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Early Childhood Educator

Early Learning and Care Centre

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR – FULL TIME

The Infants’ Home Child & Family Services is a dynamic organisation, with a long tradition and strong sense of contemporary pathways focussing on best practice and research initiatives.

A unique work environment set on four acres in Ashfield with cultural commitment to innovation, diversity, integrity and collaboration. The Infants’ Home is a leading provider of quality and innovative education, health and care for children and families for over 140 years.

This is an exciting career opportunity in a unique multipurpose child and family service which integrates early childhood education, health, allied health, welfare and early intervention services on one site; supporting children and families experiencing disadvantage and complex needs in a coordinated manner in the context of universal services.

We provide integrated early childhood services through five Early Care and Education Centres and a Family Day Care scheme in an inclusion ethos wherein 30% of our families are experiencing a range of vulnerabilities. We provide high staff ratios; strengths based practices, professional development and involvement with community networks. Staff are highly resourced and supported.

We are currently recruiting for a full time early childhood educator with at least 1 years’ experience.

Essential Criteria

  • Certificate III in Children’s Services
  • Sound written, verbal communication skills and organisational skills
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Confidence in a range of documentation styles
  • Experience working with children from birth to five years in a centre based environment
  • Knowledge/experience with NQF, NQS and Early Years Learning Framework
  • Knowledge/experience working with children with additional needs in an inclusive environment is desirable

In return for your commitment, enthusiasm and positive impact on The Infants’ Home you will be rewarded with ongoing training, supportive management team and professional development opportunities.

You will also have the opportunity to work in a well established organisation providing exemplary integrated services.

For further details or to obtain a position description please contact: Careers Team on 9799 4844 or email: careers@theinfantshome.org.au.

To apply please send your resume and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria to the above email.

 

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