Job Description

Coordinator Outside of School Hours Care

  • Are you passionate about working with children?
  • Before and after school care
  • Salary packaging benefits
  • Permanent Full Time Position
  • Manlyvale Location

About the program

Outside School Hours Care is a career which is both rewarding and fun with the opportunity to work in a creative way with school age children. CatholicCare’s energetic, passionate and experienced Children’s Services team provide high quality before and after school, and vacation care throughout the Central Coast, Northern Beaches and North Western Sydney.

What a current employee has to say about working in OSHC:

“I love working at OOSH because it gives us the ultimate opportunity to provide children with all the fun learning and playing experiences outside the constraints of the school timetable . We have the time and capacity to know every child and help them in safe and engaging environments.”

OSHC has an incredible scope of opportunities, with programs enriched with leisure based play and learning  opportunities the children enjoy the foundational elements of play, relaxation and disposition that they enjoyed in their early years as well as taking their learning to extraordinary heights when they have a particular interest. Their age introduces a new level of collaboration, inquisition and wonder with greater variability in the age and developmental stages within the group

Consider a career in OSHC!

We are looking for a Coordinator to:

  • Develop and implement programs for children aged 5 – 12 years in Before School Care and After School Care and Vacation Care;
  • Oversee, implement and guide adherence to the law, regulations and the National Quality Standards and the ‘My Time Our Place’ Framework;
  • Provide leadership and direction to staff;
  • Ensure that all policies, procedures and legal/regulatory frameworks are adhered to;
  • Build relationships with children, their families and school executive and staff;
  • Carry out administration requirements of the service; as well as
  • perform responsibilities as per attached Position Description.

About you

We are currently seeking a highly motivated individual to work in our Outside School Hours program based in Manly Vale, Sydney. To be considered for this role you will have:

  • Experience in managing and developing a team of staff;
  • An innovative, motivated and passionate approach to creating quality education and care settings for children aged 5-12;
  • Sound understanding of the National Law & Regulations, National Quality Standards and the “My Time Our Place” framework;
  • Preferably Diploma Qualifications in Outside School Hours Care;
  • Strong relationship management skills and the ability to build sound networks in the school and community;
  • Ability to manage budgets and sound administration skills; as well as
  • Criteria as listed in the attached Position Description.

Working with CatholicCare

CatholicCare offers a range of initiatives to actively promote your life/work balance and development of our employees through:

  • Working for a not for profit organisation who strive for a world where people are safe, happy, well and connected with each other in inclusive communities;
  • Great training and learning opportunities to help further your career;
  • An Employee Assistance Program offering free and confidential counselling and support;
  • Salary packaging benefits to receive up to $15,900 of your salary tax-free, as well as additional meal and entertainment benefits.

To apply

If you are a passionate person who realises the tremendous opportunity that this role offers and want to utilise your skills and passion in a rewarding environment, we want to hear from you!

Simply complete your work history & education information on the application page and submit your resume. You are welcome to include any certificates or licences in the education section to assist us in assessing your suitability for this role.

We encourage and welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Please apply by 21 May 2020.

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