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Child Care Worker (101877)


Reference: 3635621

Provide quality educational leadership to lead the development and implementation of an Educational program/curriculum at the service, that is play based, promotes children's learning and is both reflective and inclusive of children's strengths, abilities and interests and promotes the Vision and Values of Hume City Council.

Key Skills:

  • Develop in consultation with service staff, families and children, a program that brings together philosophies, children's ideas, interests and uses intentional teaching to scaffold and extend children's learning which encourages them to be active participants in their own learning.
  • Provide an environment that supports family-centred practice, encourages and recognises individual family needs, relationships and cultural backgrounds and provides a welcoming atmosphere, including orientation for new families and children.
  • Actively encourage parental involvement in developing and implementing the program, including providing regular information about the program, the operation of the service and child development.

Company Profile

Hume City Council is a leader in local government and is recognised for its innovation, initiative, leadership, service, quality and support for its people.

Hume City is one of Australia's fastest-growing communities and with more people choosing to call Hume home, we're expected to welcome more than 57,000 new residents to our City over the next decade.

What We Offer

With our high level of employee engagement, Hume City Council offers a great working environment where you can develop your career. We offer flexible work arrangements and other benefits, such as study assistance and interest free loans for public transport. Our strong commitment to social justice and the environment provides opportunities for employees to participate in various programs.

For further information please view the attached position description or contact Nancy Howe and Elisha Dugan on 9308 3747.

Applications Close: 01 Aug 2017