Early Childhood Educator

Posted by Gowrie Victoria on 08 Dec 2021

Organisation Gowrie Victoria
Closing date 22.01.2022
Primary role Diploma Qualified Educator
Position type Part-time
Location Yarraville
State VIC
Work Days of the Role 2 days minimum (16 hours)
Description We are recruiting for an Early Childhood Educator at our Yarraville service.  This is a part time role working a minimum of 2 days per week (16 hours). Yarraville is a 158-place service operating nine rooms (6 weeks to 5 years) including an integrated kinder program located a short walk from Yarraville Train station and surround by park lands. As Early Childhood Educator you will report to the Room Leader in a self-managed team that is staffed over ratio. Working together you will implement a high-quality early learning program by demonstrating initiative and completing tasks with minimal supervision.

About You

You will have a Diploma qualification in Early Childhood Education and Care or equivalent.  12 months experience working in early childhood is preferred, but we will also consider new graduates who have a great values fit to Gowrie. You will be able to build and maintain great relationships with children, families and colleagues and can work effectively in a team.

What can we offer you?

A competitive hourly rate (we pay above award rates), 15 days personal leave and annual leave loading paid in December when you really need it! We provide flexible planning time off the floor for all Educators. Regular adventures along Stony Creek with the children studying the wildlife on our doorstep. We also can participate in communities of practice and other development programs. We are proud that 80% of our employees rate Gowrie Victoria as a truly great place to work, and our employee engagement levels are in the top 10% for care-based organisations. We also practice what we preach and encourage all employees to ‘learn and grow’ with full access to the Early Childhood Australia Learning Hub, Coaching and mentoring across our programs, annual scholarships for continued study and many of our employees are studying towards further qualifications.

Do you think that you would like to work with us?

Please click this link which will take you to SEEK, complete the form with your details and upload your CV. We would also like to hear a little more about you and your skills and experiences, so please include a short cover letter. If you would like more information about this vacancy, please visit our website www.gowrievictoria.org.au/about/careers/, or call Bree McCabe on 03 9314 7886. We look forward to hearing from you.
Industrial Agreement/Award Children’s Services Award 2010

Contact Name
Jane Griffin

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