Director Teacher - C&K Blackwater Community Kindergarten
About the role:
At our C&K Blackwater Community Kindergarten, an opportunity has come available for an experienced Early Childhood Professional to step into the Kindergarten as the Director Teacher. The Kindergarten is recognised as one of C&K’s exceeding services which is situated in Blackwater, Central QLD. This role will see you being a part of a Community Kindergarten which supports the local communities' families and children as well as feeling supported and mentored by C&K.
C&K Blackwater Kindergarten provides high quality educational experiences through the implementation of the new revised curriculum "Listening & Learning Together" by encouraging children to express their own ideas through play to develop friendships, explore, solve problems, help others, imagine, create and extend on their interests.
This Director Teacher position will be permanent full time, 37.5 hours per week, working 7.5 hours a day, every Monday to Friday.
What’s different about C&K Blackwater Kindergarten:
What we will require from you as a Teacher Director:
For this Teacher Director position, we are looking for someone who is a self-starter, is passionate about community and is armed with a creative vision. You must be committed to continuous improvement; through a collaborative approach with colleagues, community, families and children. Previous Director Teacher experience is desirable but not essential. You must be an approachable leader amongst the community of families, children and employees; with a hands-on approach in managing the service operationally.
As the Teacher, you will have an ability to document and assess children's learning and development. Model and support the room educators to utilise a variety of teaching strategies including intentional teaching and reflective practice in daily work.
You will be given training and support to C&K's new revised curriculum "Listening & Learning Together". C&K offers an online learning education hub and has a dedicated Learning and Development department which provides our employees access to online training and courses.
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If you are ready for the next step in your career, please apply now and ensure you include a cover letter stating why you would be perfect for this role; and what new and exciting ideas you could bring to this service.
C&K is proud to be the largest and longest established provider of community based early childhood education and care services in Queensland. Working at C&K you have access to many benefits which include, but not limited to, above award wages, salary packaging options, priority access to child care and kindergarten centres and study through our C&K College.
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 police checks.
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.