Early Childhood Educator – Diploma

Glenorchy is Tasmania’s fourth largest city with a population of 46,790.  The City lies on the western shore of the Derwent River, next to the City of Hobart. Glenorchy is the second biggest employment location in greater Hobart and the industrial centre for Tasmania.  Home to the world-famous Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), Glenorchy also has vibrant retail and community services sectors.  Our community’s vision for the City is to be a proud city; a city of arts; of opportunity; of partnerships; a city that makes exciting things happen.We are looking for a suitably qualified Early Childhood Educator to join the teams at Berriedale and Benjafield Child Care Centres. The Candidate:  To be considered, you will need to have the following:Proven experience and knowledge of developing and implementing flexible programs for children (birth to 7 years);Demonstrate a sound understanding and knowledge of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and Quality Standard;Demonstrate the ability to work in a team environment and foster a positive team atmosphere, communicate effectively and provide a positive role model to other educators;Ability to ensure that children are well supervised and that their health and safety is maintained. Qualifications: The successful candidate will hold a Diploma of Children’s Services, Associate Diploma Social Science (Child Care) or equivalent (as per the ACECQA website) and a current Vulnerable Persons Check and First Aid Certificate (HLTFA301C)Position Number: 100217 & 100298Position Hours: Part-time (one position 0.167 FTE Base hours and other position 0.7 FTE Base hours)Salary: Schedule C, Salary Point 3 to 4: $52,977.66 to $59,022.61 (+13.5% superannuation) in accordance with Glenorchy City Council’s Enterprise Agreement 2021Please note that all successful applicants will be required to provide a current vulnerable People Check prior to commencement of employment.For further information on this position, contact Kate Whitbread, Child Care Delivery Coordinator on (03) 6216 6800.How to apply:  Applications for this position must be lodged on this submission site or on the Glenorchy City Council website www.gcc.tas.gov.au - Careers page. To be considered for this role, all applicants must address the key selection criteria in the Position Description and provide a current resume.  A copy of the position description can be found by clicking the below hyperlink or on the Glenorchy City Council website. Applications close at 8pm on Sunday, 28 November 2021.Position Description - Early Childhood Educator 52977 AUD Glenorchy 7010