Kinder Teacher – Sessional Kindergarten – Ararat Location

Job Description

My client, a regional kindergarten in Ararat, is seeking a kindergarten teacher for a permanent full time position to start term 1 2022 .Their focus is to provide a nurturing environment for all children with a holistic approach to teaching that engages children’s curiosity and helps them gain confidence. They offer an indoor / outdoor program with lots of natural resources ; outdoor activities include a large yard with a big stage , sandpit , mudpit and various areas for the children to explore. Incursions are also encouraged. You will be supported by an experienced and friendly management group and paid on the VECTEA award. This is a full time 38 hour role on a set shift daily. You will have 25 hours face to face teaching time – 5 hours per day and the rest is for program planning and educational leadership duties.

They are paying under the VECTEA award – you will be paid for all school holidays and work the shifts during school terms. If the successful candidate is eligible there is a financial government incentive that will be paid also – directly to the candidae.

The role:

As the Kinder teacher you will be responsible for implementing the program plan ensuring they reflect the EYLF and centre Philosophy and values.

  • Plan and implement play based programs for the 3-4 year old children which will get them ready for school.
  • Communicate positively with the children and families, being a role model for all educators and a trusted advisor for families
  • mentor and guide educators; lead with best practises.
  • implement the EYLF into your program plans
  • keep yourself up to date with industry change
  • Be available for educators to bring ideas to you, create discussions
  • Ensure program is of high quality reflective of the EYLF and centre philosophy
  • Be reliable, respectful and work constructively with your colleagues and other professionals

Essential criteria

  • A Bachelor of Education ( Early Childhood) and Care OR ACECQA-approved equivalent qualification
  • A current VIT card
  • 2 references that can attest to you working with children
  • Current first aid certificate (including asthma and anaphylactic training) or willing to obtain

Our commitment to safeguarding children and young people.

Randstad Education is committed to the safety and well being of all children and young people. We take steps to achieve this through our candidate application process. All applicants are required to provide a valid state-based Working with Children Check which is thoroughly screened. In some circumstances, a Federal Police Check and an International Police Clearance is also required. Your consultant will be able to advise if this is applicable to you. Lastly, references are conducted in relation to the applicant’s interactions with children using an online platform that has an inbuilt fraud alert. Employment is subject to clearance of all these checks to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people.

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Job Summary

Ararat Location
Full Time Job Type