Childcare 2IC - Kids Brigade

One Tree Community Services

We have an exciting vacancy for a Diploma Qualified 2IC to join our Kids Brigade Childcare Center in Palmerston, NT.

  • Supportive Team
  • Competitive Salary
  • Location - Palmerston, NT
We have an exciting vacancy for a Diploma Qualified 2IC to join our Kids Brigade Childcare Center in Palmerston, NT.  This will be a full time position working as the service’s 2IC. 

This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced Room Leader / 2IC to take the next step in their career and join our Kids Brigade Childcare Center. 
 
One Tree Community Services is a Not for Profit organization that supports community services and child care centres throughout Western Australia, Northern Territory and Victoria. We believe that our organization cannot provide quality services or grow faster than its ability to attract and retain the ‘right’ people
 
 
On Offer to you:
  • Varied and rewarding role working in a supportive team
  • Competitive salary package plus Super
2IC role:
  • In consultation with the Director to design, implement and evaluate programs for children in accordance with One Tree's requirements.
  • To provide supervision and direction in ensuring the day to day operations of the childcare service is in accordance with One Tree's policies, procedures, government regulations, legislation and the National Quality Standards and One Tree's Philosophy and Code of Ethics. 
  • To oversee and ensure the workplace operates within OH&S requirements and duty of care of children and their families is strictly maintained.
  • To act as the Director of the service in the absence of the Director. 
  • To lead by example ensuring the work environment operates in accordance with One Tree's Spirit [Vision] - Purpose and Values, Philosophy and Code of Ethics.
  • To actively create partnerships with families, staff and the community.
  • To provide information, referral and support to parents of children attending One Tree's services. 
 
Selection Criteria:
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Education/ Bachelor of Early Education
  • Previous experience working in a similar capacity
  • Solid understanding of Early Years Learning Framework
  • Valid Ochre Card (or ability to obtain)
  • Medical Certificate (or ability to obtain)
 
If you believe you are the right person, please submit your application online. In order to be considered for this position you will need apply online by submitting your latest resume along with a cover letter outlining your suitability for this position. No agency referrals please.

One Tree Community Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer supporting diversity in the workplace and Indigenous applicants are encouraged to apply.