Galloping Gumnut are always seeking passionate and qualified Educators to work across our Service.
Education and Care Educators - Casual Positions
Galloping Gumnut Mobile Children’s Service is seeking qualified motivated and enthusiastic casual child care educators to work at our Perthville Preschool, Care, After School Care and Play Session venues and at our O’Connell Preschool venue.
The successful applicant/s will ensure they have respectful relationships with children, families and colleagues and be available to work flexible days and flexible hours (After School Care finishes at 6:15pm)
Essential Criteria: • A current Working with Children Check clearance • A current first aid Certificate in Education and Care or willingness to obtain • Any of the following qualifications: Certificate 111 or Diploma in Children’s Services or currently undertaking University studies in a recognised Early Childhood Degree. • Child Protection training or willingness to obtain • Able to work in a team-based environment • Effective written and verbal communication skills
Desirable: • Information Technology Abilities • Understanding of anti-bias and cross-cultural principles • Knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework and/or My Time, Our Place, and NQF principles • Demonstrated knowledge of current practices in education and care programs • Child Protection training • A current C class driver’s license
We are an equal opportunity employer that values and welcomes diversity. Successful applicants will be reference checked and screened as required by the Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012 (NSW).
To apply, send a written application, complete with a cover letter addressing all essential criteria and a detailed resume with 2 referees to or by mail: Galloping Gumnut Mobile Children’s Mobile Service, PO Box 412, Lithgow NSW 2790.
Applications Close Friday 5 April 2019.
For more information and Position Description please phone or email: Carol Drummond, Director Phone: 02 6352 3798 or 0427 070 871 email: