Room Leader - Early Childhood Teacher / Diploma qualifications may be considered for the right applicant

Selection Criteria

·       Holding or working towards approved teaching Qualifications, as per approved qualifications at

·       Diploma level qualifications will be considered for the right applicant.

·       Working with children check. 

·       ACECQA approved first aid qualification first aid, emergency asthma management and anaphylaxis management.

·       A willingness to be appointed as ‘Responsible Person’.

·       Child protection qualification CHCPRT001

·       Knowledge of the NQS and EYLF

·       Ability to support and lead other educators 

·       Ability to relate effectively to children and their families.

·       Ability to work effectively in a team environment.

·       Developed communication and inter-person skills.

·       Commitment to ongoing professional learning.

·       2 Referees and their business hours contacts.

The Role

We are looking for a highly skilled Early Childhood Teacher / Diploma Room Leader to join our team at Canowindra Preschool Kindergarten Inc. We are looking for a teacher who aligns with our philosophies and is able to provide engaging educational programs for the children. This position is 5 days a week, 76hrs per fortnight. The Preschool offers a beautiful setting, with engaging indoor and outdoor learning environments. To request an application packageplease contact Bronwin Lay (Director) or 0263441261 during business hours.

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