Early Childhood Assistant – SDN Gumnut

Early Childhood Assistant

SDN, Gumnut

 

  • Learning & development opportunities
  • Family friendly environment
  • Exciting Education Lead role

 

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a full-time Early Childhood Assistant within our Early Childhood Education & Care centre in Lithgow.

 

This role is on a fixed term contract until 15th July 2014.                        

 

The role

 

In this role you will bring your passion for working with children to our supportive team to provide quality education and care services. You will work with a team of dedicated educators to create a stimulating, positive and inclusive environment that reflects the Early Years Learning Framework whilst maintaining the elements of the National Quality Standards (NQS). You will assist in the observation and evaluation of children’s development to support their learning outcomes. You will also engage with families and the community.   

 

The centre

 

Gumnut House had been operating in Lithgow for over 28 years. SDN took over management for Gumnut House in October 2012 when the centre officially became SDN Gumnut. SDN Gumnut offers long day care, preschool and occasional care.

 

About you

 

You will have:

  • A Certificate III in Children’s Services
  • A Working with Children Check clearance number (or willingness to obtain)
  • Experience in a similar role
  • The ability to form warm, responsive relationships with children
  • High level verbal and written communication skills
  • Initiative and capacity to work with minimal supervision

 

Our culture

 

SDN’s values and philosophy are at the heart of everything we do. If you share our values and believe that through working together we can make the world a better and more equitable place then we want to hear from you!  

 

Next steps

 

For further information, please contact Amy Fossett; Recruitment Advisor on (02) 9213 2414.  Applications must address the selection criteria and should be received by close of business, Tuesday 13 August 2013.

 

For more information and how to apply please visit:
http://www.sdn.org.au/careers/job-vacancies/early-childhood-assistant-%E2%80%93-sdn-gumnut/?site=aus

 

Please mention “TES AUSTRALIA” when applying for this role.

 

Closing date: 13/08/2013

 

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