Early Childhood Educator

Location: Sydney
Area: CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $55,350 - $57,540 per annum

About the Role
Barnardos are looking for a Full-Time 6 Month Contract Early Childhood Educator for the Barnardos Early Learning Centre based in Ultimo 2007.

The Early Childhood Educator will be responsible for;
  • In conjunction with Room Leader and other Educators, implement a high-quality education and care curriculum for all enrolled children.
  • Respond to children’s strengths, interests and needs and contribute to planning cycle and review within the room under the guidance of the Room Leader.
  • Contribute to documenting of children’s learning and development under the guidance of the Room Leader.
  • Engage in critical reflection of children’s learning to guide future programming.
  • Engage children in learning opportunities that are responsive to; meaningful moments, intentional and spontaneous interactions, children’s agency and choice, routine times, information technology and environmental sustainability.
About You
As a Early Childhood Educator, you will ideally have;
  • Approved tertiary qualification in Children’s Services.
  • Experience in an approved education and care Service.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the National Quality Framework and the Early Years Learning Framework.
  • Demonstrated experience in supporting curriculum development and documenting children’s learning and development.
  • A first aid qualification that is approved by the Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) that includes applying first aid, emergency asthma management and anaphylaxis management
About the Organisation
Barnardos Australia is one of Australia’s leading children’s social care agencies, focused on building relationships between children, young people, their families and the community. Over the next 5 years, Barnardos commits to supporting more vulnerable children to thrive through effective evidence-informed and research-based programs.

Applicants from an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander background are strongly encouraged to apply. 
Benefits of Working for Barnardos
  • Development through individual and group mentoring
  • Secondments, acting up and project work
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Cultural leave
  • A day off during NAIDOC week
  • Additional annual leave during Christmas/New Year break
  • Volunteer opportunities at community events and many more
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff are further supported by the Aboriginal Cultural Unit (ACU) and Barnardos Indigenous Group (BIG) to meet their cultural needs within the organisation. 
Salary: Base $55,350 per annum plus leave loading plus superannuation.  Packaging available to receive $15,860 of your salary tax free. Motor vehicle packaging available on selected roles.

To be considered for roles with Barnardos you will need to have (or be willing to have conducted) a National Police Clearance and current Working with Children check Clearance (or APP number) and for the ACT a Drivers History Check, Working with Vulnerable People Card and CYPS Check.
How to apply:
To register your interest hit APPLY NOW and submit your Resume. For a confidential discussion please call Zoe Banbury 02 9218 2346

Date Posted: 16/06/2022 11:22 AM

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