Diploma Qualified Educator - Landsdale

Mercy Care

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

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Job Posted: 12/09/2018

Job Category:

Education / Early Childhood / Pre-school

Job description:

About MercyCare

MercyCare is a leading Catholic provider of aged care, family, health, disability and community services. We employ over 1100 staff and 175 volunteers, delivering more than 40 programs and services, from 40 locations throughout Western Australia.

Our Vision is for people and communities to thrive and we are guided by a person-centred approach in all aspects of service delivery. We are committed to safeguarding children, and young and vulnerable people; working in partnership with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people for our shared future; embracing diversity and creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for our service users, employees and volunteers.

About the role

MercyCare is seeking a permanent, part-time Diploma Qualified Educator to join our team at our Landsdale Early Learning Centre. The successful candidate will be available for hours rostered between 7am – 6pm, Monday to Friday.

The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in the supervision, care and education of children and generally to assist in the operation of the Centre. The role involves assisting in the preparation, implementation and evaluation of developmentally appropriate programs for individual children and groups. Further, this person will be responsible for supervising and mentoring trainees at the Centre.

Minimum requirements

  • AQF Diploma in Children’s Services
  • Experience in developing and implementing programs within an Education and Care environment
  • Demonstrated proficiency in child development theoretical perspectives
  • Ability to create safe, developmentally appropriate learning environments
  • Demonstrated proficiency in children’s behaviour management practices
  • Working with Children’s Check (WWCC)
  • Clean C Class Drivers Licence
  • First Aid HTLAID004
  • National Police Clearance (obtained within the last 6 months or willing to obtain)

To Apply

Applications close on 26 September 2018. Shortlisting for this position will commence immediately and the position may close earlier than stated if we have found a suitable candidate.

MercyCare is committed to building an inclusive environment which respects the inherent dignity of every individual.

We welcome and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

MercyCare is committed to the protection of children and young people

- MHS Childrens Services Employee Educator Diploma Qualified 2018.pdf