BECOMING AN EDUCATOR
Would you like to join a service where our educator was awarded educator of the year for 2017?
As an educator you will benefit as follows:
Meet the needs of your children by working from your home.
Flexibility with which hours you want to work
Develop your business into a career in Child care.
Enlarge your social network through meeting with other Educators, attending courses and interaction with families.
Contribute positively to a child’s life.
The primary responsibility of and Educator is to cater for the developmental and welfare needs of Children. This requires the Educator to:
Comply with Children Services Act and Children Services Regulations.
Connect positively with the Child in terms of the Child’s Language, Cultural Practices, Needs, and Behavior Management
Provide a safe home environment where the children are free from harm at all times
Keep qualifications and training up to date.
Document Child development needs
Meet the requirements of the National Quality Framework
Comply with Wyndham Early Learning FDC Policies and Procedures.
Have current Public Liability Insurance
Implement development programs for all ages
Attend professional development training when required
We have simplified the process into the following ten steps:
1: Register your interest through the Contact us section.
2: Wyndham Early Learning FDC reviews your Expression of interest.
3: Attend an interview and information session on becoming an educator.
4: Home Safety Inspection by Wyndham Early Learning Coordinator.
5: Apply for Working with Children Check, Police Check,Child protection training and Medical certificate. Also required for adults (18 years or more) living in your home.
6: Submit all certificates. These include: First Aid, Asthma, Anaphylaxis. Must be enrolled or completed in Certificate III in Children Services or Diploma in Children's Services.
7: Complete any items that have been identified in Home safety check and advice coordinator for re inspection.
8.Attend orientation session at the office or your home. Wyndham Early Learning FDC will issue all the relevant forms, time sheet books, posters etc at this session.
9. Obtain Public Liability Insurance. This must be obtained before you can commence working. Must apply for an ABN.
10: Meet the families. Ensure Parent/Educator agreement are in place before commencing with families.