Certificate III Educator - Thinking Kids Children's Centre

Parkville VIC, Australia

  • Convenient hours - accommodate the school off
  • Contemporary, inspiring newly renovated Centre
  • Discounts to over 300 retailers as part of your employee benefits

Join ECMS and our vision – for every child to realise their right to a strong foundation for lifelong success. 

Thinking Kids Children's Centre is a state-of-the-art childcare centre situated near the iconic Melbourne Zoo in Parkville. We deliver high quality and inclusive childcare for children from birth to five years. Our team of nurturing and experienced educators will partner with you to develop a play-based learning program that helps your child realise their potential. Even more importantly, our educators will ensure your child is safe, secure and happy while at Thinking Kids Children's Centre.

As a Certificate III Educator you will:

  • Partner with your team to provide an appropriate developmental and enriching program for children which maximises opportunities for them to develop to their full potential
  • Build trust with the families by respecting diversity and connecting to individual cultural needs. You will work in partnership with parents and encourage their involvement in the program
  • Have a sound knowledge of and experience with implementing the Early Years Learning Framework, National Quality Standards and Child Safety Standards
  • Be available to work part time 25 hours a week Monday to Friday, between the hours of 1pm and 6pm

To be considered you will have:

  • A Certificate III in Early Childhood or equivalent ACECQA approved qualification
  • Experience working as a Certificate III Educator
  • Current Working with Children's Check and National Police Check
  • Current Level 2 First Aid, CPR, Anaphylaxis & Asthma Certificate

Benefits of joining our team:

  • Exciting professional development opportunities including the annual conference for all ECMS staff, professional development days, leadership meetings, individual performance reviews and development plans
  • Participation in our generous Service Recognition program, which acknowledges important service milestones for full-time and part-time employees
  • ECMS' Recognition of Outstanding Practice Awards to recognise staff and teams who have demonstrated an outstanding practice
  • Career progression opportunities across our network of centres
  • Earn $500 through our Employee Referral program when you refer a successful applicant
  • Access to a range of retail and recreational activities at significantly reduced rates via our fully sponsored Employee Benefits Program
  • Joining an organisation that promotes health and wellbeing initiatives, including annual flu vaccination and access to our Employee Assistance Program
  • Funded First Aid (004) training for staff

We are a child safe and equal employment opportunity employer. Child safety is a fundamental aspect of all roles at ECMS. We promote the rights of all children to participate, have a purpose and be protected from harm.

Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and from people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds are encouraged.

To begin a rewarding career with ECMS apply now! Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Type: Ongoing

Category: Childcare - Educator

Reference id: EP000056

Date posted : 06/09/2019