Outside of School Hours Care Coordinator
Who we are
Cire Services Inc. is an advanced, community based, not for profit organisation. Cire operates a range of services to meet community needs through education and provision of services.
- We are a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) offering accredited, pre-accredited, work skills and leisure courses.
- Our Community School, a registered independent school, provides secondary curriculum to students in an alternative school environment.
- Family and Children’s Services supports children’s services for long day care, pre-school programs, occasional care, vacation care and before and after school care.
- Community Hubs, bringing people together to connect, learn and contribute in their local community through social, education, recreational and support activities.
Cire Services is a Child Safe organisation and prides itself on advocating for the rights of children and young people.
About Family and Children’s Services
The OSHC team are dedicated, professional and friendly with a strong desire to create meaningful experiences for the children in their care. Led by our supportive and experienced Director, they really are focused on creating a culture that supports inclusion and engagement. You will be joining a team that are committed to service excellence and will be given the tools, resources and support to succeed.
About the role
Developing engaging and supportive programs for the children in the service will require your creativity and enthusiasm, as you coordinate before and/or after school programs and vacation care. These programs will be innovative, culturally appropriate and responsive to individual needs.
Leading a team of Educators, you will ensure observations are completed and full compliance of the service is maintained. Building and maintaining meaningful relationships with children and their families will be crucial, and you'll work closely with families in relation to the care, welfare and development of their children.
Who Are You?
You will hold a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care or ACECQA recognised equivalent qualification. Your previous experience as a room leader or coordinator means you can influence, guide and support a team effectively. Most importantly though, you have a passion for educating and creating positive experiences for children.
You are empathetic, compassionate and respectful. Communicating clearly and effectively will be particular skills you possess.
You understand Child Safe frameworks and regulations, hold a valid Working with Children Check and are willing to undertake a National Police Check. Access to your own vehicle and current drivers licence is required, as you may need to work at Cire sites across the beautiful Yarra Ranges.
To enjoy Cire’s environment and culture, you will have a community focus, friendly demeanour and positive attitude. You will demonstrate our Values of Respect, Quality and Integrity. You will enjoy being an integral part of a fun and professional team.
As a not for profit, we are able to offer salary packaging and novated leasing, which can provide you with a worthwhile tax saving, along with split shift allowances and discounted child care and courses. Our salaries are competitive and we are committed to supporting professional development and career advancement.
Part-time hours offer genuine work life balance in this ongoing position of 35 hours per week.
If you see yourself fitting in well with us and our vision, please submit both your cover letter and CV referencing OSHC Coordinator (Yarra Junction). Please note, only candidates who submit both documents will be considered.
For more information, please contact Diletta Lanciana, Executive Manager, Family and Children’s Services on 1300 835 235.