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Bulimba State School Outside School Hours Care - OSHC Educators

Job description:

Bulimba State School Outside School Hours Care is seeking passionate and enthusiastic, professional child care educators to join our dynamic team for a variety of shifts. Applicants please note that we require availability on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons.

Our large service is licensed to care for 255 children and highly regarded as a "service of choice" in Brisbane. We have been rated as Exceeding all seven Quality Areas in the National Quality Standards.

Your role will include planning and delivery of fun and active programs for primary school aged children.

The successful applicants must be committed to creating a safe, welcoming and stimulating environment for children.

 

You will also hold the following skills:

Ability to work as part of a large team and act as a role model to children;

Excellent verbal and written communication skills;

A true passion for working with children (4-12 years);

The ability to build strong relationships with the children, parents, teaching staff and the broader community;

An outgoing personality with a ‘can do’ attitude.

 

Some of the benefits include:

Flexible work hours;

Paid professional development and training including child protection, First Aid, CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis management training;

Uniform supplied;

A great group of children that enjoy a large range of activities such as arts and crafts, sport, science, cooking and construction and much more;

Beautiful school with access to fantastic facilities both indoors and outdoors;

Very supportive school community

A full-time committed management team to support you;

Employee Assistance Program for all team members to access free counselling services.

To be successful, you will need:

Be available to work a variety of morning and afternoon shifts Monday to Friday, specifically Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons;

Hold a current First Aid, CPR, Anaphylaxis and Asthma Certificate or willingness to obtain;

A current Blue Card (Working with Children Check).

Hours of work are varied:

6.30am - 9.00am Before School Care

2.00pm - 6.00pm - After School Care

Various shifts between 6:30am-6:00pm during vacation care

Maximum working hours could be up to 30 hours per week

How to Apply

You must be eligible to work in Australia and your application MUST include a cover letter and a resume addressing your qualifications, availability and experience, and the contact details of 2 professional referees (these referees will not be contacted without your permission).

 

Applications addressing the above criteria should be addressed to the Coordinator  oshcgeneral@bulimbass.eq.edu.au

 

Cranbrook State School P&C OSHC - OSHC Coordinator

The Cranbrook State School P & C Association is seeking a Coordinator for their Outside School Hours Care (OSHC) which offers before and after school care as well as vacation care programs.

Our centre is licenced for 120 enrolments.  The role will be responsible for managing the day to day running of the OSHC centre.  The preferred candidate will have the confidence, ability and experience to manage the service, staff and family interactions and fulfil all duties required to run the OSHC centre efficiently.

 

Key Selection Criteria:

  • Demonstrated skills, knowledge and experience working with school aged children

  • Proven ability to plan, implement and evaluate education programs that align with the National Quality Framework: My Time Our Place

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Be computer literate – experience with MyXplor an advantage

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Organisation skills

  • Ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with staff, the school community as well as children and families

Essential requirements

  • Diploma in Children’s Services or equivalent qualifications as per ACECQA requirements for OSHC

  • Current Working with Children’s check clearance (BlueCard) and an accredited child protection certificate

  • Current First Aid certificates including CPR, Anaphylaxis and Asthma

To Apply

Please email your current resume, with at least two employment references and an application letter outlining your relevant experience to the Operations Manager at pandcoperations@cranbrookss.eq.edu.au

 

Kelvin Grove OSHC - Educational Leader/Responsible Person

Brief Description

The Kelvin Grove State College OSHC is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Educational Leader to oversee the development of the Educational Program, in line with the ‘My Time Our Place’ Framework. This position is part of a job share arrangement, working closely with one other Educational Leader. As such, you will have the opportunity to shape the service program and practice, with the guidance and support of a large management structure. The successful applicant would be willing to step into a Responsible Person role as required. This role would be a great opportunity for a seasoned OSHC Educator to step up into the role or Educational Leader seeking advancement into a specialist position.

 

About Us

We are a large sized service which is licensed for 170 children and growing. We are operated by the school’s P&C Association. We provide before school, after school, vacation care and care on pupil free days. As a vibrant team of professionals, we provide a happy, stimulating, and secure environment in which children can learn and grow according to their needs, interests and abilities. The service is focused on meeting the needs of our families, encouraging input and collaborating with children, parents, staff and the local community to help foster a sense of belonging for all.

 

Key Selection Criteria

  • 2 years’ experience in a similar role, or experience leading others

  • Demonstrated experience in leading a quality play-based education and care program

  • Strong interpersonal skills, being able to effectively communicate ideas and concepts to develop others knowledge

  • Demonstrated experience working in large teams and providing ongoing opportunities for learning as well as providing intentional feedback and support

  • The ability to critically assess and evaluate plans and experiences against desired outcomes to drive the practices of the service

  • A high degree of professionalism and the capacity to work with minimal supervision

  • Knowledge of the Legislation relating to Education and Care Services, National Quality Standards and Child Care Subsidy (CCS)

 

To be successful in this role you must hold

  • Diploma of Children Services or Early Childhood Education and Care (or equivalent/higher qualification)

  • A current Working with Children ‘Blue Card’

  • HLTAID004 ‘Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting’ certification

  • Favourable: Prior experience in a management position, with an understanding of the Child Care Subsidy system, and using Qikkids

 

Hours/Conditions/Award

This is a permanent part time position of 25-30 hours per week. Contact hours will be as per the service operating hours with additional hours to be worked as non-contact and negotiable between 7am and 6pm. Remuneration will be as per the P&C Award based on qualifications and experience.

 

How to Apply

If you would like any more information about the role, please contact Allie Wright (Service Coordinator/ Nominated Supervisor) on (07) 35527394 or via email kgoshc@bigpond.com.

To apply, please forward a current resume, with at least 2 employment referees with a letter of application outlining your experience to OSHC Management via email kgoshc@bigpond.com.