Early Childhood Educator (Cert III) – Maternity Leave

We are looking for a motivated, engaged and enthusiastic team member to join our team as Early Childhood Educators at our Benjafield and Berriedale Centres.  You will be responsible for providing the effective delivery of Council’s Child Care Connections professional and educational programs and services to children aged from birth to 7 years and their families.The successful applicants will:Actively contribute and participate in the efficient, effective, and flexible development of delivery of the programDemonstrate sound understanding and knowledge of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and Quality StandardWork effectively in a small team environment, fostering positive team atmosphereBe able to communicate effectively and being a positive role model for children and colleaguesBe supportive and professional in delivery excellent customer serviceBeing able to multi-task to ensure children are well supervised, ensuring their health and safety is always maintainedQualifications required: Certificate III in Children’s Services or actively working towards this certification or equivalent (as per the ACECQA website)All advertised positions require a current Working With Vulnerable Persons CheckPosition Hours:Maternity Leave Backfill (100482) – 12-month fixed-term, part-time: 20 hours base per weekSalary range: Schedule C, Salary Point 1 to 2: $50,810.00 to $53,497.06, pro-rata (plus superannuation)For further information on this position please contact Kate Whitbread, Child Care Delivery Coordinator on (03) 6216 6610.GCC Employee benefits:14% superannuation (OTE)Glenorchy City Council’s Enterprise Agreement 2021Free parkingCorporate Banking BenefitsCorporate discounts on gym membershipCorporate offers on Private Health InsuranceLearning & Development opportunitiesFlexible Working ArrangementsSocial ClubEAP servicesLow interest personal loans (LGAT)How to apply:  Applications for this position must be lodged on this site or on the Glenorchy City Council website www.gcc.tas.gov.au - Careers page. To be considered for an educator position, all applicants must:Provide a covering letter confirming position(s) you are applying for and briefly outline your experiences relevant to the roleProvide a current ResumeProvide evidence of Covid-19 vaccinationsProvide a current Vulnerable Person’s check or the ability to obtain one prior to commencing employment Applications close at 8pm on Sunday, 27 November 2022Position Description - Early Childhood Educator (Cert III) - Maternity Leave Backfill AUD Berriedale 7011