Family and Community Engagement Practitioner
|Location||ECTARC Clipper Road Education and Care Service|
|Status||Fixed term 24 months - Part time 24 hours per week|
|About the Service||
ECTARC Clipper Road is a 40-place service providing early childhood education and care for children from birth to school age in Nowra, Clipper Road is ideally located amongst community hubs and schools within Worrigee and East Nowra areas.
We recognise that every child, regardless of their individual challenges has the right to participate in an education and care service.
We have a strong commitment to ongoing learning and acknowledge the traditional owners of the land specifically the Dhurawa and Dhurga language groups and have strong authentic relationships with our local families. Our program in every aspect is enhanced by the participation of families and community.
We are committed to ongoing reflective practice to continually improve our service provision. We pride ourselves on respectful and secure relationships with families and children, with community partnerships which we believe strongly support children to reach their full potential. We see children as active participants in their community and regularly invite visitors to the service and excursions to promote learning.
|About the Role||
This is an exciting and unique opportunity to work with an experience Director, Educational Leader and passionate team in our quality early childhood service, making a significant difference to lives of vulnerable children and their families.
The successful applicant will:
Originally known as Illawarra Area Child Care (IACC) our organisation was incorporated in October 1985 and have a proud history of providing optimum education and training services.
ECTARC is proudly a not for profit organisation, that successfully manages education and care services in the Illawarra and Shoalhaven. Our specialist early childhood knowledge, extensive experience and commitment to early education and care for children is why we are a respected leader in the sector. We live by our vision of enriching the futures for the children, families, students and our communities.
We have a professional, experienced leadership team at our head office who support and resource our ECTARC services to strengthen quality learning and education programs. ECTARC is committed to providing optimum work environments for staff with ongoing professional development opportunities.
ECTARC is a child safe organisation. We understand that the safety and wellbeing of all children is paramount, we aim to provide environments where all children feel safe and are safe. ECTARC has policies and systems to protect children, and all allegations and safety concerns will be treated seriously.
At ECTARC we pay highly competitive salaries above the award rate in accordance with the policies and procedures of ECTARC.
We have a comprehensive induction process and a dedicated wellbeing program to support you and your family.
If you have any questions in regards to this position please call ECTARC on (02) 4223 1100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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