Before School Care Educator

  • Part Time
  • NSW

Website Inner Sydney Montessori School (ISMS)

About Us

Well located in the vibrant suburbs of Balmain and Lilyfield in Sydney, Inner Sydney Montessori School has an enviable, small school reputation whilst being one of the largest Montessori schools in Australia. ISMS is a friendly and dynamic Pre and Primary School with students at the heart of everything we do. Staff create nurturing classrooms where each child develops a healthy self-concept, positive values, strong skills, a deep academic understanding and a curiosity and appreciation of nature and the world around them.

Recognised as one of Australia’s leading Montessori registered schools, our child focused Pre and Primary School enrols around 300 students between the ages of 3-12. In addition, around 100 students are enrolled per term in the Infant Community Program for 0-3 year olds.

We facilitate a child-centered pedagogical model tailored to individualised and independent learning with respect to the social, emotional and intellectual development of the child.

About the Role

Inner Sydney Montessori School (ISMS) is seeking a dedicated and experience child care educator to join our Before School Care team. This service caters for children between the ages of 3 and 12 years. This is a wonderful opportunity for an enthusiastic, energetic, creative, responsible and hardworking OSHC educator to support our outstanding team and play a key role in an authentic Montessori community.

The key responsibility of the educator is to develop strong partnerships with the children, parents and carers and fellow staff as well as provide a stimulating and supportive safe environment for our children.

Inner Sydney Montessori School (ISMS) invites applications for Out of School Hours Care (OSHC) workers. We warmly invite dynamic, engaging and qualified OSHC educators with a positive focus, flexibility and willingness to embrace the Montessori Philosophy to apply for a permanent part-time role. Hours of work: 7:15am – 8:45am Monday to Friday.

About You

The successful candidate will have experience in a similar role, will be a passionate educator and ideally hold a relevant qualification (at least a Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care or equivalent). You will have a Working With Children Check number, a Child Protection Certificate (CHCPRT001) and a valid ACECQA recognised first-aid qualification, or be willing to obtain these qualifications supported by the School.

You will demonstrate:

  • A passion for education and a strong desire to work within a collaborative, authentic environment;
  • The ability to promote a positive and supportive ethos for pupils where all are valued, encouraged and challenged to achieve the best they can;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

Expressions of interest should include:

  • Cover letter;
  • Up to date and detailed CV;
  • Academic records;
  • Three confidential referees’ contact details, including your most recent supervisor.

How to Apply

We are very proud of our School and actively encourage applicants to visit our website to gain an understanding of ISMS, please visit us at www.isms.nsw.edu.au.

To register your interest and obtain further information please email Principal, Zoe Ezzard, at principal@isms.nsw.edu.au to arrange a confidential discussion. Direct applications may be submitted, including a cover letter and CV, to principal@isms.nsw.edu.au by Monday, 7th September. A position description is available upon request.

Salary is determined in accordance with the Independent Schools NSW/ACT Standards Model (Teachers) Multi-Enterprise Agreement 2017.

Search and Selection Timing

We are considering and contacting suitable applicants immediately on receipt, so we encourage early application. The Principal will be initially conducting Skype interviews and face to face interviews as relevant.
ISMS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The position is subject to satisfactory references and a Working With Children Check.

Download the Position Description

To apply for this job email your details to principal@isms.nsw.edu.au.

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