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Position:
Assistant Coordinator (Stella Maris OSHC - Maroochydore)
Classification:
Area:
Centacare Child Care Services
Location:
Maroochydore
Description:
Your new job in a vibrant, innovative, happy and caring Outside School Hours Care service starts here.
 
At Centacare Child Care Services, an agency of the Catholic Archdiocese of Brisbane, we have fun, encourage growth and quality early child education all while providing a safe environment for children. Something special is happening here, and now it's your turn to be part of it!
 
Out of the 130 services provided across South East Queensland, Stella Maris Outside School Hours Care in Maroochydore is seeking to appoint a permanent part-time Assistant Coordinator. This service provides before school, after school and vacation care for school aged children and is an integral part of the catholic community.
 
You will join a team of dedicated educators who cater up to 90 children at one time. Together with families, we work to provide programs in the best interest of the children and this role will assist with leading the team to achieve this. Our team of dedicated educators provide a learning program in a safe, loving and supportive environment enabling the children to learn and grow through exploration and stimulation experiences. You'll be joining a centre who offers a friendly, committed work environment that advocates team work and respect.

Hours: 30-35 per week
Remuneration: as per the Children's Services Modern Award 2010. Level 4.3, $28.8158 per hour (Depending on qualifications and experience)
 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Coordinator in the day to day operations of the service, including:
  • Program planning, delivery and documentation
  • Staff rostering and supervision
  • Administration and financial management tasks (e.g. fee collection)
  • 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:

  • Diploma in Children Services or equivalent as per ACECQA guidelines
  • First Aid, CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis
  • Working with Children Check (Blue Card) from the Queensland Government
  • Consent to being the Responsible Person on site in the absence of the Coordinator
  • Knowledge and understanding of the National Quality Framework, My Time Our Place framework and National Law/Regulations
  • Experience in the education and care of children
  • Experience with QikKids (Child Care software)
  • 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:
Monday, February 18, 2019
Submission:
For more information, please contact Coordinator: Lisa Devereaux at 0408374668.
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 Lisa Devereaux at maroochydoreOSHC@bne.centacare.net.au