Before and After School Care Educators

Application Due:
21 May 2021
Application Details:
Position Description

About the Role:

YWCA Canberra Children’s Services School Age Care is offering casual roles for people interested in creating fun education and care environments for children attending our School Age Care Services (before and after school care) in the Canberra region. We provide locations in the South, Inner South, Inner North and North Canberra. Responsibilities include working within a dedicated team of staff to implement a developmentally appropriate, child-focused program.

About You:

Successful applicants will have a can-do attitude, flexible availability, passion for working with children and excellent interpersonal skills. Applicants must hold a current Working with Vulnerable People Card and complete a police check.

Additionally, you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Skills and experience in the Children’s Services industry
  • The successful applicant will have strong communication skills, be able to relate to children with genuine respect, empathy and warmth, taking into account any individual cultural or socio-economic differences.
  • Assist with guiding and assisting children in all activities, ensuring that the highest safety standards are maintained
  • Have a passion for working with students who have additional or complex learning needs
  • Have a Working with Vulnerable people card or willing to obtain one.

How to Apply:

Submit your resume and responses to the selection criteria (outlined in the position description found on our website) via SEEK candidate application portal.

YWCA Canberra is committed to the safety of children and young people. As such, successful applicants will be required to participate fully in all child protection risk management recruitment processes and ongoing character checking and assessment processes.


Applications close on 21 May 2021


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