Early Childhood Assistant

Early Childhood Assistant

St Michael’s Grammar School in St Kilda


Part-time, fixed-term position


We are looking for a committed, innovative and collaborative Early Childhood Assistant to join the Junior School team. The role involves interacting with children and parents, assisting in the implementation of the Early Learning Program, undertaking general housekeeping tasks within Margaret Thomas House and contributing to the well being of students and the effective operation of the area. You will share responsibility for the After school Care and Holiday Programs.


The successful applicant:

  • Must have a Certificate III in Children Services, or the equivalent, and demonstrated experience in a similar role
  • Will have demonstrated strong interpersonal skills with an ability to build rapport with both children and adults
  • Will display a genuine interest in and respect for all children
  • Has high level communication skills
  • Possess strong administrative and Information Technology skills
  • Can work unsupervised and as part of a collaborative team
  • Possesses sound judgment and a calm and mature disposition
  • Must have Anaphylaxis Management training and First Aid Level 2 Qualifications or willing to obtain these prior to commencement
  • Must hold a current Working with Children Check or willing to obtain
  • The willingness to be involved in all aspects of the School’s program


This is a fixed term, part time position commencing in October 2013 until December 2014. The successful candidate would also be required to work in the After School Care and Holiday Program.


Competitive remuneration and benefits, professional development, an active Staff association and opportunities to participate in a wide variety of co-curricular activities make St Michael’s Grammar School a highly sought-after and stimulating working environment.


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School Details
St Michaels Grammar School
25 Chapel Street, St Kilda VIC 3182
t: +61 3 8530 3200
f: +61 3 9510 9392


Closing date for applications is 10am on Monday, 16 September 2013


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