration Officer at email@example.com.
Industrial Agreement/Award Victorian Early Childhood Teachers and Educators Agreement 2020 (VECTEA)
Email your application, including your resume, by the closing date.