Educator

Blacktown, New South Wales, au
Company: YMCA NSW
Category: Educational Instruction and Library Occupations
Published on 2021-06-12 06:09:09

• Part time role - approx. 26 hours per week
• Help develop the minds of our future generation 
• Have free time during the day to do as you please

We are looking for a customer service driven educator to join our team at Walters Road OSHC located in Blacktown between the hours of 7am-9am Monday, Tuesday and Friday and 2.20pm to 6.20pm, Monday to Friday.

About your new role


Reporting to the Coordinator of the OSHC centre, you will be one of over 200 educators across NSW that provide engaging, fun and interactive activities for primary school age children.
You can expect to join a supportive team and have adequate resources to deliver high quality and age appropriate programming for Children visiting our services.

About you

As an inspiring and motivated educator, you are committed to meeting the needs of all children in our care, and connecting with their parents throughout their development.

• You will bring a service orientated approach to your role
• Have a positive and energetic outlook throughout your interactions with children, their parents and your peers
• Provide children with educational and interactive activities whilst maintaining a child safe, supportive and clean environment

To be successful in this role, you will have:


• HLTAID004 First Aid
• A current Working with Children Check
• Desirable talents and skills you may bring to the position may include sports skills, dance/yoga, performing arts talents, cooking/gardening interest to help build challenging and enjoyable programs within our programs.

Childcare Services

Our Children Services Team are the passionate leaders giving developing young minds the opportunity to learn, grow and have fun outside of school. Across 60 schools in NSW, our team of OSHC Educators and Coordinators provide before and after school (and school holiday) care that’s dedicated to the safety and development of young children. Every day, the team facilitate and run a range of valuable programs and activities that include sport, creative arts, cooking – and many more. These roles work closely with children, parents and teachers alike, to provide meaningful opportunities for young people within a healthy, safe and inclusive environment. If you’re a driven, dedicated leader who brings energy and enthusiasm to everything you do, you’ll find the support and flexibility to explore a promising career in childcare or education.


Who What Y?

The Y NSW is a profit-for-purpose organisation focused on healthy living, social impact and empowering young people. We operate 22 recreation centres, 63 out-of-school-hours care services, and two camping locations which employ 1,800 staff across NSW – and fund our diverse range of enriching community programs.

We believe in building a diverse, inclusive workforce that reflects the communities we serve. We encourage people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities and cultures, including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, to apply.

Commitment to Safeguarding

The Y, including Boards of Directors, is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and young people in accordance with our Safeguarding Children and Young People framework. The Y requires that all applicants undergo satisfactory screening prior to commencement, including but not limited to:

  • a national criminal history check;
  • an international criminal history check where applicants have worked overseas;
  • holding or obtaining a Working with Children Clearance/equivalent in accordance with state/ territory laws;
  • two reference checks.
  • Please note, the results of any National and International Police Check will only be used to assess your suitability to perform the role.

    Any successfully appointed applicant will be required to adhere to the Safeguarding Children and Young People framework, which includes a thorough safeguarding children and young people induction and committing to upholding the safety and wellbeing of children and young people throughout their engagement with YMCA.

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