- Canberra location
- Permanent Full time position
- Flexible, family friendly work conditions and generous salary packaging options
Noah’s Ark is an innovative not-for-profit community organisation providing early childhood services to children with disabilities and additional needs. We are the largest early childhood intervention service operating in Victoria and also operate in the ACT.
We are driven by a strong philosophy and core values, and have always placed children and families at the centre of all the work we do. We value all our staff and strive to provide a positive working environment where everyone feels supported, valued and able to achieve their goals.
Our staff have a passion for transforming the lives of children and are united in a commitment to providing quality services. We know that the work we do with children and families can make a profound difference.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, experienced and motivated Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) Professional to work as part of a transdisciplinary team. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is passionate about making a difference in the lives of children within the community and enjoys working within a dynamic and friendly team.
The position is responsible for delivering high quality, accountable, early childhood intervention services to families.
Suitable candidates will require:
- A relevant tertiary qualification in Allied Health (Speech Therapy).
- Current early childhood development theory and practice, including cross cultural perspectives and the philosophy of inclusion and associated practice.
- Knowledge and experience in typical and atypical early childhood development and practical strategies to facilitate child development.
- Capacity-building approaches that utilise collaboration, reflective and strengths-based practice.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills with ability to develop relationships and work with people from various backgrounds.
- Experience working in a transdisciplinary team.
- Experience working with children with additional needs would be highly regarded.
Salary will be commensurate with skills and experience, plus superannuation. Attractive salary packaging options are available. We offer above award conditions, a supportive leadership team, flexible work environment and professional development opportunities.
To view the position description and address the key selection criteria please click the link below.
Please forward your resume and covering letter (addressing the key selection criteria) quoting reference NOAH13 by 31 May 2019. Enquiries can be directed to Stephen Carberry on 0429 415 627
Applicants will require a current Police check, Working with Children Check and Disability Worker Exclusion Check