Early Childhood Teacher

Capital Region Community Services Ltd.

If you are seeking a challenging and exciting new opportunity that can offer you great working conditions, then this is the career for you!

  • Generous salary packaging benefits(Up to $15,900 plus other benefits)
  • 17.5% Annual leave loading
  • Permanent, Part time (75 hours per fortnight)
  • Generous salary packaging benefits (Up to $15,900 plus other benefits)
  • 17.5% Annual leave loading
  • Permanent, Part time (75 hours per fortnight)
  • A fun, supportive, and hardworking environment where we really do value our people
  • Discounted rate for our Early Education and Care Services
About the Company 
Capital Region Community Services(CRCS) provides a wide range of high quality, integrated and inclusive programs and services to individuals, families, children and young people in the Belconnen and wider Capital Region. CRCS works with community members, local organisations and businesses to develop responsive programs, services and activities that support self determination and reduce social isolation. Strong relationships with government and other community services enhance CRCS’s capacity to achieve our vision of an inclusive, connected community.

About the Role
We are seeking a passionate and energetic Early Childhood Teacher who can provide strong leadership in the development and implementation of contemporary Early Childhood Education Programs with strong pedagogical leadership that reflects the Principles and Practices of the Early Years Learning Framework. 
You will work under general direction from the Director and undertake a range of functions requiring the application of high level skills and knowledge. 

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Supervise employees to provide for the well-being and emotional needs of the children.
  • Ensure the children are suitably and comfortably dressed.
  • Ensure employees are carrying out their duties according to the Centre Policies and procedures.
  • Encourage employees to work as a team and communicate effectively with them and for them.
  • Demonstrate appropriate behaviour guidance strategies at all times.
  • Early Childhood Teaching Degree or Diploma qualified and actively studying to become an Early Childhood Teacher or other relevant qualifications.
  • Current First Aid Certificate.
  • At least 12 months demonstrated experience within a Centre.
  • Experience in the planning of the curriculum, effective communication skills and the ability to manage staff.
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to supervise effective, appropriate and realistic curriculum form 3 - 5 years taking into account the needs of children from a diverse range of backgrounds, abilities and experiences.
  • Experience in working in consultation with parents, including those with a diverse range of backgrounds.  
Your reward
  • Above award wages
  • Leadership and training opportunities
  • Extensive accredited and non-accredited professional development opportunities
  • Discounted child care rates
How to apply ?  (Applications that are not submitted through CRCS website will not be accepted)
Please copy and paste this URL into your web browser - https://clientapps.jobadder.com/24007/capital-region-community-services.  It will take you to our career page on our website where you can submit your application.
Do you have questions about this role? 
If so, please contact Lauren Kapper at lauren.kapper@crcs.com.au.  Applications emailed to this email address will not be accepted.