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Group Leader | C&K Birralee Community Childcare Centre

Brisbane - Northern Suburbs

Group Leader | C&K Birralee Community Childcare Centre

  • 493885
  • Brisbane - Northern Suburbs
  • Lead Educator (Group Leader)
  • Permanent Part Time

Group Leader - C&K Birralee Childcare Centre

  • Permanent Part Time
  • 8 hours each Thursday & Friday
  • Join a team that plays an active role within the local and wider community

C&K Birralee Childcare Centre is a 65 place Long Day Care service that welcomes children from 6 weeks of age to preschool age. Our centre has proudly supported local families and community for over 43 years. The spacious outdoor play areas are filled with established trees that provide ample shade for children to engage with our open-ended resources as they explore, discover, learn and play. 

We are currently looking for a qualified and motivated Group Leader to join our team. As an experienced, warm and passionate Lead Educator, you will be responsible for planning and implementing a stimulating education program which provides opportunities for the children, families and the wider community to contribute. This is a permanent part time position, working 8 hours each Thursday & Friday in the Pre Kindergarten room.

C&K Birralee Childcare Centre embraces Listening and Learning Together: C&K Curriculum Approach which underpins the values, commitments and visions for children’s learning in support of the expectations described in The Early Years Learning Framework for Australia (EYLF) and the Queensland Kindergarten Learning Guidelines (QKLG). A distinguishing feature of the curriculum approach is the way that educators skillfully partner with children and families to create caring and vibrant learning communities.

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:

  • Diploma 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 Assistant Educator, ensuring the needs of individual children and the group are met

The benefits

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

  • 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 a not-for-profit organisation which is recognised as one of Queensland's leading bodies in the Early Childhood and Education sector. Since 1907, the organisation has grown and developed its social purpose agenda and now educates children in 360 centres which is comprised of both Childcare Centres and Kindergartens. 

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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