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Early Childhood Teacher St Matthews Preschool

  • 500303
  • Early Learning - Early Childhood Teacher
  • Part time permanent

About the Opportunity

Our team at Uniting St Matthews Preschool  have grown and learnt together and we aim to continue this through welcoming a new member who will bring their ideas and drive, to ensure we continue to thrive.

The service has a real community feel and the staff pride themselves on creating an environment that makes children and their families feel connected to each other and to those around them.

This is a permanent part time position working two days a week - Thursday and Friday.

What you’ll be doing in this role

As an Early Childhood Teacher, you will contribute to the planning, implementation, evaluation and reflection of the educational program for the children. You’ll also provide quality education and care to children to help support and facilitate their learning outcomes in accordance with the National Quality Standards and learning framework! 

 

Your care work may include:

  • Contribute to the development of programs which reflect the approved learning framework.
  • Developing positive and respectful relationships that support children, their families and community.
  • Facilitating play-based learning environments that are responsive to children’s interest, strengths, and abilities.
  • You’ll guide and support educators to implement the program and philosophy for the children.

 

Who we’re looking for

  • Bachelor Teaching / Early Childhood Education
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working as an ECT (experience working as educational lead advantageous)
  • A work history that demonstrates recording observations, writing learning stories and supporting the planning of a successful curriculum using the Early Years Learning Framework.
  • Understand the National Quality Framework and EYLF
  • Have the ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, families and community members
  • You’ll be adaptable, empathetic and resourceful, and be able to live Uniting’s everyday values of being compassionate, respectful, imaginative, and bold.

 

We’ll create a better future for you

Our people are at the heart of everything we do, and we support them to grow and develop to be their best through our strong commitment to learning, flexibility, great benefits and a positive culture of teamwork and cooperation. Together, we can build a better future for the people and communities we serve, and for you.

 

About Uniting Early Learning

At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice. We come from a belief that the power of inclusivity and community is the key ingredient to creating an environment where children can grow and flourish.

 

What to expect

Please know that employment with Uniting requires:

  • A National Police Check
  • Valid working with Children’s Check
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Qualification Check
  • Working Rights Check
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination (3 doses).

 

How to apply

If you see yourself in this role, we’d love to hear from you. Just click on the ‘Apply now’ button, fill out your details and submit. Once you apply, we’ll keep you up to date on how your application is progressing. We encourage applications from people who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.

 

If you have any questions please contact Aparna Kumbhari- Talent Acquisition Specialist on akumbhari@uniting.org

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