Careers

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We advertise positions only when they become vacant and resumes will not be held on file for future vacant positions.

Vacant career positions

Meerilinga Young Children’s Foundation Inc. is a not-for-profit organisation working with children, their families and the community to promote positive childhoods. If you are looking for a rewarding position with a community focus and have the qualifications and experience to be our Educator Inclusion Support we would like to hear from you.

 

Traineeship

Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care

Educator Position

Ballajura / Beechboro area

15 – 22.5 hours pw

 

A unique opportunity to be part of a small team of trained Educators in a pre-kindy environment. Our beautiful services are integrated within the Children and Family Centres. Our 20 place services offer children aged 2.9 years to 5 years play based learning from 8.30am to 3.30pm, 5 days per week.

Our selection requirements are:

Meerilinga is offering Diploma CHC50113 traineeships through Meerilinga Training College in our Early Learning Services. Each position will offer a minimum of 15 hours a week however candidates must be able to work up to 22.5 hours per week between 8.30am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday.

Persons currently completing CHC30113 can apply.

We are seeking candidates:

  • Who hold a nationally recognised Certificate III in early childhood or equivalent
  • Who hold a Working with Children Check (WWC)
  • Are passionate in working with children and supporting families
  • Able to work as part of a quality organisation
  • Reliable, flexible and a professional standard of presentation and attitude
  • Able to manage and balance work with study and commit personal time for extended study and assessment activities
  • Passed Year 10 Numeracy and Literacy
  • Technology skills
  • 18 yrs. or over

Salary and conditions are in accordance with the Children’s Services Award 2018 and Meerilinga Flexibility Agreement.

In return Meerilinga offers:

  • A friendly supportive working environment
  • Opportunities for professional development training
  • Travel allowance
  • IT supplied
  • Part uniform supplied

Applicants are required to send via email a CV, current working with children check, and qualification/s to Leanne.lee@meerilinga.org.au by Wednesday 3 June. Further documents are required and will be discussed with the successful candidate. Due to high volume of applicants, only short-listed individuals will be contacted.

Visit the website for more information about Meerilinga at www.meerilinga.org.au

Applications close Wednesday 3 June 2020.

Meerilinga acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Ballardung, Wadjuk, Noongar Boodja, where Meerilinga’s main offices are located, and recognize their continuing connection to land, water and community. We pay our respect to their cultures and to Elders past, present and emerging in the spirit of reconciliation.

We are an EEO (Equal Employment Opportunity) employer, where all applicants are treated with fairness and respect and have equal access to the opportunities available.