Early Childhood Educator
Good Start Childcare Centre - Narre Warren South, Sherwood Road
Good Start Childcare Centres aim to provide a learning environment where all children have the opportunity to reach their full potential. Each centre is a purpose built child care and education facility which aims to provide these services accompanied with the help of dedicated, trained and experienced educators. The Narre Warren South centre has a nursery for 0-2 years, pre- kinder 3-4 years and kindergarten for 3 and 4 year olds.
Skills You Might Learn
Teamwork, communication, problem solving, time management etc., gain experience with all pre-school age groups. Improve industry awareness, including cultural preferences. Develop positive and respectful relationships with children, assist with health and safety of children, interact positively with infants, toddlers and parents, participate in workplace health and safety, promote healthy food and drinks, etc.
Typical Tasks & Duties
Assist staff to set up and pack up activities for education and play, learn about hygiene, observe behaviour patterns in children at various ages and stages in their development. You will be involved in hands on help with naming and hanging up artwork, preparing children for outdoor activities, engaging in meaningful play, wiping tables and tidying up after activities.
This opportunity would suit a student who has a desire to work with children and has positive work place attitudes and ethics. To work with children you will need to have a positive friendly manner and use language suitable to children. Note - Good Start Childcare Centre's are exempt from payment.
Discreet jewellery, long hair tied back, closed toe shoes, dress suited to working with children, to be discussed at interview
Special Transport Requirements
Check public transport for bus routes
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- CHC30113 - Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care