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Casual Educator

Journey Early Learning


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Full job description

Casual Educator | Based in Richmond 

Benefits:

  • Life Balance – Flexible work hours so you achieve real work & life balance!
  • Ongoing Professional Development – Access to internal PD, training & courses.
  • Networking – Collaborate through centre visits, events & networking.
  • Financial Benefits – Gain access to generous childcare discounts, referral programmes & more

About Richmond:

Journey Early Learning Richmond is conveniently located in the Epworth Hospital Medical Centre on Lennox Street. Catering for up to 40 children between the ages of six weeks and six years old, our centre has play-spaces with incredible views overlooking Melbourne’s CBD.

With recently refurbished environments, our spaces are modern and spark curiosity and inspire children to work together with their friends to conquer milestones with confidence. Our Centre Manager, Sara, has a passion to support educators in their ongoing learning and development as well as capturing each educator’s perspectives in our everyday practice at our service. She also has a passion to continue role-modelling positive child interactions based on children’s rights, voice, and interests.

The community is at the heart of Journey, so we have developed strong relationships with partnerships such as T&G activities for Music and Sports Incursions weekly. We are such a culturally diverse community at Richmond, so we hold regular cooking classes and family events to connect and bring everyone together.

About Your New Role:

As our new casual educator, it is your role to work as a curious and inclusive team member and assist in providing a safe and stimulating environment which meets the social, cultural, emotional, educational and physical needs of the children and encourages parent participation. Your role will have you supporting the functioning of the centre, while developing your skills in a positive environment.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Bringing the Journey Values of connection, communication and consideration to life and reflect this in everyday practice.
  • Ability to adhere to Journey’s child safe policy and code of conduct
  • Assisting with observations of individuals and groups of children
  • Assisting in the evaluation of children in terms of individual strengths, weaknesses, interests and preferences, which is then used to design activities to be included in the programme.
  • Assisting with the program design, implemented, and evaluated in consultation with others to foster all aspect of children’s development in a holistic way.
  • Working as an effective team member and within the defined position description.
  • Seek and accept support from your Lead Educators, Educational Leader and Centre Manager

Role Requirements:

  • A demonstrated commitment to providing a safe, caring, non-judgemental and supportive environment for all children and their families
  • A demonstrated ability to adhere to and understand the ECA code of Ethics and the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
  • Demonstrated understanding of appropriate behaviours while engaging with children
  • Current Valid Working with Children Check
  • ACECQA approved Diploma or Certificate III in Children’s Services or, working towards
  • First Aid, Anaphylaxis and Asthma Certificates
  • Full working rights in Australia

About Journey Early Learning:

At Journey Early Learning, we aim to create an environment that is safe, secure and homely, where

everyone feels welcome. Our future is one filled with endless possibilities and growth opportunities, and together, we’ve developed an educational approach that is inspiring, stimulating and encouraging.

When it comes to early learning, our educators have a vital role to play. Journey educators are passionate, considerate, educated, inspirational and welcoming. Our educators understand that learning is a journey and enjoy developing deeper connections with children, families, and the wider community.

Every journey must begin somewhere, and yours begins right here. Apply today!

Journey Early Learning…where it all begins.

Journey Early Learning promotes the safety, wellbeing, and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability, from a culturally or linguistically diverse background. We are committed to the safety, participation, and empowerment of all children


Perks & benefits
Flexible Hours/Time
JOURNEY ONLINE TRAINING PLATFORM
PAID BIRTHDAY LEAVE
Paid volunteer time
UNIFORMS AND WELCOME PACK
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Equal Employment Opportunity
Equal Employment
Opportunity (EEO)
Journey Early Learning supports the following Equal Employment Opportunity programs:
Cultural Diversity Cultural Diversity
Diversity Diversity
Equal opportunities programs Equal opportunities programs
Internship programs Internship programs
LGBTI Support LGBTI Support
Mature age worker support Mature age worker support
Young workers programs Young workers programs

Job details
Date posted
21 Jul 2022
Category
Education, Training & Childcare
Occupation
Early Childhood
Estimated
$60k ~ $70k
Contract type
Temporary
Work type
Part time
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours
Industry
Education
Sector
Private business
Company size
201 to 1000

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