• Casual
  • NSW

Website Inner Sydney Montessori School

Inner Sydney Montessori School is currently seeking trained assistants to join our Early Childhood Community, long day care and before and after school care programs.

As a casual worker, you will be offered shifts between 7:30am and 6pm Monday to Friday, across 48 weeks of the year (term time positions also available).

About our School:

Established in 1981, Inner Sydney Montessori School (ISMS) is a leading provider of Montessori education for children from birth through to completion of primary school. Our vision is to provide a comprehensive and authentic Montessori education which allows each child the freedom to discover themselves, develop their whole being and embrace the joy of learning, that extends well beyond the classroom.

About You:

The successful candidates will be enthusiastic educators with a minimum ACECQA recognised Certificate III in Children’s Services (or actively enrolled). Reputable Montessori Diplomas or Montessori Orientation Certificates are an advantage but not necessary. Applicants must be committed to inclusive learning practices, be a team-player and love working with curious and engaging children.

You must have full Australian working rights, with no restrictions. You will have a Working with Children Check number, a Child Protection Certificate (CHCPRT001) and a valid ACECQA recognised first-aid and CPR qualification are also essential, however, the School would support the successful applicant to obtain these, if necessary.

Selection Criteria:

The ability to nurture a child’s natural curiosity of the world around them, instilling a passion of continuous growth and development that lasts a lifetime;
Have a passion for children’s development;
Develop strong, nurturing relationships with the children based on respect and trust;
Have excellent written and verbal communication skills;
Curious and engaged lifelong leaner;
A growth mindset and highly self-motivated; and
Dedicated and reliable early childhood education practitioner.

What we offer:

Professional development and staff wellbeing programs including daily meditation and an employee access program;
An innovative, connected workplace and learning community;
On the job mentoring;
Montessori training sponsorship opportunities;
A positive, supportive workplace culture;
Staff discounts (OOSH, school fees and local health centres); and
Competitive salary is accordance with the Independent Schools NSW (Support and Operational Staff) Multi Enterprise Agreement 2021, in line with experience. Plus 17.5% annual leave loading.

How to Apply:

If this sounds like you then we would LOVE to hear from you. Please direct applications, including a cover letter and resume to employment@isms.nsw.edu.au by Friday 7 June 2024. We will be contacting suitable applicants immediately, so early applications are encouraged. Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

We are very proud of our school. For more information on working at ISMS, please visit https://www.isms.nsw.edu.au/careers/ or give us a call to arrange a visit. We would love to meet you.

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