Preschool and After School Care Assistant - St Joseph's ELC - O'Connor ACT, Australia

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Catholic Education Archdiocese of Canberra and GoulburnAustralia
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary

St Joseph’s Early Learning Centre, as part of St Joseph’s Primary School, is growing in excellence within a Christ–centred community. Our nurturing environment provides diverse learning opportunities for every child within our Centre. Our approach to learning is inspired by Reggio Emilia and guided by the Early Years Learning Framework. Through play, exploration and discovery, in a supportive and enriching environment, we cater for each child’s individual learning style and interests.

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented Preschool and After School Care Assistant to join our inclusive and friendly team. The assistant has particular responsibility in providing high quality nature and play based programs for children in Preschool and After School Care at St Joseph’s Early Learning Centre. Additionally, you will have strong organisational skills and a well-developed sense of responsibility and self-motivation.

Applications are invited from interested candidates able to demonstrate a commitment to the aims of Catholic Education.

Please note that this is a part-time temporary position commencing 28 January to 18 December 2020. Also, please note that this position has 2 unaveraged contracts: ELCEDU 1, level 1 and EDU3 Lv 2:

  • ELCEDU 1, level 1 (Wednesday - Friday: 12 - 3)
  • EDU3, level 2 (Wednesday - Friday: 3 - 6)

This position involves working with children. The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child related employment in accordance with CE policy.

Applicants are required to address the selection criteria, either through a statement of suitability or individually, to a maximum of 3 pages plus submit a current resume.

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Further enquiries can be directed to Molly Henson on 02 6257 2990 or via email

To apply: All applicants will be required to go through the e-recruitment system by clicking the apply now button. This will take you through the application process.

Recruitment or application questions: Please contact the Recruitment team on 02 6180 8010 or email

Closing Date: 11.55pm, Wednesday 27 November 2019


More about Catholic Education Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn
Address: 52 - 54 Franklin Street, Manuka, Australian Capital Territory, ACT 2603, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 2 6234 5455