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Early Childhood Educator
YMCA Whittlesea are seeking an experienced, passionate educator to join our team at Orchard Road Community and Early Learning Centre. The successful educator will be working in a room of 22 3 year olds.

This is a full time position with a monthly RDO. The shifts are on a four weekly rotation (shifts will rotate between 6:30-3:00, 7:00-3:30, 8:30-5 and 10:00-6:30 on a weekly basis).

You will have plenty of opportunity for professional development and personal development (upskilling). This position is for an immediate start.
Details
As the Early Childhood Educator, you will:

• Assist in developing and implementing a high quality program
• Document children’s learning
• Provide a friendly, safe, clean environment for all children
• Build trusting relationships with children, families and educators
• Have a good understanding of EYLF and NQS

Please see the attached position description for more detailed information.
CSA 3.1-3.4
Work Type:
Full Time
Contact:
Rebecca Davis
Phone:
Orchard Road Community & Early Learning Centre
Orchard Road Community & Early Learning Centre
Cnr Orchard Road & Patience Avenue Doreen VIC 3754
Closing Date:
Wednesday 8 July 2020
Selection Criteria
As the successful candidate, you will:

• Have a minimum of 3 years of experience
• Be eager and enthusiastic
• Be able to work as a team player/in a team environment
• Be a strong leader

Desired:
• Have experience with StoryPark (but not essential)
Qualifications
The successful applicants will hold the following current qualifications:

• Current Employee Working With Children Check
• Current National Police Check (no more than 6 months old)
• Current Level 2 First Aid (minimum HTLAID003)
• Current CPR (minimum HLTAID001)
• Asthma Qualification
• Anaphylaxis Qualification
• Minimum Cert III in Children's Services (or equivalent)

YMCA, including Boards of Directors, is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and young people in accordance with our Safeguarding Children and Young People framework.

YMCA requires that all applicants undergo satisfactory screening prior to commencement, including but not limited to:
• A national criminal history check;
• An international criminal history check where applicants have worked overseas;
• Holding or obtaining a Working with Children Clearance/equivalent in accordance with state/territory laws;
• Three reference checks;
• Checked against the Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme

Any successfully appointed applicant will be required to adhere to the Safeguarding Children and Young People framework, which includes a thorough safeguarding children and young people induction and committing to upholding the safety and wellbeing of children and young people throughout their engagement with YMCA.

The YMCA is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the safeguarding of children and young people.

To apply:
Submit your resume and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria to Rebecca.Davis@ymca.org.au by the due date of Wednesday 8th July, 2020.
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