Organisation Little Sophia Inc
Closing date 03.12.2021
Primary role Diploma Qualified Educator
Position type Part-time
About the Centre/Service Little Sophia is a beautiful well-established non-denominational Steiner Kindergarten for 3-5 year old children in mixed age groups. We are not-for-profit and located close to the historic Abbotsford Convent Arts precinct in the inner city of Melbourne, Sophia Mundi Steiner School and Collingwood College.
Work Days of the Role Tuesday,Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Hours of Work of the Role 32
Description We are looking for a joyful and enthusiastic person who loves children and is deeply interested in the domestic activity surrounding early childhood such as cooking, gardening, music, storytelling and handcrafts. Someone who is committed to Anthroposophy and ongoing self-development and has knowledge of Steiner Early Childhood Education. The co-educator has an integral role to play in the Kindergarten program and is a valued team member. Not only is the co-educator a support for the teacher but, due to the nature of the work, he or she is a role model for the children. A key component of their day is the preparation and care of food and its consumption.
Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care or equivalent
Current First Aid Certificate (including HLTAID004 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting)
Current First Aid Management of Anaphylaxis & Asthma Certificate
Food Safety Handling Certificate Child protection training and commitment to current Child Safety Standards.
Steiner Early Childhood Training
Industrial Agreement/Award Children’s Services Award 2010