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Position:
Children Service Educators - Part-time & Casual opportunities available- Toowong
Classification:
Area:
Centacare Child Care Services
Location:
Toowong
Description:
Part-time and Casual Positions available
 
Centacare Child Care Services, an agency of the Catholic Archdiocese of Brisbane, is seeking to appoint a part time and a casual Children's Services Employee at St Ignatius Parish Outside School Hours Care at Toowong.
 
St Ignatius Parish OSHC is a 75 place service. This service is an integral part of the school and parish community. We provide a safe environment of care to working families with the choice of before and after school care as well as vacation care, designed to cater to their children's age, skills, interests and abilities.
 
Additionally, we also provide flexible and adaptable child-initiated program incorporating children's ideas, cultures and interests to allow for opportunities for discovery, exploration, creativity and choice. We strive to foster an environment that celebrates diversity and interdependence. We encourage children to value and respect the individual uniqueness, spirituality and contribution of others.
 
Hours: Part time - 15 hours per week (minimum), Casual - up to 10 hours per week
 
Remuneration: as per the Children's Services Modern Award 2010. Level 1.1 - 3.4 $20.2684 - $31.0165 (depending on qualifications and experience).
 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the delivery of a high quality, inclusive, educational program
  • Provide children with a safe, secure, welcoming and nurturing environment
  • Work collaboratively within an established team to ensure the best outcomes for children and families
  • Participate in professional and personal development
  • Promote the service within the local community in accordance with the Vision, Mission and Values of Centacare Child Care Services

Job Requirements:

  • Certificate III in Children's Services (or equivalent as per ACECQA guidelines) or demonstrate a willingness to complete the studies
  • First Aid, CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis
  • Working with Children Check (Blue Card) from the Queensland Government
  • Knowledge and understanding of the National Quality Framework, My Time Our Place framework and National Law/Regulations
  • Conversant with school aged care framework My Time Our Place
  • Experience in the education and care of children
  • Effective oral and written communication within the workplace
The Archdiocese of Brisbane has standards of conduct for employees and volunteers to maintain a safe and healthy environment. Our commitment to these standards requires that we conduct background referencing for all persons who will engage in direct and regular involvement with children, young people and/or vulnerable adults.
Closing:
Sunday, February 17, 2019
Submission:
For more information please contact Chloe Casey at 07 3870 3270.
To apply for this position please forward a letter of application addressing the job requirements listed above and a current resume (including contact details for 2 professional referees) to Chloe Casey at co.toowongoshc@bne.centacare.net.au.