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Director/Teacher | Wynnum Manly Community Kindergarten

Brisbane - Bayside & Eastern Suburbs

Director/Teacher | Wynnum Manly Community Kindergarten

  • 494373
  • Brisbane - Bayside & Eastern Suburbs
  • C&K Affiliate Vacancies
  • Fixed Term Part Time

Director/Teacher | Wynnum Manly Community Kindergarten

The Role

At Wynnum Manly Community Kindergarten (WMCK), a Creche and Kindergarten Association Limited (C&K) affiliated centre, a unique position has become available for an experienced Early Childhood Professional to join the centre in a dual role of Director and Teacher.

As the Director and Teacher, you will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operation of an affiliate Kindergarten service in accordance with standards and policies as well as developing and implementing a high quality, engaging play-based Kindergarten Program for the children. The program is delivered in line with QLD School Terms. You would also be responsible for teaching one Kindergarten group (see below for further information regarding the structure of WMCK).

The role is Part-time (53 hours per fortnight, including non-contact hours), initially on a fixed term contract (to December 2023), with the possibility of a permanent contract after this period. The suitable applicant will have previous experience as a Director, with a thorough understanding of the National Quality Framework, Early Years Learning Framework, Queensland Kindergarten Learning Guidelines and C&K curriculum. Experience with Assessment and Rating is advantageous.

Ideal candidates will have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood or equivalent (recognized by ACECQA as an early childhood teaching qualification).
  • Registration with the Queensland College of Teachers prior to appointment is preferred. This registration must be renewed annually.
  • Previous experience in a Teaching and Director Role within an Early Childhood environment.
  • Current Paid Blue Card (Working with Children Check)
  • Up to date First Aid, CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis certificate/s.
  • Experience with Assessment and Rating
  • Nature Play/ Bush Kindy experience is desirable

About Us:

WMCK is a double unit kindergarten, currently operating 2 Kindergarten groups of 22 children per class. We also provide two Kindy 3’s programs. We pride ourselves on our commitment to delivering high quality and education to each individual child. We are based in a unique suburban position, with a recently renovated front playground. In 2021, we launched our Creek Kindy program which you will be involved in providing. The children and our community are incredibly supportive of this program and the benefits and learning opportunities it provides.

At C&K, we are recognised as an Employer of Choice and can offer excellent employee benefits and professional development opportunities for early childhood educators. C&K is committed to an inclusive workforce and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islander people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

If this opportunity is right for you, please click ‘apply now’ and follow the prompts. All applications should be addressed to The President, Wynnum Manly Community Kindergarten and, should include a cover letter and CV.

For further information please contact Adele Bogard, President on phone: 0433 771 434 or email: president@wmkindy.com.au.

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