Maternity Leave Cover – Early Childhood Support Educator – 2 Day Position


Mittagong Preschool Kindergarten Inc

Community Preschool

Mittagong Kindergarten Preschool Inc is a community-based preschool that provides education and care to 40 children per day (with an exceeding NQS rating). Our passionate team aims to continuously build an inclusive learning environment where we celebrate diversity and reflect on different cultures, values and beliefs within our community. Our amazing team of teachers and educators are dedicated to quality outcomes for children and we are looking for a new team member who has empathy, respect, perseverance and resilience.

About the Role:
The position is for a Certificate III or Diploma trained educator.
The applicant will be covering a maternity leave role of a support educator to a child with additional needs
Hours for the role are 14 hours per week
Days for the role are Monday and Tuesday to cover a maternity leave position on a 12 month contract starting 27th January 2022

Support the child/ren to ensure full inclusion in the program
Communicate with and support parents/families
Work to a written individual learning plan (ILP)
Liaise with and implement strategies from support services and professionals (Speech Pathologists, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists, etc.)
Reflect and document progress against set goals
Complete fortnightly communication emails to parents/families and other stakeholders
Collaborate with other service staff re. future planning directions

Essential Responsibilities:
A current Working with Children Check
A Certificate III or Diploma in Children’s Services
Mandatory Covid vaccinations
Knowledge of relevant legislative policies, standards and requirements
Passionate and enthusiastic for educating children within the community
Exceptional communication skills
Sound knowledge of working with children with additional needs

Desirable Requirements: 
Up to date First Aid Certificate
Training in Anaphylaxis and Asthma
Child Protection training

If you fit our criteria and wish to work in a passionate, innovative and inclusive preschool, please send your cover letter and resume to [email protected]
Applications close at 4 pm on Wednesday 1st December.

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