Job Description

After School Care Coordinator | Part Time | Double Bay

Date Posted: May 11, 2022

SydneyPart-time

“Children learn as they play. Most Importantly, in play children learn how to learn”- Fred Donaldson

This parent managed service in Double Bay is looking for an experienced OSHC Coordinator to join their well-established team.
  
This service believes OSHC should be an inspiring & supportive environment where each individual feels welcome & has the opportunity to grow & develop.
  
The Coordinator will be responsible for embedding three key factors into the service & their everyday practice; child engagement, the leadership of the team, and business administration.
  
About this role?
  • Afternoon | Co-Coordinator | Nominated Supervisor.
  • $40-$45 per hour + super (dependent on experience & qualifications)
  • Permanent Part Time | 20 – 30 hours | Monday to Friday.
  • During school term 25 hours per week | ASC Shift 2 pm – 7 pm.
  • During school holidays 30 hours per week | 12 pm – 6 pm.
  • Nominated Supervisor.
  • Be supported by the knowledgeable Educational Leader & a team of long-standing educators
  • Ongoing professional development & training is encouraged.
 About this service?
  • Wonderful OSHC community built on respectful relationships between educators & children.
  • Supportive service structure, BSC Coordinator | ASC Coordinator | Assistant Coordinator Educational Leader | Educators.
  • Admin Assistant, processing NSW BASC Vouchers, CCS, Invoicing, Vacation care bookings, and more.
  • A supported and involved Parent Management Committee.
  • A wonderful relationship with the school community
  • Designated space on school grounds with access to other areas of the school (including equipment, computer lab, school hall, multipurpose courts)
  • Approved places 80 | Meeting National Quality Standards.
  • Well-resourced service, additional STEM sessions each week.
  • The Center is closed from the 23rd of December to the 16th of January (4 weeks). More time to spend with family and friends.
  • Supportive principal, fortnightly meetings to assist the coordinator/s in feeling supportive and providing continuity between the school and OSHC service. 
Who we are looking for   
  • Someone who can lead the team with the support of the Educational Leader in implementing quality, developmentally appropriate programs that allow children to flourish.
  • Someone who can develop strong relationships with children built on respect, patience & an understanding of child development.
  • Someone who has excellent knowledge and understanding of the My Time Our Place Framework & the National Quality Framework.
  • Someone who is passionate and personable, and who can mentor and guide their team in their professional practice.
  • Someone who will be present at the service – families, children, educators, school, and other stakeholders need to know you as the face of the service.
  • Someone with strong communication skills.
  • Someone who can continue to build strong relationships with all stakeholders, including the parent management team, school executives & the wider community.
  • Ensuring the service maintains quality and compliance across the 7 quality areas of the NQS.
  • Being responsible for the day-to-day management of the service operations.
  • As a parent managed service, a high level of autonomy is expected from the coordinator.
Pre-requisites:
  • Relevant Qualification in childcare or teaching: Certificate IV in Outside School Hours Care, Diploma in Children's Services, Teaching Qualification or relevant ACECQA approved qualifications.
  • CHCPRT001 Identify and respond to children and young people at risk - Accredited Child Protection or willingness to obtain (1 day training).
  • HLTAID004/12 Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting or willingness to obtain (1 day training).
  • Diploma in Children’s Services (Out-of-Hours-Care), or equivalent.
  • WWCC current Working with Children Check. 
  • COVID-19 Vaccinationstatus preferred.  By applying, you understand this requirement and have the required document.
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 the role for you? Hit “Apply” Submit your resume with a cover letter highlighting how you would make a great fit for Coordinator.

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