Early Childhood Teacher
Organisation Friend Street Kindergarten Inc
Closing date 30.09.2021
Primary role Early Childhood Teacher
Position type Part-time
Location Mont Albert North
About the Centre/Service Friend Street Kindergarten has been welcoming families from surrounding suburbs since opening in 1952 and is well known within the community and local schools. We have a quality play-based curriculum that is delivered by dedicated staff who are supported by an inclusive and caring kinder community and Committee of Management. Our purpose-built playroom and spacious, inviting outdoor play area enhance our 3 year old "All About Me" program which encompasses the qualities that our families value most in their children - happiness, confidence, consideration for others, independence, open-mindedness, creativity, engagement and connection to the community and environment.
Work Days of the Role Monday and Friday
Hours of Work of the Role 15 per week (10 hours contact and 5 hours non-contact time)
Description We are looking for an experienced and dedicated Early Childhood Teacher for our 3-Year-Old group who will engage with the children and families whilst maintaining and promoting a sense of community within the kindergarten. Your skills will play an important role in communicating with families using our online portfolio system. Joining Friend Street Kindergarten will mean that you are part of a team that is committed to building relationships with families and striving to put the education and development of our children first. There will be an opportunity for Educational Leader position so aspirations for leadership roles are required. This is a permanent part time position of 15 hours per week (10 hours contact and 5 hours non-contact time) on Mondays and Fridays. This position is to commence Term 1 2022.
Qualifications Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood) or equivalent recognised by ACECQA. Sound practical working knowledge and implementation of the National Quality Frameworks and the Early Years Learning Framework. Current first aid training including anaphylaxis and asthma management training. Strong knowledge of the Child Safe Standards andReportable Conduct Scheme.
Requirements VIT Registration
Additional Requirements There will be an opportunity for Educational Leader position so aspirations for leadership roles are required.
Industrial Agreement/Award Victorian Early Childhood Teachers and Educators Agreement 2020 (VECTEA)
Please email your CV and application letter to Jane Bliss, Director, Friend Street Kindergarten.