Child care worker
Goodstart Early Learning Horsham
2018 Opportunity!! This opportunity is for Fridays. Gain some fantastic experience in this modern Early Learning Centre, with the opportunity to work with babies through to kinder aged children.
The staff at the centre strive to create a nurturing, stimulating environment in which children are able to gain the skills and confidence to embark on their journey of self discovery.
Skills You Might Learn
Working in a team and independently. Working with people of all different abilities and backgrounds.Communication. Time management
Typical Tasks & Duties
Assist with activities and programs. Read to children. Assist in maintaining a clean environment. Work with children to create a painting, story or creative item Prepare food if appropriately qualified (ie Food Handlers) Assist in feeding clients. Follow polices and procedures for allergy management. Follow polices in regards of sun safety for clients. Be aware of how to deal problem behaviours. Maintain a hygienic workplace.
The student must be studying VET Community Services. A 2nd Year VET Community Services student is preferred. The student will need to apply for a Working with Children check.Communication skills - Attention to detail - Motivated and organised - Ability to use own initiative - Willingness to learn - Ability to work independently as well as part of a team. - Responsible, supportive and caring attitude - Good people skills - Accommodating to different personalities and abilities - Working with children
Dress requirements during placements are neat, tidy, suitable and safe for the particular work environment. Discreet jewellery, long hair tied back, closed toe shoes, dress suited to working with children, to be discussed at interview.
Special Transport Requirements
Students must find their own transport
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- CHC20112 - Certificate II in Community Services
- CHC22015 - Certificate II in Community Services