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Early Childhood Teacher

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

Job Information

Job Listing Date
4 Sept 2019
Location
West Gippsland & Latrobe Valley
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Education & Training, Teaching - Early Childhood

Early Childhood Teacher

  • Leading Community Services Organisation
  • Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
  • Part-Time, Maximum-Term (Parental Leave cover)

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

The Early Childhood Teacher will be responsible for the operation of the Early Childhood Program.  The teacher will provide leadership while working as a member of a co-operative team.

Key functions include the development of a high quality developmentally appropriate, educational program for children with a commitment to active involvement of families and the local community. The program is to be developed in consultation with Uniting Gippsland and the parents of the children attending.


You can view the full position description here
 

About you

We are looking for a dedicated person to join our small community based early learning service at St Andrew’s Kindergarten, Warragul. An early childhood teaching qualification as approved by ACECQA is essential, with prior experience in an early childhood setting. Delivery of high quality programs, empathy, resilience, good communication, a desire to work in a collaborative team environment and ability to participate in the creation of a positive team culture are a must.

Qualifications

  • Post-secondary qualifications in Early Childhood Education (three year minimum) as approved by the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority
  • Current VIT Card issued by the Victorian Institute of Teaching on commencement of employment and at the time of license renewal
  • Current Victorian Driver’s License.
  • Current Victorian Working with Children’s Check
  • Current First Aid, CPR, Anaphylaxis, Asthma and Epipen training.
     

How to apply

If this sounds like you, apply today by emailing the documents 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)

Applications close Wednesday 18th September 2019

 

Get in touch

Rebecca Ford, Early Learning Coordinator, Tel. 03 5662 6510

 

Uniting is a child safe organisation committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. Employment is subject to satisfactory background and compliance checks, including but not limited to an Australian Criminal History Check (and international if relevant), and Working With Children Check (Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (Tasmania).

 

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
  • Part-Time, Maximum-Term (Parental Leave cover)

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

The Early Childhood Teacher will be responsible for the operation of the Early Childhood Program.  The teacher will provide leadership while working as a member of a co-operative team.

Key functions include the development of a high quality developmentally appropriate, educational program for children with a commitment to active involvement of families and the local community. The program is to be developed in consultation with Uniting Gippsland and the parents of the children attending.


You can view the full position description here
 

About you

We are looking for a dedicated person to join our small community based early learning service at St Andrew’s Kindergarten, Warragul. An early childhood teaching qualification as approved by ACECQA is essential, with prior experience in an early childhood setting. Delivery of high quality programs, empathy, resilience, good communication, a desire to work in a collaborative team environment and ability to participate in the creation of a positive team culture are a must.

Qualifications

  • Post-secondary qualifications in Early Childhood Education (three year minimum) as approved by the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority
  • Current VIT Card issued by the Victorian Institute of Teaching on commencement of employment and at the time of license renewal
  • Current Victorian Driver’s License.
  • Current Victorian Working with Children’s Check
  • Current First Aid, CPR, Anaphylaxis, Asthma and Epipen training.
     

How to apply

If this sounds like you, apply today by emailing the documents 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)

Applications close Wednesday 18th September 2019

 

Get in touch

Rebecca Ford, Early Learning Coordinator, Tel. 03 5662 6510

 

Uniting is a child safe organisation committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. Employment is subject to satisfactory background and compliance checks, including but not limited to an Australian Criminal History Check (and international if relevant), and Working With Children Check (Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (Tasmania).

 

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

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