Playgroup Leader

Playgroup Leader

We are seeking a Playgroup Leader, commencing in Term 1, 2022, initially on a casual basis. The position is located at our Early Childhood Campus in Menzies Creek or in local parks/forest reserves nearby. In total we will be offering up to 18 hours (0.47 FTE) of playgroup across the different Playgroups.

We are looking for a warm, friendly, caring and creative person with excellent communication skills and an ability to relate to a wide cross section of people in a caring and nurturing manner.

Interested applicants must have completed Anthroposophical Studies or a Steiner Teacher Training course, together with having experience in working with young children. A current Working with Children Check is essential. All applicants must meet relevant vaccine requirements in place for this sector.

Dandenong Ranges Steiner School is committed to Child Safety and requires all employees to adhere to our Staff Code of Conduct and the school’s Child Safe Policies. We promote the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability, Aboriginal children, and children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds.

We encourage applications from all potential candidates. This position is paid in accordance with the Educational Services (Schools) General Staff Award, the school pays above award rates.

A position description and selection criteria are available from our school’s website https://www.drss.vic.edu.au/our-school/employment-at-our-school/

Please email your application, addressing selection criteria, to:

The Staffing Group
Dandenong Ranges Steiner School
recruitment@drss.vic.edu.au

Applications accepted until 4pm Wednesday 19th January 2022