Qualified Out of School Care Educators

17/11/2020

We are looking for dedicated and passionate educators to take up the exciting casual role of Qualified Out of School Care Educator at Albany PCYC

  • Iconic not-for-profit
  • Be part of changing the lives of WA youths

Category

Education, Child Care & Training

Sub Category

Childcare

Location

Albany, WA

Work Type

Casual

The Federation of Western Australian Police and Community Youth Centres (Inc.) (WA PCYC) is looking for a dedicated and passionate professional to take up the exciting casual role of Qualified Out of School Care Educator at Albany PCYC.

Who We Are: 

WA PCYC is an incredible organisation that changes the lives of underprivileged children and young people at risk in Western Australia.
We currently operate in 16 locations, with 10 regional and six metropolitan centres and numerous, Blue Light Youth Activities and Police Ranger Units across the state. Our organisation is unique through its partnership with the WA Police, and mission simple – to help all children and young people achieve their potential.

Position Profile:

Albany PCYC are seeking Qualified Out of School Care Educators who are qualified or currently enrolled within an Out of School Care course to work on a casual basis at the Out of School Care Centre. The role of this position is to assist and lead in the provision of a high quality Out of School Hours Care Program. This position includes routine review and implementation of quality and relevant programs for school aged children.  In this role you will be required to work afternoon shifts on a relief capacity as well as full days during vacation care.

Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Actively supervising school aged children
  • Ensuring all equipment is used in a correct and safe manner
  • Preparing food following safe infection control principles
  • Assisting set-up/pull-down of equipment for activities
  • Participate in the planning and preparation of interesting, educational and fun activities for children and report feedback to supervisor
  
Skills and Experience:
  • Must hold a Certificate IV in Out of School Hours Care or equivalent qualification in related field
  • Experience in supervising within a childcare environment.
  • Current Child Care First Aid Certificate
  • Extensive knowledge of childcare industry and legislative requirements.
  • Experience supervising recreational activities, ensuring compliance with OHS regulations
  • Hold (or willing to obtain) a current National Police Clearance and Working With Children Check
  • Hold (or willing to obtain) a certificate qualification of handling food for children services
  
Benefits: 
  • Industry Award Rate
  • Gain experience and skills within the industry
  • Be part of changing the lives of WA youths
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Flexible leave arrangements
  
How to Apply:
The Federation of WA PCYC promotes a diverse and inclusive culture across the organisation. We welcome and strongly encourage applicants from diverse community groups, cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, disabilities or ages to apply. (Under section 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984).

If you are interested in this position please click "Apply" below.
For further information please contact the People and Safety team at hr@wapcyc.com.au or (08) 9277 4388 
Applications Close COB 1 December 2020
We are not accepting agency applications at this time.

Email

hr@wapcyc.com.au


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