Early Childhood Teacher/Educational Leader

Posted by Yarram Early Learning Centre on 15 Oct 2021

Organisation Yarram Early Learning Centre
For Provider Yarram Early Learning Centre
Closing date 21.01.2022
Primary role Early Childhood Teacher
Position type Part-time
Location Yarram
State VIC
About the Centre/Service Yarram Early Learning is a purpose built 75 place integrated Early Learning Centre located within the Yarram Hub. The centre opened in July 2015 after almost 10 years of planning for the facility and the service provision. The centre is overseen by a community based, not for profit Committee of Management, Yarram Early Learning Inc. The nine-member committee was formed in February 2015 and has local representation of centre users, Yarram based organisations and community members. The Committee of Management support the Centre Director who is responsible for the day to day running of the centre. As a new centre, our aim is to work in partnership with our local community to meet their needs. We are also striving to develop a sound business model that makes sure there is access to Early Learning programs and services long into the future. We have a great facility with stimulating indoor and outdoor program areas and access to a wide range of activities at the neighbouring library, wetlands area, swimming pool and parks and gardens. We welcome you to visit us at any time and talk with our welcoming staff about our high standards of care and education for children in our care. Yarram Early Learning was accreditated with an overall rating of exceeding in all Quality Areas.
Work Days of the Role Monday to Friday
Description Yarram Early Learning has an exciting opportunity for a Qualified and experienced Early Childhood Teacher/Educational Leader to join our team. You will be supported by highly skilled, passionate educators and you will have the opportunity to contribute to various leadership roles. We have a dedicated Nature kinder program, strong community connections and a great focus on sustainability and the environment and our educational program and practice is inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach. We are currently seeking an experienced, enthusiastic and passionate Early Childhood Teacher /Educational leader for our Early Learning Centre for 2022.   Role Overview/ Responsibilities Great understanding of Reggio Emalia Approach Lead and model the selection and implementation of effective pedagogical approaches to support children’s learning and development outcomes. Design and implement engaging learning programs using knowledge of content, curriculum, children’s needs, assessment and reporting requirements. Champion positive and meaningful relationships with children. Work collaboratively with colleagues to plan, evaluate and enhance learning outcomes for children. Develop engaging and inclusive learning environments that reflect the strengths, interests and needs of all children. Develop, select and use a range of informal, formal, diagnostic, formative and summative assessment strategies to assess children’s learning and maintain high quality pedagogical documentation. Establish and maintain respectful collaborative partnerships with families to assess and support children’s learning and wellbeing. Maintain a safe environment for children, families and team members. Contribute to a professional and positive work culture          
Qualifications Hold a Bachelor of Early Childhood or equivalent qualification (ACECQA approved) or be Diploma Qualified as an Educator or working towards your ECT qualification Hold a current First Aid qualification Hold a valid WWCC Hold an up to date VIT
  • Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood
  • Knowledge and understanding of the VEYLDF and EYLF framework and all regulations to exceed standards
  • Be required to implement dynamic educational programs, reflecting each child's individual interests, abilities and ideas
  • Maintain children's developmental records to a high standard and complete transition reports
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills and abilities to build strong relationships with parents and children
  • A current First Aid, Anaphylaxis and Asthma Certificate and WWCC
Requirements VIT Registration
Additional Requirements Days and hours will be discussed in a interview or you can callor email before hand. For further enquires, job description and key criteria please call Cathy on 0351825190 or email cathy.gay@yarramelc.com.au
Industrial Agreement/Award Victorian Early Childhood Teachers and Educators Agreement 2020 (VECTEA)

Contact Name
Cathy Gay

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