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Family Day Care Team Leader

Advertiser: Uniting (Victoria and Tasmania) Limited3.4 out of 53.4 overall rating (32 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
31 May 2019
Location
Horsham & Grampians
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Education & Training, Childcare & Outside School Hours Care

Family Day Care Team Leader

  • Leading Community Services Organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
  • Part Time, 4 days per week. Maximum term position up until 31 March 2020.
  • Opportunity to coach and mentor family day care educators across the Wimmera Region
  • Use of fleet vehicle to attend service visits
  • SCHADS Award

About Uniting
At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

We are proud to have been part of local communities for over 100 years delivering services across Victoria and Tasmania. With a team of 7,000 skilled and committed individuals we provide over 770 programs and services to people of all ages to learn, thrive and enjoy a healthy, happy life. We’re there for children, families, people with disability, older people and those experiencing homelessness, mental illness or drug and alcohol addiction.

Uniting is looking for great people who, like us, celebrate diversity and welcome everyone regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

Learn more
Visit: vt.uniting.org

About the opportunity

FDC is an education and care service offering families affordable, personalised care by a qualified educator in a safe and nurturing home environment. Educators may care for up to 7 children at any one time, with no more than 4 children under school age. The service is for children from birth to 12 years.

The Family Day Care Team Leader will be accountable to the Early Learning Coordinator and will work in partnerships with educators, who are small business owners, to provide advice and assistance on the delivery of a quality home based education and care that is inclusive, developmentally and environmentally appropriate for children within their care.  Uniting is looking for the right person to build our service capacity, build service profile and market Family Day care as the childcare provider of choice. 

We are seeking a highly motivated, innovative and experienced person in the field of education and care, in particular Family Daycare. This person will drive the business development of Family Daycare in a changing industry across the Wimmera. You will make regular visits to our registered educators providing support for all the facets of family day care and the well being of the children in care whilst ensuring all educators are compliant with all relevant laws, regualtions and service policy. This role also encompasses the role of nominated supervisor and educational leader for the Family day care service.

Position Description

About you

To be considered you will have:

  • ACECQA approved Early Childhood Qualifications-Minimum Diploma level
  • A current Working with Children Check
  • A current HLTDAID004 First Aid and HLTDAID001 CPR
  • Current drivers license and are willing to drive to rural services.
  • Sound, practical working knowledge and implementation of the National Quality Framework and the Early Learning Framework
  • The passion and ability to inspire, motivate and maintain a positive learning culture within the services for children, their families and your colleagues.

How to apply

If this sounds like you, apply today by emailing the below to Careers@vt.uniting.org

  • Cover Letter (1 page outlining your suitability according to the position description)
  • Current Resume (no more than 3 pages)

Get in touch

Rowena Wasley, Early Learning Coordinator on 03 53624010

Applications for this role will close on 20 June 2019.

 

Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.

  • Leading Community Services Organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
  • Part Time, 4 days per week. Maximum term position up until 31 March 2020.
  • Opportunity to coach and mentor family day care educators across the Wimmera Region
  • Use of fleet vehicle to attend service visits
  • SCHADS Award

About Uniting
At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

We are proud to have been part of local communities for over 100 years delivering services across Victoria and Tasmania. With a team of 7,000 skilled and committed individuals we provide over 770 programs and services to people of all ages to learn, thrive and enjoy a healthy, happy life. We’re there for children, families, people with disability, older people and those experiencing homelessness, mental illness or drug and alcohol addiction.

Uniting is looking for great people who, like us, celebrate diversity and welcome everyone regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

Learn more
Visit: vt.uniting.org

About the opportunity

FDC is an education and care service offering families affordable, personalised care by a qualified educator in a safe and nurturing home environment. Educators may care for up to 7 children at any one time, with no more than 4 children under school age. The service is for children from birth to 12 years.

The Family Day Care Team Leader will be accountable to the Early Learning Coordinator and will work in partnerships with educators, who are small business owners, to provide advice and assistance on the delivery of a quality home based education and care that is inclusive, developmentally and environmentally appropriate for children within their care.  Uniting is looking for the right person to build our service capacity, build service profile and market Family Day care as the childcare provider of choice. 

We are seeking a highly motivated, innovative and experienced person in the field of education and care, in particular Family Daycare. This person will drive the business development of Family Daycare in a changing industry across the Wimmera. You will make regular visits to our registered educators providing support for all the facets of family day care and the well being of the children in care whilst ensuring all educators are compliant with all relevant laws, regualtions and service policy. This role also encompasses the role of nominated supervisor and educational leader for the Family day care service.

Position Description

About you

To be considered you will have:

  • ACECQA approved Early Childhood Qualifications-Minimum Diploma level
  • A current Working with Children Check
  • A current HLTDAID004 First Aid and HLTDAID001 CPR
  • Current drivers license and are willing to drive to rural services.
  • Sound, practical working knowledge and implementation of the National Quality Framework and the Early Learning Framework
  • The passion and ability to inspire, motivate and maintain a positive learning culture within the services for children, their families and your colleagues.

How to apply

If this sounds like you, apply today by emailing the below to Careers@vt.uniting.org

  • Cover Letter (1 page outlining your suitability according to the position description)
  • Current Resume (no more than 3 pages)

Get in touch

Rowena Wasley, Early Learning Coordinator on 03 53624010

Applications for this role will close on 20 June 2019.

 

Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.

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