Jul 17, 2021

Occasional Care Educator - YMCA Victoria - Closing 4 Aug 2021

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  • Narre Warren Victoria, Australia
Part time Education

Job Description

At the Y our vision is simple - Amplify Your Voice. Shape Our Community. Challenge Our World.

As the largest employer in fitness and recreation we have more than 4,400 staff at over 140 centres across Victoria. With us, you will work with fun colleagues who have a shared passion for making a difference in the lives of individuals and transforming communities for the better. 

About the role

YMCA and Casey ARC are currently recruiting for a perm-part time diploma qualified educator.  The position would involve:

  • Minimum of 10 hours per week at Casey ARC with a possible extension as this program continues to grow.
  • Potential increase in hours when needed to both Casey ARC and Casey RACE Child Care programs.
  • Working with chidren aged 0 -12 years of age
  • working between the hours of 9am -2pm Monday to Friday.

About the program:

The Centre opened in 2001 and is owned by the City of Casey, and managed by YMCA Victoria. The facilities on offer are vast and we cater for people of all ages and all levels of fitness.

Occasional Care allows parents/guardians the opportunity to have their child cared for whilst they leave the Centre to attend appointments, meetings, or simply have time for yourself.

Sessional Care provides high quality care for their children so that they can focus on their own health and wellbeing.

Essential Qualifications  

  • Actively studying towards or completed a Diploma in Early Childhood/Children’s services qualification
  • First Aid Level 2
  • Current Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation certificate
  • Anaphylaxis and Asthma Qualifications 
  • Ideally the HLTAID004/0012 course (childcare first aid)

All candidates will be required to undertake background and probity checks including Reference Checks, a Criminal Record Check and Working with Children Check prior to commencement. 

About the Y 

At the Y, we believe in the power of inspired young people. A community not-for-profit organisation with 17 million participations annually across Australia. 8,000 staff and volunteers serve at more than 150 locations every day. We partner with government and private capital to deliver programs and services that include community recreation, adventure and stadium sports, camping, learn to swim, children's programs, early learning, youth services, retirement living, disability services and social enterprises. 


At the YMCA, we value our people. Working for us means you’ll enjoy great work/life balance and a range of benefits which improve your wellbeing and help you develop as an individual, such as:  

  • Flexible working and rostering arrangements  
  • Opportunities for career development and growth  
  • Free access to gyms, recreation, and aquatics centres across the state  
  • Free access to the Virtual Y - online health and wellness  

Essential Requirements

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