Position Details
Reference Number 17817
Position Title Preschool Educator (Certificate III)
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Directorate Community Services
Location Other
Award Classification Early Education Employees Agreement 2016 - Early Childhood Educators
Full Time Salary $39,031.00 to $42,211.00
Hours Per Week 38.00
Position Summary

About Knox

Knox City Council aspires to be an organisation that 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 Team

Knox City Council is one of the largest local government providers of early years services in Victoria. The Family & Children's Services Team delivers innovative, evidence-based, high quality children's services through four year old preschool, centre-based care, Preschool Field Officers, playgroups and maternal and child health.

We are a large and vibrant team of nearly 300 early childhood and family support professionals who work with a strong focus on integrated and collaborative practice to support children and families. With such a diversity of early years services, we collaborate, innovate, reflect and support each other to deliver services that respond to our strategic direction articulated through The Community and Council Plan.

Knox Council delivers early years services to approximately 4500 families across 43 purpose built early years facilities every week.

About the Opportunity

The Family and Children Services Team are currently recruiting for the following roles:

  • 38 hour Early Childhood Educators- Cert III Qualified 
  • 21.25 hour Early Childhood Educators - Cert III Qualified - Temporary from 29th January until 28th June 2019.

The successful applicant will possess the appropriate qualifications, excellent communication skills, proven customer service skills and a Working with Children Check.

To Apply

Applicants for this role must submit a cover letter, resume, qualifications and a response to the selection criteria as outlined in the position description. Applications close 9 December 2018, 11:45pm.

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: Do you have a Certificate III qualification in Childrens Services?
Essential: Are you applying for a full time role, temporary part time role? or both?
Contact Person Wendy Grenfell
Contact Number 92988742
Closing Date 09/12/2018
Position Description CPS24M Certificate III Qualified Educator 2018 (D18-274490).pdf
Application Guide click here to view