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Group Leader | C&K Tewantin Childcare Centre

Sunshine Coast

Group Leader | C&K Tewantin Childcare Centre

  • 493923
  • Sunshine Coast
  • Lead Educator (Group Leader)
  • Permanent Part Time
  • Part-time position working 16 hours per week
  • Permanent position starting soon
  • Join a team that plays an active role within the local and wider community

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 Tewantin Community Child Care is a service which is dedicated to providing natural and holistic learning experiences for each child. This is evident through the surroundings: large natural play spaces, trees, scrubs, a large sandpit, a bridge with a dry creek bed, a water course, a boat, a vegetable garden and water tank – the list goes on! Educators encourage the native wildlife through bird feeders, and they have their own stingless native bees in the vegetable garden.

We are seeking a passionate Group Leader for a part-time position commencing soon. The successful applicant will be working in a permanent role for 8 hours each Monday and Tuesday.

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 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 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. 

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. 

If this sounds like you, apply now! 

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