Early Childhood Educator/s

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Closing Date: 2020-08-28

The Northern Midlands Council is seeking to recruit suitably qualified and experienced Diploma qualified Early Childhood Educator’s.

These positions are being offered on a casual basis and will work across the Midlands Rural and Remote Childcare Services located at Perth, Longford and Cressy.

The successful applicants will provide care and support for children under the centre’s responsibility, in accordance with individual children’s development plans, centre policy and relevant legislation; including the supervision of the Centre for short-term absences of the Assistant Director. These positions will also provide educational leadership to Educators with lesser qualifications and experience with regards to planning for individuals and groups, challenging behaviours and disabilities.

Terms and conditions of employment, including salary will be in accordance with the Northern Midlands Council Enterprise Agreement.

For your application to be considered, you must have completed a Diploma in Children’s Services or similar, in addition to having proven experience in a childcare setting. You must also have a current Working with Vulnerable People Registration and up to date First Aid certification.

You will also have excellent communication skills, including active listening skills; a sound understanding of the health and safety risks involved with working with children and be able to demonstrate sensitivity, patience and kindness.

If you are suitably experienced, the position description can be downloaded below.

Applications should include a cover letter addressing the above selection criteria (marked in bold) and their current resume and be addressed to Samantha Dhillon, People & Culture Business Partner, Northern Midlands Council, PO Box 156, Longford, TAS, 7301 or emailed to council@nmc.tas.gov.au

Applications close on 28 August 2020 and all enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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