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Assistant Coordinator

Advertiser: Uniting (Victoria and Tasmania) Limited3.4 out of 53.4 overall rating (36 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
2 Sept 2019
Location
Melbourne, Northern Suburbs
Work Type
Contract/Temp
Classification
Education & Training, Childcare & Outside School Hours Care

Assistant Coordinator

  • Leading Community Services Organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
  • Full Time, Maximum Term – Parental Leave contract (12 months)
  • Reservoir location

 

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

We are seeking an Assistant Coordinator who is passionate and motivated about making a positive difference in the lives of children and families accessing our small community based early learning service. The role will be a combination of leading 2-4 educators to develop and implement a high quality education program to a group of children, as well as child free time being allocated to support the coordinator in the leadership and operation of the service. Provision of high quality programs, pedagogical leadership and continuous quality improvement are hallmarks of this position.

About you

We are looking for a dedicated person to join our small community based early learning service. A Diploma in Children's Services (or equivalent as approved by ACECQA) is essential, with extensive prior experience in an early childhood setting, including experience in a leadership role. Delivery of high quality programs, empathy, resilience, good communication, a desire to work in a collaborative team environment and ability to support the creation of a positive team culture are a must.

How to apply

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

Applications close Sunday 15 September 2019

 

Get in touch

Mandy Hurdle, Early Learning Coordinator – 03 9351 3621

 

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. Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability.

  • Leading Community Services Organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
  • Full Time, Maximum Term – Parental Leave contract (12 months)
  • Reservoir location

 

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

We are seeking an Assistant Coordinator who is passionate and motivated about making a positive difference in the lives of children and families accessing our small community based early learning service. The role will be a combination of leading 2-4 educators to develop and implement a high quality education program to a group of children, as well as child free time being allocated to support the coordinator in the leadership and operation of the service. Provision of high quality programs, pedagogical leadership and continuous quality improvement are hallmarks of this position.

About you

We are looking for a dedicated person to join our small community based early learning service. A Diploma in Children's Services (or equivalent as approved by ACECQA) is essential, with extensive prior experience in an early childhood setting, including experience in a leadership role. Delivery of high quality programs, empathy, resilience, good communication, a desire to work in a collaborative team environment and ability to support the creation of a positive team culture are a must.

How to apply

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

Applications close Sunday 15 September 2019

 

Get in touch

Mandy Hurdle, Early Learning Coordinator – 03 9351 3621

 

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. Uniting is also committed to equal opportunity and ensuring the workplace is reflective of the community. We encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Working With Children (WWC) Check?
  • Which of the following First Aid accreditations do you currently hold?
  • Have you completed a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care?
  • Do you have professional child care experience?

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