Employment Opportunities

AFTER SCHOOL CARE ASSISTANT

We are searching for a reliable person who enjoys working with young children to assist with the running of our after school care program. Your role would be as an assistant to the staff member responsible for the after school care service. Your primary duties would be assisting with setting up activities for after school care, interacting with the children, general maintenance of the environment, simple administrative tasks and packing up at the end of the day. Our aim is to provide a nurturing environment for after school care within the school facilities, which reflects the values of our Montessori school. 

 This is a part-time casual position, which would be for 3 hours in the afternoon, from 2.15pm to 5.15pm, 5 days a week (Monday to Friday) during the NSW school term dates. Salary will be at the relevant award rate, with 25% casual loading and 9.5% superannuation. 

 Lindfield Montessori Preschool runs a preschool and Kindergarten education program for 3 – 6 year old children. It is a private, non-religious school which has accreditation for up to 29 children. It is located to the rear of the All Saints Church, 9 Moore Ave, West Lindfield NSW 2070. There is free car parking on site for staff members. 

Minimum requirements:

o   Applicants should be at least 18 years old

o   Must have a current paid working with children check

o   Need to be available to start from the beginning of Term 2 on Monday 29 April 2019

Desirable criteria:

o   Either currently studying or have completed qualifications in either early childhood education, primary school education or other appropriate child related field.

o   Previous experience working with 3-6 year old children

o   Hold current first aid and CPR qualifications, or be willing to complete them prior to starting role.

o   Understanding of Montessori education philosophy

To apply please send your curriculum vitae and cover letter to Mrs Marina Ridley (Principal) teacher@lindfieldmontessori.nsw.edu