Preschool Educator

Casual position commencing Term 2 2018

Scots Preschool is a single unit community based Preschool, set in the grounds of The Scots School Albury.  Our Preschool gives your child space and opportunity to learn and explore – through free play, directed activities and during interactions with other children and adults. You will see the Early Years Learning Framework in practice – each day, teachers set up the environment to reflect children’s interests and needs.

You will be a motivated self-leader who thrives on the challenge of engaging children in their journey of learning and self-discovery, working as part of a cohesive team. This role is initially for a minimum of 6 hours per day Tuesdays and Thursdays during Term time.

The Preschool implements the Early Years Learning Framework and is candidate school for the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (IB PYP) which involves children aged from 3 years old (Preschool) through to 12 years old (Year 6). We are pursuing authorisation to become an IB World School.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Minimum Cert III in Early Childhood Education and Care or equivalent
  • Proven experience as an Early Childhood environment
  • Qualifications in First Aid, Asthma Management, and Anaphylaxis
  • Child Protection Qualification (desirable)
  • Current NSW working with Children Check

Exceptional rapport with children, parents and staff to work collaboratively and creatively, ensuring the child is at the centre of the learning

Full Position Description


How do I register my interest?

To lodge an expression of interest for the role of Preschool Educator, please provide us with the following personal details including your current WWCC NSW number, current first aid / CPR details and attach your CV, relevant qualifications, professional registration and other associated documents.

We recommend you scan all documents to be uploaded prior to commencing the registration process. If you are granted an interview, we will need to see original documents. You will also be asked to submit details of referees.

Please note: registering your interest does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made. Your application will be considered and assessed for suitability and by Week 8 Term 1 you will be notified of the outcome.

Applications Close: Sunday 4th March 2018

How will my personal information and details be handled?

Your application will be treated with utmost respect and confidentiality and will be managed in accordance with the School’s Privacy Management Plan and standard recruitment processes. Your details will only be available to members of our Human Resources team and the Academic and Professional staff within the relevant area assessing your application. If you receive an offer of employment, your personal information will be used for routine appointment processes. Where an offer is not made within 12 months of determination of eligibility, your personal details and documents will be securely destroyed.

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All applicants must be eligible to work in Australia, and successful applicants must gain an NSW working with children check before they commence employment.

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