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Punchinello Kindergarten Balgowlah: Full time Early Childhood Educator

About Us
Punchinello Kindergarten is a privately owned Long Day Care Centre with 33 places each day for children aged 2-5 years. The centre is committed to providing personalised care with a strong emphasis on nurturing positive and caring relationships between children, families and educators. The service has been located in Balgowlah for 39 years. As a team we support each other to strive for excellence in delivering quality educational and fun experiences for children striving always to make a difference in a child’s life. This service provides high quality care and a warm and welcoming environment for all

About the Role
Punchinello Kindergarten is seeking enthusiastic, dedicated and reliable Casual Educators to join our caring team in Balgowlah. In this role you will work as part of a team and assist with programming and documentation of children’s learning. You will assist with creating beautiful learning environments and building meaningful relationships with families, children and the permanent educators. You will be available from 5 days per week.

Qualifications needed:
• Certificate III of Early Childhood Education and Care or be working towards a Certificate 111 of Early Childhood Education or Diploma of Children’s Services or be working towards a Diploma of Children’s Services.
• Working With Children Check
• First Aid, CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis training

We are looking for a passionate Educator with:
• Ability to work as part of a team
• Excellent communication skills with children, teachers and families
• Familiarity with EYLF and required documentation

Your role will include the following responsibilities:
• Help develop, plan and implement an interesting program that reflects EYLF
• Assist children in their daily routines
• Communicate positively with children and parents
• Maintain records and development profiles for each child
• Positively influence children’s behaviour
• Follow regulations, processes and procedures.

The successful candidates will:
• Work within a team of educators to plan, implement and document learning experiences
• Develop relationships with both children, their families and other educators
• Design and maintain inviting learning areas that engage children

What we can offer:
• Close to public transport and onsite parking
• A happy and engaging work environment
• Friendly and motivated team who have worked together for a number of years
• Above ratio staffing
• Work environment which feels like a home
• Supportive management team that respects and values its staff

Send your resume with a cover letter explaining why we should consider you for a position at our service. If you would like further information or a position description, please contact Jan Thompson at jan@punchinello.com.au or phone 02 99492521

This position closes on Monday 12th November

Biralee Preschool Finley : Preschool Educator

Biralee Preschool Finley is an expanding community based service catering from the education and care of children aged from three to five years old.

We have a position vacant role for a Permanent Educator to join our preschool team for five days per week, 38 hours per week.

We are looking for an individual who loves working with children, and is able to care for their individual needs, routines and wants.
The applicant must:
• Have knowledge and understanding of the NQS and EYLF
• Diploma trained or working towards
• Current First Aid, CPR, Asthma & Anaphylaxis, Current Child Protection
• Current NSW Working With Children Check
• Work with friendly and highly motivated peers

The position will commence in Term 1, 2019.

Should you feel this position is for you please email a cover letter and resume to
finleypreschool@bigpond.com
or via mail
Biralee Preschool
Dawe Avenue,
Finley, 2713, NSW

Applications close on Friday 26th of October 2018.

Lyrebird Preschool Kindergarten: Director / Early Childhood Teacher

Lyrebird Preschool is a Community Based not-for-profit preschool licensed for 40 children per day, situated in Nowra in the beautiful Shoalhaven.

The Management Committee are seeking to appoint a person in the position of Centre Director and Nominated Supervisor.

The successful applicant will need to have an excellent understanding of the national regulations and relevant frameworks. They will need to possess strong leadership abilities, highly effective communication skills and a passion for creating educational and inviting learning spaces.

The position is a permanent full-time position. The role consists of two-days teaching and planning; and three days allocated to fulfil duties as Centre Director. Competitive, above award salary offered. Start date negotiable.

Essential Criteria

  • Bachelor of Early Childhood approved by ACECQA
  • Working with Children’s Check and National Police Clearance
  • Child Protection Qualification approved by State Regulatory Body
  • Approved First Aid and CPR qualifications
  • Ability to meet the requirements of the Nominated Supervisor

Experience and Capabilities

  • Experience in a Director role is preferable
  • Excellent understanding and knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS)
  • Professional, warm, enthusiastic, self-motivated and reliable approach
  • The capability to boost staff morale and lead by example
  • Ability to work with and learn from existing staff
  • Well-developed organisational skills and the ability to prioritise work and meet deadlines
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • A passion and enthusiasm for creating educational, interesting and inviting learning play spaces, linking to the curriculum
  • Be passionate about advocacy on behalf of children and the service

Please email resume to the Management Committee lyrebirdcommittee@gmail.com

Closing Date: 22nd October 2018

Kids Korner Combined Occasional Care Centre: Early Childhood Teacher

Kids Korner is a Community Based non profit Occasional Care Centre situated at Nowra in the Shoalhaven south of Sydney

The Management Committee are seeking a self motivated and dedicated Early Childhood Teacher to work five days a week from 9am to 3pm commencing start of term 4.

