OSHC Educator

Deutsche Schule Melbourne is looking for an entry-level or experienced OSHC Educator to join our independent bilingual primary school in Fitzroy North, Victoria.

Become part of our passionate team and help shape the growth of our school by applying your excellent skills and experience in the Out of School Hours Care (OSHC) Team.

About this position:

- Part-time or full-time OSHC Educator: Assisting our OSHC Educational Leader in the day to day operations of the OSHC service

- 3.5 hours Monday to Thursday afternoon (14:30 - 18:00) during school term weeks (Before school care optional)

- Potential for full days during school holidays

Your profile:

You hold…

o A Valid Victorian Working With Children Check

o Australian Work Rights

o An ACECQA approved qualification, such as Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (or equivalent). Please get in touch with us if you are unsure about meeting this criteria.

You are a great candidate if you:

o enjoy working with children

o demonstrate high standards of behaviour

o display enthusiasm and commitment to being part of a child-focused environment

o communicate clearly and appropriately with colleagues, parents and students

o actively ensure understanding of DSM policies and procedures, act in accordance with them


We pay for…

-compliance certificates ie: First Aid Certificate including CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis (where required for role) AND for the time taken to complete.

-additional professional development opportunities

-parking spot, free coffee and tea, a cash expense reimbursement, etc.

Deutsche Schule Melbourne delivers German-English bilingual education for families, who value the benefits it offers. The vision for children at DSM is to grow up learning two languages at the same time, preparing them to become involved citizens of the world. Established almost 15 years ago, DSM offers bilingual primary school education from Foundation Year to grade 6 with classes taught both in English and German. The school counts 140 students and have a team of 22 teachers and is continuously growing. Working at our school means working at a bilingual school with an international atmosphere, a recognised school concept and a committed school community. Our aim for the future is to continue the strong growth and ultimately extend our educational offer to a secondary school program based on the International Baccalaureate in German and English (GIB).

More about the school: http://www.dsm.org.au.

Deutsche Schule Melbourne is committed to promoting a culture of child safety and wellbeing. As such, the successful applicant will be expected to satisfy child protection screening, and adhere to the School’s Child Safety and Wellbeing Policy and Child Safe Code of Conduct. We encourage all applicants to familiarise themselves with the School’s Child Safety and Wellbeing Policy and Child Safe Code of Conduct available on our website.

DSM is a child safe organisation which welcomes all children, young people and their families. DSM is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children, including those under the care and supervision of the School. The School recognises the importance of, and its responsibility for, ensuring a safe and supportive environment which respects the rights of children and fosters their enrichment and wellbeing.

Our teaching staff are expected to hold current training encompassing Child Protection, National Disability Standards, Asthma, Anaphylaxis and First Aid/CPR. All teaching staff are expected to foster a child safe environment at all times including during excursions, camps, events, online and in daily teaching programs.

Our school community supports the empowerment of children and to the cultural safety of students and families stemming from a culturally diverse background including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families. DSM is committed to preventing child abuse and all concerns will be treated in accordance with our policies and procedures.

Deutsche Schule Melbourne is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Only eligible applicants will be contacted by DSM.