Position Details
Reference Number 17819
Position Title Team Leader Integrated Early Years Hubs
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Directorate Community Services
Location Other
Award Classification Knox City Council Enterprise Agreement No. 9 2015 - 6
Full Time Salary $82,193.44 to $89,767.68
Hours Per Week 38
Position Summary

About Knox

Knox City Council aspires to be an organisation which is values based, empowers leaders, enables people to make a difference and has a culture of learning and high performance. Council believes that the values, attributes and skills that each staff member brings to the organisation underpin its culture, and will ultimately result in the achievement of Council’s Vision.

About the Early Years Hubs 

The Early Years Hubs (expected to open in early 2019) are purpose-built facilities where practitioners work in a multi-agency way with a focus on providing high quality integrated early years services in the community, supporting families and nurturing the learning and development of children.

About the Opportunity

This is your opportunity to join an amazing early years team with a great reputation whose focus is working together as One Team for children and families in the Knox community. This role will work with the Senior Team Leaders Integrated Hubs to provide leadership and support to the Integrated Hubs Team and work collaboratively across the Family & Children’s Services Department.

This is a true opportunity to be part of an exciting new beginning for our team from the very start. Upon commencement in January 2019, the role of Team Leader Integrated Early Years Hubs will work to support the work of transitioning existing early years services to the new hub locations expected to open in early 2019.

To be successful in this role, the Team Leader will require:

  • Demonstrated skill and capacity in leading a large multidisciplinary team to deliver high quality, evidence-based, integrated and collaborative approaches within early childhood settings.
  • Well-developed knowledge and understanding of early years and family support services (including licensed services such as preschool and long day care).
  •  Demonstrated understanding of National Education & Care Services National Regulations, Education & Care Services National Law Act and National & Victorian Early Years Learning & Development Frameworks.

For further information, please see the position description, which includes the Selection Criteria required for your application, or contact Sarah Klein Senior Team Leader Integrated Hubs, on 03 9298 8403

To Apply

Applicants for this role must submit a cover letter, resume and a response to the selection criteria as outlined in the position description. Applications close at 11:45pm AEST on Monday 10 December.

Knox Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing a workplace that embraces diversity and inclusion. We are committed to a positive, barrier-free recruitment process. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

Screening Criteria Essential: Diploma Early Childhood Education and Care, Bachelor of Early Childhood Education and Care or appropriate tertiary qualifications applicable to Children’s Services.
Essential: Experience leading an early childhood education and care service, working knowledge and understanding of early years services and support services for children and families
Contact Person Sarah Klein
Contact Number 92988403
Closing Date 10/12/2018
Position Description PD - Team Leader Integrated Early Years Hubs.pdf
Application Guide click here to view