Job no: 495265
Work type: Permanent Part Time
Categories: Early Learning
- Leading Community Services Organisation
- Salary packaging, and competitive sector remuneration
- Part-time Permanent position (48 hrs. per fortnight), based in Balmoral
About the opportunity
The Team Leader will be responsible for ensuring all children and families attending the service are provided with a safe, stimulating and supportive environment. The position will include supervision and assistance to other Early Years educators within the service to ensure practices and processes are consistent with regulatory compliance.
Team Leaders are responsible for ensuring that all requirements of the Education and Care Services National Law and Acts, National Quality frameworks, and policies and procedures of Uniting are met.
The Team Leader is responsible for Centre budgets and administration, staffing and rosters, occupational health and safety of staff and Centre maintenance. This is a contact position with shifts on the floor and allocated non-contact time for office work and planning.
The Team Leader will monitor the day to day operation of the Centre and provide feedback to management to make informed decisions regarding the operation of the program.
To be successful in your application, you will have:
- Tertiary qualifications and / or substantial years of relevant experience in a human services, welfare or social services role. Diploma of Children’s Service minimum.
- Relevant experience in a human services, welfare or social services role.
- Knowledge of the statutory requirements related to Early Years.
- Ability to plan, work and manage time effectively without direct supervision.
How to apply
If this sounds like you, find out more about this role or apply today. Please upload the following as part of your application:
- Cover Letter (1 page outlining your suitability according to the position description).
- Current Resume (no more than 3 pages)
Applications close on Monday, 17 May 2021
Get in touch
For more information regarding the role, please contact Kate Farlow, Early Learning Coordinator on [email protected] | T: 03 5362 4000
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Advertised: 03 May 2021 AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 17 May 2021 AUS Eastern Standard Time