- Job posted on: 9th Apr 2021
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Calling all Early Childhood Assistant Educators! We are currently seeking highly motivated educators committed to providing high quality practices, education & care. As an Assistant Educator, you will work directly with children and support our Lead Educators in delivering educational programs that fosters strong connections with children and families through positive interactions. In return, you will be supported in your development as an Early Childhood Educator, allowing creativity and enterprising practice in an environment of continuous quality improvement.
We know you are spoilt for choice in the vibrant Education and Care Services marketplace. But do you want to why it’s an exciting time to join Windermere’s Early Learning Centre in Frankston? Offering Long Day Care and funded Kindergarten programs, our ELC is set in a stunning natural environment providing a supportive learning atmosphere for children. From extensive, interactive outside play spaces – complete with veggie garden – to dedicated workrooms and separate sleep rooms for infants, children will be encouraged to thrive. Our purpose designed ELC is a first class facility offering regular and structured care.
You will be Certificate III or Diploma qualified in Early Childhood Education with previous demonstrated experience as an Assistant Educator within a Long Day Care setting. You will have a thorough understanding of working within the NQF as well as behaviour support and guidance techniques. You will thrive working within a team environment and have the ability to develop positive working relationships with your fellow educators, children and families.
We currently have casual and permanent positions available (3 x permanent and 1 x fixed term parental leave position) Recognised as a family friendly organsiation, we are open to considering full-time or part-time (38 hours or 30.4 hours per week). This is a fantastic opportunity for a self-directed and mature professional who is passionate about early childhood education and care that results in positive, lasting outcomes for children, their families and the community
We strive towards offering the highest quality education and care possible. We do this by attracting experienced educators who have the child as the centre to their pedagogy and practice. We also offer:
Windermere honours the ongoing cultural and spiritual connections, heritage, customs and beliefs of Aboriginal people, and pays respects to Elders past and present.