Director / Early Childhood Teacher

Read Director / Early Childhood Teacher
St Mark's Child Care Centre
Location: Oakhurst, NSW
Date advertised: 24th June 2019
Job Type: Full time, Permanent
Closing Date: ASAP

Are you an experienced Long Day Care Director who loves spending time with the children? 

Are you looking for a position which combines management and teaching?  

As Director / Teacher you will be leading our team of committed and professional educators in our long day care and preschool service.  You will be a team player with up-to-date skills and high standards and be supported by an ECT covering your two days a week off the floor. 

Our Organisation:

St Mark’s Child Care Centre Long Day Care and Preschool Service is a 39 place community based centre with a Christian philosophy and ethos.  We are located in Sydney’s west, close to shops and bus services.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Nominated Supervisor reporting directly to the Management Committee
  • Teaching
  • Management of the entire service including staff, budget and program
  • Building relationships with children and families
  • Direct Reports:
    • Office manager
    • Cook / Deputy Director
    • ECT / Educational Leader
    • 8 Permanent educators, mostly part time
    • Casual educators

Requirements:

  • Experienced Director with proven management and leadership skills
  • Able to lead and to work cooperatively within a team 
  • A genuine desire and commitment to working with children and their families
  • Preparedness to teach in accordance with the beliefs of the Anglican Church
  • Professional written and verbal communication skills
  • Degree in Early Childhood or equivalent
  • Current First Aid, Asthma and Anaphylaxis certificates
  • Current NSW Working With Children Check and accredited child protection training

Please call 9832 0378 or email stmarkschildcare@bigpond.com for a full job description and our philosophy. 

Applications should address the selection criteria and include your resumé and Working With Children Check number.  A reference from your minister will be well regarded.

Please send your application to:

99 Hyatts Rd, Oakhurst 2761  Or  stmarkschildcare@bigpond.com