Job Description

Permanent Educator | OOSH/OSHC | Windsor

Date Posted: May 06, 2022

SydneyPart-time


Worimi! – Hello (Darug) 
We acknowledge the Bidjigal People of the Dhurag clan, the traditional custodians of the land in which this service resides. 
 
The Firefly HR Mission:   
To promote the Out of School Hours Care (OSHC) industry and encourage quality educators to the profession.  

To connect educators and centres with ease, through permanent or temporary recruitment.  

To provide guidance and support to the OSHC sector.  
   
We are recruiting for a fabulous Not for Profit Company that holds their employee’s wellbeing in high regard!  
   
Are you seeking a rewarding job with fantastic work-life balance? Your opportunity is here! We are on the search for a passionate OSHC/OOSH professional to join an Exceeding Service in Windsor. This might be exactly what you are looking for!  

About the role:
  • Permanent Part Time Position (35 hours) – Monday to Friday morning and afternoon split shifts  
  • Facilitate positive relationships and provide a nurturing environment  
  • Support children to learn through play and discovery  
  • Plan and set up the environment as a place to spark children’s curiosity and wonder  
  • Assist in inclusion support – team is supported by KU Inclusion Services  
  • Collaborate with your team, share ideas, and build positive relationships with all stakeholders 
  
About the service:
  • Exceeding Service located in Windsor – public transport nearby  
  • Personalised professional development plan opportunities  
  • Induction process in action – rest assured that you will be guided along the way! 
  • Licensed for 45 children – Plenty of opportunities for small group experiences! Great way to build strong relationships  
  • Educator wellbeing is STRONGLY promoted  
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program (EAP)  
  • Close knit team of educators – with plenty of support from Coordinators and Educational Leader  
  • Excellent relationships with school community  
  • Service has its own space located within school grounds  
  
Does this sound like you?  
  • You are ready to make a difference in the OSHC sector!  
  • You appreciate belonging to a passionate team of educators 
  • You have a natural ability to form positive relationships  
  • You have effective communication skills  
  • You are passionate about sustainability  
  • You enjoy building positive relationships with the local community  
  • You are active and enjoy the outdoors  
  • You value children as independent and capable learners  
  • You believe every child has the right to be included  
  • You are motivated to support children with additional needs  
  • Desired: Possesses current ‘CHCPRT001- Identify and respond to children and young people at risk’ training 
  • Desired: experience working with children  
  • Desired: sound understanding of the National Quality Framework and National Quality Standards  
  • Required: relevant Qualification in childcare or teaching - Certificate IV in Outside School Hours Care, Cert III in Early Childhood Education and Care. 
  • Required: current ‘HLTAID004 or HLTAID012- Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting’ Certificate (or willingness to obtain). 
  • Required: Valid and current NSW Paid Working with Children Check. 
  • COVID-19 Vaccination: it is a requirement in NSW that any ECEC (and OSHC) staff across the state must receive two doses of a COVID-19 vaccination. 
     
Want to find out more about this amazing career opportunity? 
Feel free to get in touch with our friendly team (who are former Educators ourselves) if you would like to know more, ask a question, or just to chat at apply@fireflyhr.com.au 
  
Child Safety: 
Looking for an individual that understands, adheres to, and promotes The National Principles for Child Safe Organisations. In your position, you will create a culture, adopt strategies, and take action to promote child wellbeing and prevent harm to children and young people. 
 
  
Does this sound like your perfect position? 
Hit “Apply!” 
 
 
We would love it if you would submit your resume outlining your experience, and a cover letter highlighting how you would be the perfect person for this position. 
 
  
When writing your cover letter, don’t forget to personalise it! Think about including: 
  • A brief professional history of you. 
  • Your philosophy- or your ‘why’. 
  • How you meet the position criteria- make sure you include examples from previous roles. 
Remember to have a read over your application to check your grammar and spelling, and if it looks appealing. 
  
For more information find us on:  
Facebook @fireflyhrOSHC Instagram @fireflyhr 
 
  
  - Firefly HR- a small boutique organisation of professional and passionate educators and individuals who are driven to instil positive change in the OSHC/OOSH and ECE sectors. -
  • Permanent Part Time Position (35 hours) - Monday to Friday morning and afternoon
  • $25 - $29 per hour + super
  • Excellent work-life balance!