Position Details


Reference Number 19137
Position Title Assistant Educator
Employment Type Full time Fixed Contract
Centre Greenwood Katoomba
Hours of work (per week) 37.5
Position Summary
  • Career advancement opportunities available
  • Extensive paid professional development delivered by G8 facilitators and Semann & Slattery
  • Develop your future with Australia’s leading provider of Early Childhood Education and Care

G8 Education is Australia’s leading name in providing the highest quality of Early Childhood Education and Care across 500 services nationally, including 24 prominent brands. We strive to deliver meaningful programs that shape our future leaders (our children) with innovative and creative teaching practices that encourage children to explore and discover.

 

Greenwood Katoomba has an exciting opportunity for a passionate Assistant Educator to join our Centre. We are seeking a dedicated team member with the drive to build and maintain an outstanding learning environment for our children. Our Centre is well equipped with resources and programs based on the Early Years Learning Framework curriculum, including a specialised Kindergarten program. This is a PT fixed term contract for a maternity leave cover, with the possibility of extension.


For further information and photos of this centre, please visit the website below:

https://www.greenwood.com.au/katoomba/


Your skills and qualifications should include:

  • Holding a Diploma in Childrens Services 
  • A current Working with Children Check 
  • A strong understanding of Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standards (NQS)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • The enthusiasm to be proactive in implementing curriculum
  • A friendly and energetic persona  
  • Dedication to developing the future of children

Your key priorities will be to:

  • Assist the Lead Educator’s daily/weekly planning and objectives
  • Assist in planning learning environments, setting up activities, preparing and cleaning away materials and supplies
  • Evaluate programming when required
  • Assist in completing the children’s daily reports
  • Create a friendly, secure and stimulating interactive learning environment
  • Ensure a high level of health & safety standards are maintained at all times

Our staff benefits are:

  • First Aid & CPR paid for annually
  • A Health and Wellness program (Active8)
  • Annual complimentary flu shots
  • Up to 35% discount on Child Care 
  • Access to team member benefits and discounts including hotels, health insurance, gym memberships, and theme park admissions
  • Dedicated focus on professional development 
  • Paid training
  • Career advancement opportunities

If you are ready for your next challenge and want to join a supportive working environment, please submit your application via ‘Apply Now’.

 

Please note the advertising closing date is indicative only. G8 Education reserves the right to close the advertisement before this date is reached. Therefore, it is encouraged that you submit your application as soon as possible. 

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have a current Working with Children’s Check?
Essential: Do you have the right to work in Australia?
Essential: What is the highest qualification you hold?
Contact Person Centre Manager
Contact Number 02 4782 4997
Closing Date 29/01/2018
Position Description
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