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Preschool Field Officers (102571, 102572,102573)

Salary in accordance with Qualifications and Experience Multiple Positions - Part Time and Full Time positions available

Broadmeadows, Australia

Reference: 5735785

If you are passionate about supporting children in their Early Learning environment, then we would like to speak with you about joining the Hume City Council's Inclusion Service Planning team as a Preschool Field Officer.

We are seeking degree qualified Early Childhood Educators with experience in planning and delivering high quality inclusive kindergarten programs. Additional qualifications or experience working in early intervention highly desirable. The PSFO program contributes to the provision of a quality kindergarten program that can meet the diverse needs of all children.

The PSFO program is designed to provide support and professional services to Victorian Government funded kindergartens to build their capacity to provide for the access and participation of children with additional needs in inclusive kindergarten programs.

Both full-time and part-time positions available.

Key Skills

  • Demonstrated skills in capacity building, engaging and empowering early years educators to support the inclusion of all children with additional needs.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Victorian Child Safe standards and reporting obligations.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and ability to work in partnership with educators to build their confidence, knowledge, and skills.

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.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a safe working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion and the principles of gender equality.

Our Council recognises the value of the diversity and strength of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures to the heritage of all Australians.

We have zero tolerance for child abuse and adhere to the Victorian Child Safe Standards and related legislation. Our people are required to observe child safe requirements and support the safety, participation, wellbeing and empowerment of children.

Our strong commitment to social justice and the environment provides opportunities for employees to participate in various programs.

We offer flexible work arrangements and a range of other employee benefits to support employee's work life balance.

In line with directions issued by Victoria's Chief Health Officer, all roles at Hume City Council require staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Successful applicants will be required to provide COVID-19 vaccination certificate or valid medical exemption.

For further information please view position description or contact Anne Mallia on 0436 006 626.

Applications Close: 01 Dec 2021