Educator

Inner West Kids Marrickville is a modern, purpose built centre. It has a staff of dedicated and long-time educators. The service is under new management and is owned/operated by Andrew and Caroline. The service provides a high quality educational service which is fun for children and supportive of families. 

IWK has a maximum capacity of 35 children per day. IWK is building numbers to reach that capacity and needs new educators. Hours of operation are 7.30am - 5.30pm.

Check out our website:

https://www.innerwestkids.com.au/  

Your role as educator would include:

  • Working with children aged 18 months to 5 years

  • Planning, organising and implementing activities that support  the children at Inner West Kids to develop and grow their social, emotional, fine and gross motor skills.

  • Working as a member of a cooperative team to implement a nurturing and educational program for all children at the preschool. 

  • Ensuing that the policies and philosophy of Inner West Kids, Children’s Services Regulations 2011 and the Code of Ethics are implemented in providing appropriate care and educational programs for the children.

  • Be willing to participate in meetings, conferences and training courses where appropriate.

  • Developing a collegial relationship with all members of staff to ensure a positive environment for all children at all times.

  • Implementing health and hygiene practices. 

Qualifications you will need:

  • A Certificate III or Diploma in Early Childhood Education or working towards 

  • Experience as an early childhood educator is preferred

  • Traineeship Available 

  • Working Knowledge of the Children’s Services Regulations 2011.

  • Working Knowledge of the National Quality Standard for Early Childhood Education.

  • Current Education and Care First Aid Training, Asthma & Anaphylaxis qualifications.

  • Knowledge and understanding of Childcare Policies and Procedures.

  • Be knowledgeable about the philosophical underpinning of the Early Years Learning Framework.

  • A Current Working With Children Check and Child Protection Qualifications.

You will also need: 

  • A commitment to your own ongoing professional development in early education.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • A love of children and passion for Early Years Education

  • Enthusiastic Team Player

What we offer:

  • Attractive base salary - depending on qualifications & experience.

  • Uniforms & Laundry Allowance provided.

  • Supportive and friendly team.

  • Quality resources and scheduled time off the floor for programming and planning.

  • Ongoing professional development, paid training and support.

  • Walking distance to Marrickville Train Station and Buses

  • Street Parking

Please send the following items to Andrew at andrew@innerwestkids.com.au 

  • Resume

  • Working With Children Check - please include Date of Birth for background check

  • Education qualifications (diploma or transcript)

  • Current First Aid Certificate

  • Written References (if available)

 

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About Inner West Kids Pty Ltd

Inner West Kids Marrickville is a modern, purpose built centre. It has a staff of dedicated and long-time educators. The service is under new management and is owned/operated by Andrew and Caroline. The service provides a high quality educational service which is fun for children and supportive of families. 

IWK has a maximum capacity of 35 children per day. IWK is building numbers to reach that capacity and needs new educators. Hours of operation are 7.30am - 5.30pm.

Apply for this job