Duties include providing a school readiness programme, supporting educators and working as a team member in rooms including babies room and toddler room.

Essential Criteria

  • Bachelor of Early Childhood Education approved by ACECQA
  • Thorough understanding and knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS)
  • Ability to work in accordance with the Early Childhood Australia Code of Ethics

Wage in accordance with the Educational Services (Teachers) Award 2010

Please email Resume to the Management Committee kidskorner@people.net.au

Closing Date Friday 5th October

Punchinello Kindergarten: Casual Child Care Educators

About Us
Punchinello Kindergarten is a privately owned Long Day Care Centre with 33 places each day for children aged 2-5 years. The centre is committed to providing personalised care with a strong emphasis on nurturing positive and caring relationships between children, families and educators. The service has been located in Balgowlah for 39 years. As a team we support each other to strive for excellence in delivering quality educational and fun experiences for children striving always to make a difference in a child’s life. This service provides high quality care and a warm and welcoming environment for all.

About the Role
Punchinello Kindergarten is seeking enthusiastic, dedicated and reliable Casual Educators to join our caring team in Balgowlah. In this role you will work as part of a team and assist with programming and documentation of children’s learning. You will assist with creating beautiful learning environments and building meaningful relationships with families, children and the permanent educators. You will be available from 1-5 days per week.

Qualifications Needed
• Certificate III of Early Childhood Education and Care or be working towards a Certificate 111 of Early Childhood Education or Diploma of Children’s Services or be working towards a Diploma of Children’s Services.
• Working With Children Check
• First Aid, CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis training

We are looking for a passionate Educator with:
• Ability to work as part of a team
• Excellent communication skills with children, teachers and families
• Familiarity with EYLF and required documentation

Your role will include the following responsibilities:
• Help develop, plan and implement an interesting program that reflects EYLF
• Assist children in their daily routines
• Communicate positively with children and parents
• Maintain records, portfolio and development profiles for each child • Positively influence children’s behaviour
• Follow regulations, processes and procedures

The successful candidates will:
• Work within a team of educators to plan, implement and document learning experiences
• Develop relationships with both children, their families and other educators
• Design and maintain inviting learning areas that engage children

What we can offer:
• Close to public transport and onsite parking
• A happy and engaging work environment
• Friendly and motivated team
• Above ratio staffing
• Work environment which feels like a home
• Supportive management team that respects and values its staff

Send your resume with a cover letter explaining why we should consider you for a position at our service. If you would like further information or a position description, please contact Jan Thompson at jan@punchinello.com.au or phone 02 99492521

Normanhurst West Community Preschool: Director of Early Learning Education Centre

Normanhurst West Community preschool is looking to appoint a person in the position of Centre Director and Early Childhood Teacher in our thriving preschool.

The successful applicant will have an in depth knowledge of relevant frameworks and regulations pertaining to Early Childhood Teaching. In addition they will possess exceptional communication and leadership skills in order to head up a team of dedicated and experienced professionals in implementing the curriculum.

The position is a full time position based on five day week. (Two days of 9 hours for teaching and planning; and three 7.5 hour days allocated to fulfill duties as Director). Competitive, above award salary offered.

Qualifications:

  • Diploma or Bachelor qualification in accordance with ACECQA Approved Early Childhood Teaching
  • Working with Children Check
  • National Police Clearance
  • Approved First Aid Qualification that includes applying first aid, emergency asthma management and anaphylaxis
  • Child Protection Qualification approved by State Regulatory Body

 

Experience and Capabilities:

  • Thorough knowledge of EYLF, NQS, regulations and law
  • Experience with business governance and process management
  • Ability to lead the team in curriculum planning and professional development
  • Thorough knowledge of early childhood education centre administrative and financial functions
  • Ability to develop, implement and evaluate policies and procedures Knowledge of Workplace Safety & Health
  • Computer literacy

 

Please contact the Management Committee if you have any queries regarding the position.

