Lead Educator, Mount Isa

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Diocese of Townsville Catholic EducationMount Isa
Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent


Position: Lead Educators 
Position: Full Time Ongoing
Start Date: Immediate start available
Contact: HR Services (07) 4773 0900 
Email: recruitment@tsv.catholic.edu.au

Our Centre
There are six St Mary MacKillop Early Learning Centres in the Townsville Diocese. 

The centres cater for babies through to children of six years and provide the following:

  • Professional, quality educational programs for children
  • Kindergarten programs (for children who are least 4 years of age by the 30th June in the year they attend)
  • A comfortable environment for parents
  • A loving, safe and nurturing environment that will allow children to grow and develop at their own pace
  • Professional staff that respect the individuality of children and their families
  • A Catholic environment that values the spirituality of children

About the role

We are seeking applicants for a passionate and experienced Lead Educator to commence with our team for an immediate start in Mount Isa

As the Lead Educator:

  • Create a friendly, secure and stimulating interactive learning environment for all children at all times
  • Responsible for implementing the policies, procedures and routines of the service and to sign off as understood. And to also be familiar with evacuation policies and participate enthusiastically in practice.
  • Contribute to policy reviews
  • To plan and implement a program suitable to the age, needs and interests of the children which reflects the philosophy and goals of St Mary MacKillop Early Learning Centre
  • To take daily observations of the individual children and plan from these observations to ensure that the needs, strengths and interests of the individual group are met
  • To share the responsibility for the safety of the Centre’s environment and its equipment
  • Responsible for the equipment both indoors and outdoors and maintain a hygienic, safe environment for children to play in and staff to work in.

For more information, please see the position descriptions below:

Lead Educators - Position Description

Required Qualities and Qualifications:

  • Catholic faith commitment and practice
  • Certificate III or Diploma in Children's Services
  • Previous Early Learning Centre experience
  • A clear understanding of early childhood development
  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing religious formation

How to apply

  • Attach your current resume 
  • Attach a cover letter explaining why you are best suited for the role

Applications close 4.00pm Wednesday 18th September 2019 unless filled prior.

More about Diocese of Townsville Catholic Education
Address: Townsville Catholic Education Office, 2 Gardenia Avenue, Kirwan, Queensland, QLD 4814, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 7 4773 0900