Diploma Qualified Educator

  • South Canberra
  • Full-Time
  • Children's Services

About Communities@Work

Communities@Work is Canberra's largest not-for-profit community organisation, working with our community to build a resilient, sustainable, and socially inclusive community. With over 40 years' experience in the ACT and Capital Region, we provide a wide range of high quality early education and care services and community services that supports positive educational outcomes, assists in alleviating hardship, enhances quality of life and leads to positive social change.

About the role

We currently have an opportunity for a Diploma Qualified Educator at a number of Centres in Canberra. These vacancies are for a highly motivated, Diploma qualified Educator who has a strong familiarity with practice frameworks. You will support your Team and Centre Management to ensure the provision of quality education and care as well as be responsible for some curriculum programming.

Duties

  • Develop, implement and evaluate program for all ages
  • Provide for the care, education and wellbeing of each child
  • Provide a safe, interactive and stimulating environment
  • Ensure records are maintained for each child
  • Provide support to children with identified needs
  • Guide a team of educators
  • Develop and maintain relationships with children and families

Skills and Experience

  • Diploma of Children's Services or ACECQA equivalent
  • Passion for working with children
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong leadership skills
  • 'Working Vulnerable People' registration, or willingness to obtain
  • Experience with writing supporting documentation such as; observations and learning stories
  • Strong experience with relevant curriculum frameworks 

Benefits

  • An opportunity to 'Do Good' by working for a social enterprise that delivers quality community services
  • Inclusive and culturally diverse workplace
  • Professional development opportunities with our RTO, including access to study leave
  • Our staff currently have the opportunity to Salary package
  • Access to employee child care discounts
  • A range of healthy lifestyle programs and healthy activity reimbursement
  • Be part of a team that values excellence, continuous improvement and  innovation

How to Apply

Click APPLY or contact the People, Culture & Wellness Team on 6293 6545 for a confidential discussion. 

Communities@Work encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, young people, mature-aged workers, people with disabilities and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for its roles. 

Closing date for applications: 05/03/2021

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