Early Learning Educator - Certificate 3 Woodberry ELCPart-time - 32 hours per fortnight (Thursday and Friday)Why work for us?Our team are the heart of what we do here at Samaritans. As a part of the Samaritans team, you have access to the following great benefits:• 14 weeks paid maternity leave or 3 weeks paid parental pay + Super Contributions after 12 months service• Salary Packaging on a range of everyday living expenses (Mortgage, Rent and Bills), up to $611/fortnight - Increase your take home pay!• Up to 40% off on school enrolment fees at any of our Newcastle Anglican schools• Access to 9% discount on Medibank private health insurance + more benefits• Meals & Entertainment Salary packaging up to $2,650• Access to Fitness Passport (over 300+gyms)• Free access to our corporate Employee Assistance Program• Flexible working options including RDO's, additional show holidays, study leave â€¢ Career and development opportunities including paid professional development• The opportunity to work within an innovative, collaborative team environmentThe OpportunityUnlocking Boundless Potential for Little Stars!Embark on an exciting journey with us at Samaritans Early Learning Centre, where our doors open from 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM to welcome the next generation of brilliant minds!Dynamic Learning Adventures for Ages 6 Weeks to 6 Years!Dive into a world of age-appropriate programs that spark creativity, curiosity, and joy in children aged 6 weeks to 6 years. Our mission is to turn each day into a thrilling learning adventure, cultivating skills and confidence that will shape their future success.Unleashing Potential Through Innovative Learning Environments!As a key player in our team, you'll be at the heart of crafting environments that not only meet but exceed individual learning outcomes. Your passion and dedication will create an atmosphere where every child can flourish!Connecting Communities Through Quality Practices!We believe in staying ahead of the curve, and that's why we're seeking someone with a keen awareness of cutting-edge educational trends. Your role extends beyond the classroom, involving families, children, the community, and our dedicated team of educators and stakeholders. It's a collaborative journey towards excellence!Ready to be a part of something extraordinary? Apply now and let's create magic together!Essential Criteria:• Certificate III or an approved qualification by ACECQA• Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of developmentally appropriate practice with children• Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain a harmonious team environment.• Excellent communication skills• Understanding of Child Protection Legislation• Knowledge of the National Quality Framework• Demonstrated knowledge of current trends in Early ChildhoodThe successful applicant will possess or willingness to obtain the following: NSW Working With Children Check, Criminal history check, First aid/CPR with Asthma and Anaphylaxis certificate and undertake a pre-employment functional medical.Who we are?Formerly known as the Anglican Diocese of Newcastle, Newcastle Anglican is a faith-based organisation serving the people of the Hunter and the Central Coast.We offer a leading Christian presence to our community through our parishes, four schools, Anglican Care and Samaritans.Our vision is for people to flourish because of what we do, inspired by the way of Jesus.We provide a culturally safe environment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and welcome all applications.For more information visit www.newcastleanglican.org.au or email the talent team at careers@newcastleanglican.org.au   To apply, Please include your cover letter and your resume.Samaritans promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children and young people.You must have the right to live and work in Australia.No agencies or third party applications please.We will consider candidates as they apply and encourage early application. Interviews may commence prior to the closure date AUD Woodberry 2322