Early childhood Educator- Certificate III

Posted by Clifton Street Childrens centre on 10 Jun 2020

Organisation Clifton Street Childrens centre
For Provider Clifton Street Childrens centre
Closing date 31.08.2022
Primary role Certificate III Educator
Position type Full-time
Location Northcote
State VIC
About the Centre/Service We are a not-for-profit community-run long day care and kindergarten, providing care and education to children aged from 6 months to 5 years. We are in the heart of Northcote, Melbourne providing accessible quality education and care to the community. CSCC is a professional work environment where our staff and educators are respected, valued and we recognise the importance of all our employees’ health and well-being. We pride ourselves in our NQF Exceeding Rating. Educators are offered above award pay and conditions (conditions under the attractive union negotiated Professional Community Standards 2021), are provided with professional development opportunities, as well as mentoring. CSCC has places for 77 children across four rooms. We are proud of our diverse, professional team who encourage strong, open relationships with families. Families are an integral part of our centre community and their contribution and collaboration is extremely valued and believe it is essential to work in partnership with families. The children's rooms are centred on play-based learning and intentional teaching, while creating learning environments that are responsive to all children's strengths, skills and interests. We are committed to children learning about Australian history and our First People, we do this by embedding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives across all our programs and practices. We are a child safe environment and are committed to children’s protection from any form of harm.
Work Days of the Role Monday- Friday
Hours of Work of the Role rostered between 7.15am to 6pm
Description Are you looking for the opportunity to work in a high-quality not-for-profit service? An exciting opportunity has come up to join the education team at CSCC as an Early Childhood Educator. Candidates for the role should be passionate about early childhood development, demonstrate open and transparent communication skills in building respectful relationships with children, families and educators. Candidates should also be strong in using their knowledge and skills to support a program that challenges and enhances the early education of all children. We are looking for someone who meets the following criteria:
  • Certificate III
  • Sound, practical working knowledge and implementation of the National Quality Framework and the Early Years Learning Framework
  • Current First Aid Certificate/Asthma & Anaphylaxis certificates
  • Current WWCC
  • Current child safety training – Mandatory reporting and other obligations
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Proven ability to engage in critical reflection of performance and practice
  • Fully vaccinated against COVId-19
Requirements WWCC
Industrial Agreement/Award Professional Childcare Standard 2015

Contact Name
Kathy or Melissa
Application Procedure
Email CV to above email address

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