After School Care Assistant

After-school Care Assistant

  • Part-time – 4 days / week
  • Over 40 weeks
  • Commencing Term 3

Sophia Mundi Steiner School is seeking an attentive and motivated person to assist in our small, 15 place After-school Care service.  This is a part-time position over 4 afternoons, from 3 – 6 pm Monday to Thursday. 

In keeping with the ethos of the school, the Aftercare programme provides physical and creative activities, wholesome food and a warm, home-like atmosphere where educators support children to develop social skills and a sense of community.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to the Co-ordinator
  • Help to build strong relationships with children, colleagues and families,
  • Create a warm, safe and welcoming environment
  • Create fun and engaging activities for the children
  • To assist in food preparation and keeping a clean and tidy space

Essential Requirements:

  • Completed a Cert-3 in Children’s services or currently completing a Diploma of Children’s Services, Early Childhood, Education Support or Bachelor of Education or equivalent. To see if your qualifications are approved: https//www.acecqa.gov.au/qualifications/nqf-approved
  • Have a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or VIT Registration)
  • Child Protection Training or willing to obtain
  • Food Handling Certificate or willing to obtain
  • Current First Aid, Anaphylaxis and Asthma Certificates HLTAID004 (including valid CPR) or willing to obtain

Desirable

  • Experience with Additional Needs Children
  • Experience or interest in Steiner Education

Please forward applications to the After-school Care Co-ordinator, Jude Walker

Applications close:        Friday, 2 December 2022