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Group Leader - C&K QUT Kelvin Grove Childcare Centre

The Creche & Kindergarten Association Limited
  • The long-established centre which is close to the city and public transport   
  • Access to a wide range of professional development opportunities 

About C&K:

C&K is a not-for-profit organisation that is recognised as one of Queensland's leading bodies in the Early Childhood and Education sector. Since 1907, the organisation has grown and developed its social purpose agenda and now educates children in 360 centres which is comprised of both Childcare Centres and Kindergartens.

C&K QUT Kelvin Grove Community Childcare is a 5-room service offering Early Childhood Education for children from 6 weeks through to 5 years. The service is licensed for up to 66 children and can be described as fast-paced yet fun and supportive environment where we encourage and strongly promote personal and professional development opportunities. It is also a very multicultural service, with many of their families from a cultural and linguistically diverse background.

About the role:

C&K QUT Kelvin Grove is currently looking for a Group Leader to join their team. As an experienced, warm and passionate Group Leader, you will be responsible for planning and implementing a stimulating education program that provides opportunities for the children, families and the wider community to contribute.

  • Permanent part-time opportunity - 37.5 hours per week
  • Rotating shifts between the hours of 7:00 am to 6:00 pm

What's different about C&K QUT Kelvin Grove Community Childcare:

  • A unique outdoor environment with large natural play spaces with special fun areas like mud, dirt, natural resources and plenty of shade.
  • On-going professional and personal development opportunities - we want you to evolve and grow within our team
  • The centre puts on their very own art show on a bi-annual basis
  • C&K's exclusive Birth to Three program - we want you to 'slow down' and be in the moment with the children as they learn and explore the world. Our focus is on building deep and trusting relationships with the children
  • C&K's exclusive 'Listening and Learning Together' curriculum approach
  • Embraces the diversity of children, families and the community

Ideal candidates will have:

  • Diploma Qualification in Early Childhood (qualification must be recognised by ACECQA)
  • Previous experience in a similar role is essential
  • An ability to work as an effective team member
  • An understanding of the provision of a safe, well planned indoor and outdoor learning environment
  • An ability to document observations of children's behaviour and development
  • An ability to implement a planned program, ensuring the needs of individual children and the group are met

C&K is committed to an inclusive workforce and we strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.  

All C&K employees are required to undergo background checks which include police checks.

Please note the advertising closing date is indicative only. C&K reserve the right to close the advertisement before this date is reached. Therefore, it is encouraged that you submit your application as soon as possible.

If this sounds like you, apply now!

The Childcare & Kindergarten Association of Queensland Recruitment Team

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