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Early Childhood Educator

Maryborough, Australia

Reference: 5916158

  • Casual
  • $38.39 - $40.63 per hour includes leave loading
  • plus superannuation

About Us

Located at the geographical centre of Victoria, within one hour's drive from Ballarat or Bendigo, and just two hours from Melbourne sits Central Goldfields Shire Council. Maryborough is the major business centre surrounded by seven townships that feature iconic heritage architecture. Agricultural industries spread across the municipality, and there are several major manufacturing, infrastructure, freight, printing and food production companies that call us home.

We are a dynamic organisation with a visionary and engaging executive, that looks to put value into what we do for our community, residents and business.

Our Values

  • Community and Customer Focussed
  • Collaborative and Inclusive
  • Challenge the Status Quo

About The Role

Council is currently recruiting for Early Years Educators to join our Integrated Family Services Team under the directions of supervisors and work as part of a team, in the implementation of high quality, stimulating learning environment for our children.

The position is located at the Goldfields Family Centre.

You will be required to have either a Diploma of Children's Services or a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and demonstrated experience in the education and supervision of children aged 0-6.

The casual role would be required to fill absences on an ad hoc basis with availability required between 6.30 am and 6 pm Monday to Friday.

As a local government employee, you are required to be fully vaccinated against Covid19 or provide a valid medical exemption.

What We Offer

We are open to discussing the possibility of flexible working arrangements including part-time hours and flexible start and finishing times that work for both you and the organisation. You are welcome to discuss these opportunities at interview.

We offer a great salary, excellent growth opportunities and the ability to really influence the future of our council and its surrounds. If this sounds like you, be part of an innovative and committed council and apply today!

Rebecca Buchanan - Coordinator, Goldfields Family Centre on (03) 5461 6503.

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until a successful applicant is appointed.