Job Description

OSHC/OOSH Assistant Coordinator, Glenmore Park

Date Posted: August 02, 2022

SydneyPermanent / Full Time

Worimi – Hello (Darug)
This service is located on land with the Traditional Owners being the Dharug people.

About the role:
  • Full time role – 38 hours per week
  • Leadership position as a qualified Responsible Person
  • Monday to Friday block shifts 
  • 10% above award wages
  • Mixed position | On and off the the floor – spend time with the children and participate in experiences as well as participate in admin duties
  • Build positive rapport with all stakeholders
  • Collaborate with a passionate team of educators
  • Share your knowledge on National Quality Framework and My Time, Our Place
  • Be involved in a rich educational program
About the school:
This school is situated in Glenmore Park, in a quiet community. Providing a peaceful backdrop for its 610 students. Students at this school thrive in a stimulating and contemporary learning environment that is founded on authentic values and traditions. The school provides a supportive and rewarding learning environment for children and educators alike.
About the OSHC service:
  • Service is licenced for 135 children – on average 80 children attend
  • Great positive and supportive relationship with the school
  • Rich play environments allow for an inclusive educational program
  • Mix of shared and own OSHC space allow for a diverse number of experiences on offer
  • Vacation Care shared program with other schools – excellent networking opportunities!
  • Management structure | One Coordinator and two Assistant Coordinators one of which is the Educational Leader
  • Six permanent skilful and passionate educators – excellent opportunity for collaboration!
  • Hours of operation:
      • Before School Care: 6:30am-8:30am
      • After School Care: 2:30pm-6:30pm
      • Vacation Care: 6:30am-6:30pm
The benefits: 
  • Stability of shifts | Shifts all year round – not restricted by school holidays
  • Be supported by a full time Coordinator, and two Assistant Coordinators
  • Gain valuable experience working with primary school aged children and further develop your career
  • Professional development opportunities and regular training
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Collaborate with like-minded professionals
  • Competitive Salary with salary packaging options – increase your take home pay!
  • Comprehensive induction programs
  • Work for an organisation that values educator wellbeing
More About You:
  • You have leadership experience with an OSHC/OOSH or Early Childhood Service
  • You have a positive attitude
  • You love mentoring educators and value their growth
  • You have excellent communication skills – this role will require you to speak to all stakeholders
  • You have excellent interpersonal skills
  • You are an approachable, and collaborative leader, whilst being professional and compliance driven.
  • You are knowledgeable in the National Quality Framework, My Time, Our Place, and National Quality Standards
  • Must be able to facilitate an inclusive and structured program that is tailored to the needs and interests of the children and community.
  • You are a positive role model for educators and children
  • You strive to facilitate the learning and development of children through all aspects of the Service.
  • You are able to engage all educators in the planning cycle and encourage them to make regular contributions to programming and other aspects of the Service
The Essentials:
  • Highly Desiredbut not needed: relevant Qualification in childcare or teaching - Certificate IV in Outside School Hours Care, Cert III in Early Childhood Education and Care.
  • Required: Experience in OSHC or ECE setting
  • Highly Desired: Experience leading a team of educators
  • Current ‘CHCPRT001’- Identify and respond to children and young people at risk’ training (or willingness to obtain- 1 day training).
  • Current ‘HLTAID012’- Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting’ Certificate (or willingness to obtain- 1 day training).
  • Valid and current NSW Paid Working with Children Check.
  • Child Safety –We are looking for someone who understands, adheres, and promotes The National Principles for Child Safe Organisations.
  • 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 by 8 November 2021  
What Now?
Hit “APPLY” with your resume outlining your experience and a cover letter stating which service you are interested in. For more information find us on: 
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  • Full time opportunity | 38 hours per week
  • Monday to Friday block shifts
  • Mixed position ON and OFF the floor!