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Assistant Educator | C&K Yuingi Community Childcare Centre

Brisbane - Western Suburbs & Ipswich

Assistant Educator | C&K Yuingi Community Childcare Centre

  • 494038
  • Brisbane - Western Suburbs & Ipswich
  • Assistant Educator
  • Fixed Term Full Time

Assistant Educator - C&K Yuingi Community Childcare Centre

  • 12 Month Fixed Term Full Time contract
  • Work with a friendly and supportive director and team
  • Continuous access to professional development

 

About C&K 

The Creche and Kindergarten Association Limited (C&K) is a not-for-profit early childhood provider with nearly 350 early childhood education and care services located across Queensland. C&K acknowledges that each child and family have unique early education and care requirements and so we provide a range of different programs including childcare, kindergarten, outside school hours' care and integrated services. 

About the opportunity 

C&K Yuingi Community Childcare Centre is a unique centre that caters for up to 70 children across 5 learning spaces. At C&K Yuingi Community Childcare Centre, we are proud of our spacious natural backyard and use this as a catalyst for challenging and open-ended play where children are provided with uninterrupted time to explore and engage in learning. 

We are looking for someone to work in the Bimbimbie (Nursery) room 5 days a week who is exceptional at building relationships with children, families and educators. Someone who is dedicated to building their knowledge, being part of a centre who is community focused and committed to reconciliation and inclusion. When joining our Centre, you will contribute to a team that values open communication and sees children as competent and capable learners. We provide a calm and welcoming home like environment where children, families and educators are supported and encouraged.

You will be working on a fixed term full time basis 40 hours per week. We are looking for an educator who can be flexible, and work shifts between the hours of 7.00am to 6.00pm on rotating rosters.

About you 

An experienced early childhood Educator, you will be energetic, fun, passionate and committed to supporting and guiding children’s learning and development. You will have the following: 

  • Certificate lll qualification in early childhood (qualification must be recognised by ACECQA); or enrolled and actively working towards
  • Current First Aid, CPR and Asthma & Anaphylaxis certification
  • Hold or willing to obtain a paid Blue Card
  • Previous experience working with children
  • Passion for creating and delivering a simulating learning environment
  • An understanding of the provision of a safe, well planned indoor and outdoor learning environment
  • Skilled with documenting observations of children's behaviour and development, in the form of learning stories
  • An ability to implement a planned program, in collaboration with the Room Leader ensuring the needs of individual children and the group are met

The benefits

C&K offers a number of benefits to its employees including:

  • Monthly RDO
  • Above award wages
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Additional non-contact time
  • Discounted fees to study with the C&K College of Early Childhood
  • Salary packaging options
  • Priority access to C&K childcare and kindergarten services
  • Return to work support
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

C&K is committed to an inclusive workforce and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.  

All C&K employees are required to undergo background checks which includes a police check. 

Please note the advertising closing date is indicative only. C&K reserve the right to close the advertisement before this date is reached. Therefore, it is encouraged that you submit your application as soon as possible. 

Please be aware that the Queensland Government’s COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements for Workers in a high-risk setting Direction requires all workers who enter, work in, or provide services in an early childhood education and care setting to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  This Direction applies to C&K.

If this sounds like you, apply now! 

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