Free Childcare traineeship - Earn while your learn! - Sydney

Thursday, 1 December 2016

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City: Sydney, New South Wales

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Contact name Emma
Phone 8078 3392

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MEGT are a not for profit organisation who specialise in making apprenticeships and traineeships happen. Together with our valued client Warringah Council we are searching for enthusiastic candidates who would like the challenge of a traineeship.
This is a perfect opportunity for a recent school leaver to gain valuable on the job experience whilst gaining a formal qualification.
The Role
You will be working within one of Northern Beaches Council's highly regarded Long Day Care Centre's. As a Childcare Trainee you will be providing education and care for children from six weeks to six years of age. Your duties can include
• Supervise and interact with children
• Check and change nappies
• Greet families and children when they arrive
• Host group time with song, stories or other activities
• Make or pack away beds for sleep time
• Serve lunch or help the children to eat their lunches
• Set out planned teacher based activities for the children to perform
• Ensure that the centre's strict cleaning regime is followed at all times.
• Interact and encourage children's play with one another and help guide them in their choices when needed
Benefits
A traineeship is an amazing opportunity to gain not only paid experience working in a highly sought after industry but to gain a nationally recognised qualification (Certificate III in Early Childhood Education & Care) with an award winning traineeship provider.
Other benefits include
• Regular visits from a dedicated MEGT Mentor
• Regular training from a specialist Workplace Delivery Trainer
• Dedicated study time whilst at work
• Free use of onsite gym and Aquatic Centre
• Great Reward and Recognition Program.
Requirements
Our ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, eager to learn and have a strong desire to work with children. Key requirements include
• A love for children and a desire to make childcare a long term career
• Strong work ethic
• Enthusiasm and lots of energy
• Experience working with children
• If successful you will need to obtain a Working With Children Check and Medical Check
• Must be able to commit to a 12 month traineeship
• Applicants must be 18 years of age or older (on commencement of employment
If you would like to find out more about this amazing opportunity or if you are ready to apply, simply hit apply and send your resume and cover letter to MEGT today.