General Information

Business Unit: Operations

Department: Operations - In-Service

Description and Requirements

Reliance HR Solutions Pty Ltd on behalf of Junior Adventures Group of companies is seeking a Program Coordinator.

Junior Adventures Group of companies is a national leading provider of before and after school care, and school holiday programs to over 70,000 primary school aged children around Australia, seeking passionate, courageous and considerate child care works committed to building brighter futures for the children in our care.


WHAT WE OFFER?

  • Fantastic career progression and personal development opportunities. OSHC can be your career, not just a job!
  • Paid training in child protection, food handling, First Aid/CPR
  • Employee Reward and Recognition programs and employee benefit discounts on petrol, health insurance, movie tickets, travel and accommodation – just to name a few!
  • A passionate, courageous and considerate culture
  • Working with us provides great work/life balance!

ABOUT THE ROLE

As the Program Coordinator you will be the responsible person overseeing the service and supporting, mentoring a team of permanent Assistant Coordinator and Educators. You will also have access to an existing pool of casual staff for any ratio/last minute shifts.

As an organisation that values our relationship with the school and wider community, your role will allow you imbed yourself and the service team with the school and foster outstanding relationships with the many families that entrust us in the care of their children.  You will plan healthy eating menus and incorporate fun child driven programs based on both the interests and passions of children at your service and if your service runs holiday programs, you will be involved in incursion and excursions during term breaks.

HOURS

The hours set out below will be workable across school terms, but the total weekly hours are also guaranteed across the School Holiday program.

  • The successful applicant will be available to work (Monday to Friday):
  • Before School Care (7.00am-9.00am) and
  • After School Care (3.00pm-6.00pm)
  • Additional administration hours per week

The role is permanent full time, so only candidates with 38 hour per week availability will be considered

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

You must hold minimum:

  • Equivalent Qualifications as approved by ACEQCA (Youth, Sports Science, Allied Health, Community, Welfare, Fitness, Leadership and more) 
  • A current Employee Working with Children's Check is a must for these roles
  • National Police Check – paid by us!

·         Minimum 5 years Childcare or relevant equivalent industry knowledge and experience preferably in an OSHC environment

·         Proven experience supporting & delivering a quality and safety agenda

·         Experience working with and supporting teams to achieve results

We are interested in local talent, but also will consider sponsoring suitably qualified applicants who want to make Australia their home. We look forward to hearing from you!