Catholic Out of School Hours Care Assistant Coordinator

Catholic Education Office - The Diocese of Parramatta (see more jobs from this school)

Parramatta, NSW


Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 7 June 2020

Support the system strategic intents of improving learning outcomes for all students.

<p>Are you seeking a flexible, supportive and rewarding work environment?</p> <p>We are looking for passionate, enthusiastic and innovative individuals who understand the nature and purpose of contemporary learning and teaching at our Catholic Out Of School Hours (COSHC) centres.</p> <p>Key accountabilities are:</p> <p>? Diploma or relevant qualifications in Outside School Hours Care, Children's Services, Certificate IV in Outside School Hours Care or Certificate III in Children's Services&nbsp;<br>? Experience and demonstrated skills in coordinating the provision of services for children aged 5 to 12 years<br>? Skills in child care administration and operational systems&nbsp;<br>? Experience in creating and maintaining an interactive and caring environment for children, teaching them through modelling and demonstration of appropriate activities<br>? Strong commitment to the provision of quality child care in a genuinely caring environment<br>? Adaptability and flexibility, including the preparedness and willingness to work at different COSHC/Vacation Care sites when required<br>? Demonstrated effective communication, report writing, problem solving and organisational skills<br>? Understanding of community development issues and processes and the issues related to disadvantaged families, including Aboriginal families and families of a non-English speaking background<br>? Current First Aid Certificate and Class C Driver Licence<br>? Support of Catholic ethos</p> <p><strong>The Organisation</strong></p> <p>Catholic Education within the Diocese of Parramatta provides quality learning and teaching in a faith-centred environment in its primary and secondary schools and for early learning and out of school hours care centres in western Sydney. One of the largest employers in western Sydney, Catholic Education's recruitment, selection and appointment processes reflect its purpose and intent, and that is to provide quality Catholic schooling by strengthening the professional lives of staff, and to improve the learning outcomes for each student within a Catholic faith community.</p> <p><strong>How to Apply</strong></p> <p>Candidates should download the position description and read the candidate information guide on how to submit applications. Please state which role you are applying for in your covering letter.</p> <p>The successful applicant will be required to undergo a working with childrens' check. For more information please contact</p>