Coordinator | OSHC

Date: 26-Nov-2022

Location: Rochedale South, AU

Company: YMCA Brisbane

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The YMCA is the fastest growing OSHC provider in the South East with over 50+ services, which in turn provides our staff with the ability to grow and move through the company as their careers head to the next level.

 

We are currently recruiting for a Coordinator on a full time basis, 38 hours per week to join our team at YMCA Rochedale South Outside School Hours Care (OSHC).

 

In this position, you will be the leader of the service responsible for the day-to-day running of the service and management of a team of Educators. You will receive support from a dedicated management team, consisting of the other Coordinators, Senior Coordinator Area Coordinator, Regional Manager and the OSHC Manager.

 

Your workspace at the Y

 

YMCA Rochedale South Outside School Hours Care (OSHC) is located on Yuggera land in the Performing Arts Centre of the school. Our service provides a range of indoor and outdoor spaces where our educators maintain a safe, fun and interactive environment for all children to feel supported to play, learn and grow.

 

We are licensed for 130 children and offer Before School Care, After School Care and Vacation Care between the hours of 6:30am and 6pm. We also offer a pre-kindy program for the children who attend C&K located on Wendron Street.

 

YMCA works within the seven quality areas set by the National Quality Framework to consistently provide a high-quality standard of care. Our educators have a range of skills, knowledge and experience in the areas of working with children, sport, art, nature and more. Each member brings a different trait to the team which creates a fun and nurturing environment for all children to feel safe and supported. The core quality the whole team shares is the enthusiasm to get involved in every aspect of OSHC and have fun with the children.

 

We are looking for educators that are committed and enthusiastic about contributing to the fun environment we have created for children to thrive and learn through play.

 

As an OSHC Coordinator you will assist with: 

 

  • The development of quality programs;
  • Manage the day to day running of the programs;
  • Coordinate staffing and rostering of staff;
  • Ensure compliance with policy;
  • Undertake administrative requirements;
  • Work collaboratively with families and the school community.

 

 

SELECTION CRITERIA: 

 

  • Completed (or close to completion) of relevant qualifications in Childcare or Teaching (Minimum of Diploma in Children Services);
  • Demonstrated experience in assisting with programming and a passion for providing quality childcare;
  • Demonstrated experience in maintaining effective administration and correct documentation in an OSHC service;
  • Excellent customer service skills;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • First Aid and CPR certification or willingness to obtain;
  • Certificate of Suitability to work with Children and Young People (Blue Card) or willingness to obtain.
  • NQF knowledge would be advantageous.

 

BENEFITS AND REWARDS 

 

The successful applicant will be rewarded with a wide range of benefits and rewards including:

 

  • Administration hours off the floor to support your professional growth and development
  • Split shift allowance payments and paid team meetings
  • Support from a committed, knowledgeable and enthusiastic management team
  • Free YMCA gym membership
  • Discounted rates at our childcare facilities
  • Discounted rates on health care through Medibank Private.

 

Interested? Apply Now!

 

To apply, please submit your covering letter and resume, detailing your experience against the selection criteria by clicking the 'Apply for this Job' button.

 

For further information on YMCA OSHC, please visit the YMCA website http://www.ymcabrisbane.org/

 

Our Commitment

 

At the Y, we are committed to empowering all Children and Young People to feel safe and be safe, at the Y, in their families and in their communities. As such, we ensure that all of our candidates are appropriately screened (including police checks) to make sure that the right people are in the right roles. To learn more about our screening processes, click here to view our Safeguarding Children and Young People Policy:

 

https://ymca.org.au/about-us/safeguarding-children-young-people/safeguardingresources

 

 

The YMCA is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to safeguarding children and young people

 

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