Job Description

Casual OSHC Educators | The Hills & Surrounds

Date Posted: July 21, 2022

SydneyCasual

Casual Educators | Outside School Hours Care | Hills District

Worimi! – Hello (Darug)
This community acknowledges the Aboriginal connections to the Wangal Clan and is located on the land of the Dharug Nation.
  
  
It takes a community to raise children, no matter how much money one has. Nobody can do it well alone.
And it’s the bedrock security of community that we and our children need.
Marian Wright Edelman.
  
If you are looking for a rewarding job, this is an excellent opportunity! We are recruiting for multiple centres in the Greater Western Sydney Area (Kemps Creek, Kellyville, Lalor Park, Stanhope Gardens, Schofields, Mount Druitt, Blacktown, Girraween, Marayong & Baulkham Hills). You will have flexibility to work across multiple services and excellent work-life balance!
  
What is OSHC (Outside School Hours Care)?
OSHC is the care of primary aged children (5-12 years) before and after school and during school holidays. It is an important profession that is growing with an OSHC centre in most schools in Sydney. With this growth, it has bought a demand for quality educators.

OSHC is the perfect position for those studying, especially those studying education-based subjects or looking to expand their experience & knowledge.
Hours are usually between 6:30am – 9:30am and 2pm – 6:30pm Monday to Friday. Hours are different centre to centre (this is a rough guide).
  
What are we looking for?
  • A positive can-do attitude
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Able to take initiative
  • Ability to engage and facilitate children’s play
  • Can actively supervise children’s activities
  • Assist in the day to day set up and pack down of services
  • Ability to keep up in an active environment
  
What these roles looks like:
  • Work when it suits you! Maintain great Work/Life Balance!
  • Casual Shifts available weekly across all services
  • Mix of before school care & after school care shifts available – Perfect while Studying
  • Able to work longer shifts during vacation care periods if desired
  • $25-$35 per hour (dependent on experience & qualification)
  • Split Shift Allowance if working morning and afternoon shift on the same day!
  • Services Close to Public Transport
     
Does this sound like you?
  • You are looking to work in a passionate industry
  • You enjoy being active and thrive in a dynamic environment
  • You are looking for a rewarding, “FEEL GOOD!” type of job
  • You have experience working with children in OSHC setting
  • Desirable: Experience working with children
  • Required: Current Working with Children’s Check (WWCC) - paid check (volunteer checks will not be accepted)
  • Required: Ability to show proof of complete COVID-19 Vaccination Status
 
Where These Services are Located:
  • Kemps Creek
  • Kellyville
  • Girraween
  • Baulkham Hills
  • Box Hill
  • Blacktown
  • Mount Druitt
  • Lalor Park
  • Stanhope Gardens
  • Schofields
  • Marayong 
  
  
  
Child Safety:
We are 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.
  
Want to know more?
Don’t hesitate to reach out to the Firefly HR team at apply@fireflyhr.com.au. We are happy to answer any questions about this position.
  
Want to apply?
Great! Please apply through to the link and include your resume, along with a cover letter outlining why you would make a great fit for this position. We encourage you to include a personal philosophy or mission statement in your resume to showcase your passions and professional achievements.
  
Firefly HR- a small boutique organisation of professional and passionate educators and individuals who are driven to instil positive change in the OSHC and ECE sectors.

  • Flexible Opportunities - Range of Hours Available
  • Above Award Pay Rate
  • Availability to work across multiple Services - Great for networking!