In order to apply please forward your resume along with a covering letter explaining why you are suitable for the position to nwcpsmc@gmail.com.

Albury Preschool Incorporated: Early Childhood Teacher

Part time 2 days per week

Albury Preschool is a not for profit, community-based Preschool that has held an integral place within the community for over 75 years.

We are looking for a self-motivated and dedicated Early Childhood Teacher to join our team on a permanent part time basis from Term 1, 2019. As a NESA accredited Teacher you will be responsible for providing a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment for all children attending the Centre. Renumeration in accordance with the Albury Preschool Enterprise Agreement 2016.

Essential Criteria

  1. Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Education approved by ACECQA.
  2. Teacher registration through NESA.
  3. Thorough understanding and knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS).
  4. Ability to work in accordance with the Early Childhood Australia Code of Ethics
  5. To work in accordance with the philosophy, policies and procedures of Albury Preschool
  6. Strong leadership skills.
  7. Demonstrated excellent communication skills with a high-level ability to build and maintain effective relationships with children, staff, volunteers, committee members and families.
  8. A proven ability to plan, implement and document quality educational programs
  9. Sound computer, organisational and administrative skills.
  10. ACECQA approved current First Aid Certification (including CPR/Anaphylaxis/Asthma Management) and Child Protection Training qualifications.
  11. Current Working with Children Check
  12. Knowledge of Work, Health & Safety legislation and practices
  13. A Professional, warm, enthusiastic, self-motivated and reliable approach

For any enquiries and to apply please forward application and resume including two referees addressing the above criteria to the Director, infoalburypreschool@gmail.com before 21 September 2018.

Urunga Community Preschool Incorporated: Director/Early Childhood Teacher

Urunga Community Preschool is a not-for-profit community-based preschool licensed for 29 children per day. We run a Preschool program Monday to Thursday and a half day ‘introduction to Preschool’ session for 2 year olds on Fridays.

An opportunity exists for an enthusiastic, warmhearted and dedicated Early Childhood Teacher/Director to lead our Preschool.

The position is Permanent/Part-time 4 days per week commencing 29th January 2019.

Essential

  • Early Childhood Teacher degree approved by ACECQA
  • Previous experience as an Early Childhood Teacher/Director
  • Demonstrated experience in implementing the EYLF and NQF
  • First Aid, Asthma and Anaphylaxis certificate
  • Currently approved Child Protection qualification for NSW Children’s Services
  • Working with Children Check number
  • A passion and enthusiasm for creating educational, interesting and inviting play spaces, linking to the curriculum
  • Leadership skills along with a willingness to continue to learn and evolve within the Preschool
  • Ability to work with and learn from existing staff
  • Ability to mentor educators by role modelling quality practice, sharing knowledge and teaching strategies
  • Ability to develop relationships with family and community members

For an information package please contact the Management Committee: urungacommunitypreschool@gmail.com

Applications close Friday 21st September 2018.

Narwee Pre School: Early Childhood Director/ Nominated Supervisor

Part Time 4 days per week

Narwee Preschool Kindergarten is a stand-alone not for profit 45 place Community Based Preschool. The Preschool has held an integral place within the community for the last 62 years.

We are seeking a committed, self motivated person for the permanent role of Director/Nominated Supervisor/ Teacher from Term 1, 2019.

As the Director and Nominated Supervisor, you are expected to oversee the operations of the service, lead, guide and support a team which provides high quality early childhood education and care to children.

Essential Criteria

1. Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Education approved by ACECQA.
2. Teacher Accreditation through NESA.
3. Thorough understanding and knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS).
4. Ability to meet the requirements of the Nominated Supervisor and the role of Educational Leader.
5. Strong leadership skills.
6. Demonstrated excellent communication skills with a high-level ability to build and maintain effective relationships with children, staff, volunteers, committee members and families.
7. A proven ability to plan, implement and document quality educational programs.
8. To be able to undertake the day to day management of the preschool overseeing staffing, budgets, property matters, policy development and implementation
9. Sound computer, organisational and administrative skills.
10. Current First Aid Certification (including CPR/Anaphylaxis/Asthma Management) and Child Protection Training qualifications.
11. Current Working with Children Check
12. Knowledge of Work, Health & Safety
13. A Professional, warm, enthusiastic, self-motivated and reliable approach.

Please forward application & resume addressing the above criteria to narweekindy@optusnet.com.au Attention The Management Committee before 21 September 2018

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