About the role
- Leading Community Services Organisation
- Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
- Balmoral Early Learning Centre
- Small rural community with meaningful connections
About the opportunity
The Team Leader will be responsible for ensuring all children and families attending the service are provided with a safe, stimulating and supportive environment. The position will include supervision and assistance to the other Early years educators within the service to ensure practices and processes are consistent with regulatory compliance. The Balmoral Early Learning Centre has been operating for over 10 years and is a single room services catering for up to 19 children per day and is the same building as the Balmoral Bush Nursing Centre. Uniting’s rural childcare services, due to their small licensed numbers, allow for more meaningful relationships with the children and families allowing you to become an integral part of each community.
You will be required to hold a minimum Diploma of Children’s Service.
You will also be required to have a sound discipline knowledge, including the underlying principles of Early Years, gained through experience, education and /or training.
You will be required to have a strong knowledge of the statutory requirements related to Early Years and a demonstrated ability to plan, work and manage time effectively without direct supervision.
About the organisation
At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.
We are proud to have been part of local communities for over 100 years delivering services across Victoria and Tasmania. With a team of 7,000 skilled and committed individuals we provide over 770 programs and services to people of all ages to learn, thrive and enjoy a healthy, happy life. We’re there for children, families, people with disability, older people and those experiencing homelessness, mental illness or drug and alcohol addiction.
Uniting is looking for great people who, like us, celebrate diversity and welcome everyone regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.
How to apply for this role
If this sounds like you, apply today by emailing the below to Careers@vt.uniting.org
- Cover Letter (1 page outlining your suitability according to the position description)
- Current Resume (no more than 3 pages)
Get in touch
Early Learning Coordinator
Applications for this role will close on Wednesday, 24 July 2019.
Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.
Please quote in application: Team Leader - Balmoral Early Learning Centre via Pro Bono Australia.