Early Childhood Educator - Diploma

Job No: SSC304
Location: Sutherland Shire

Things We’ll Trust You With:

  • Providing high quality education and care to children.
  • To provide a warm, welcoming, nurturing environment that supports children in all their relationships.
  • To build collaborative and supportive partnerships between families, the community and the centre.
  • Use your experience and knowledge to assist in facilitating a team approach that is supportive and respectful.
  • Bringing your fresh and innovative ideas to contribute to the centre.

Things You’ll Do:

  • Ensure a quality early education program is implemented for individuals and groups to extend all children's learning whilst in attendance. 
  • Provide a physical environment for the children that is safe and secure whilst providing a stimulating play based program.
  • Contribute to the regular documentation of children’s skills, interests and development.
  • Actively observe and help scaffold children’s learning.
  • Engage in professional communication with families and team members.

 Things You’ll Be Proud Of:

  • Working for an organisation which has our community at the heart of all that we do.
  • Showcase Council’s values in all that you do – Collaborate, Achieve, Respect, and Evolve.
  • Help shape the next generation.
  • Teach in a supportive and fun environment with opportunities for growth and development.
  • Part of a high performing and well regarded team.

 The Fine Print:

  • Apply by submitting your resume and respond to our online application questions showcasing why we are a great fit!
  • Get your application in by: 10:00pm Friday 17 September 2021
  • Package $61,412 - $64,997 gross p.a. plus superannuation
  • Hours of work: Temporary full time opportunity, expected to be available for 12 months. Applicants must be able to work a range of shifts from 6.45am – 6.15pm.

**This position has been identified under the COVID-19 Public Health Order as requiring a COVID-19 Vaccination. In applying for this position, you will be required to produce evidence as part of the application process

Keen To Learn More?

  • Click on the link to check out the Position Description
  • Reach out to Rebecca Broughton, Early Childhood Director RBroughton@ssc.nsw.gov.au for any job specific enquiries
  • Lauren Dowling, Talent Acquisition Business Partner, can assist with any recruitment related enquiries LDowling@ssc.nsw.gov.au



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