About the role
High quality, centre based care to give children the best start in life
Windermere’s community based childcare services are committed to providing quality education and care that supports positive early learning opportunities for all families in our communities. Fundamental to our framework is a view of children’s lives as characterised by being, belonging and becoming. Our purpose designed Early Learning Centre (ELC) is a first class facility offering regular and structured care.
About the opportunity:
We currently have a full time fixed term maternity leave position as a Classroom Lead Educator commencing in September 2019, until September 2020. Joining a team of warm and professional educators at our ELC in Frankston, you will be responsible for designing and delivering educational programs that fosters strong connections with children and families through positive interactions. Furthermore, your enthusiasm to mentor and support the professional development of our Assistant Educators will continue to ensure we provide an exceptional curriculum that supports children’s learning and development.
About Frankston ELC:
Set in a stunning natural environment, Frankston ELC is a caring and supportive learning environment for children. From extensive, interactive outside play spaces – complete with veggie garden – to dedicated workrooms and separate sleep rooms for infants, children will be encouraged to thrive.
To be successful for this role, you will possess:
A minimum of a Diploma in Children’s Services or equivalent
Demonstrated experience in working within the National Quality Framework
Experience in mentoring early childhood professionals
Demonstrated experience and understanding of behaviour support, guidance techniques and the development of positive relationships with children and families
Willingness to undertake and maintain HLTAID004 Provide First Aid
This is a fantastic opportunity for a self-directed and mature professional who is passionate about early childhood education and care that results in positive, lasting outcomes for children, their families and the community.
About the organisation
Join a fun, friendly and supportive team of professionals – our awesome people make coming to work awesome too!
Professional development – we pride ourselves on offering continuous learning and career advancement opportunities.
We believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce- and value different life experiences and perspectives.
Be part of something bigger – help us to create a stronger, more connected and supported community.
How to apply for this role
Applications not allowed for this job listing.
Please quote in application: Classroom Lead Educator via Pro Bono Australia.