2019-02-20 10:39:55

Join the fkaCS Team!

Want to join the fkaCS team? We currently have three openings! See below.

 

Project Officer

Applications Close 08 February 2019

  • Hours: Part-time (hours negotiable)
  • Location: Collingwood, Victoria

The Project Officer will work under limited direction and is responsible for the design and implementation of fkaCS professional support projects. This role includes the development of efficient processes and procedures to ensure the professional development needs of the sector, service agreements and contracts are addressed.

You will have:

  • Demonstrated experience in managing multiple projects and initiatives in the Community sector.
  • A demonstrated commitment to a high professional ethical standards and a diverse workplace.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work with a broad range of people from a variety of backgrounds and experiences.
  • Ability to work autonomously, to exercise responsibility in order to meet deadlines.

Download the Position Description here.

Please email your updated resume and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria outlined in the position description to fkacs@fka.org.au using the subject line: Project Officer Application via fkaCS Website.

To discuss the role further contact Melodie Davies on 03 9428 4471.

 

Program Manager

Applications Close 08 February 2019

  • Hours: 38 hours per week (5 Days)
  • Location: Collingwood, Victoria

Reporting to the Executive Director and serving as a member of the leadership team, this position's primary responsibility is ensuring organisational effectiveness by providing leadership for the organisation's service delivery functions.

The Program Manager will work under limited direction and is responsible for the day-to-day management of fkaCS professional support programs. 

You will have:

  • Demonstrated leadership and vision in managing staff groups and major projects or initiatives.
  • Knowledge and experience in the design and development of professional support and learning programs.
  • A demonstrated commitment to high professional ethical standards and a diverse workplace.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work with a broad range of people from a variety of backgrounds and experiences.
  • Formal qualifications in Community Development or Early Childhood Education and Care.

Download the Position Description here.

Please email your updated resume and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria outlined in the position description to fkacs@fka.org.au using the subject line: Program Manager Application via fkaCS Website.

To discuss the role further contact Melodie Davies on 03 9428 4471.

 

Pedagogy and Practice Consultant

Applications Close 08 February 2019

  • Hours: 38 hours per week (5 Days)
  • Location: Collingwood, Victoria

Pedagogy and Practice Consultants work under limited direction and are responsible for the provision of professional support, advice and training to Early Childhood Education and Care services in Victoria. 

Support is underpinned by the principles of social justice and inclusive practice to ensure respectful curriculum design, quality practice and good governance. The Pedagogy and Practice Consultants role is to facilitate the link between quality early and middle childhood education and care, the National Quality Framework and approved learning frameworks, particularly regarding culturally responsive and respectful practice.

You will have:

  • A well-developed understanding of the National Quality Framework including approved learning frameworks, regulations, the assessment and rating system and their contribution to quality service provision.
  • Demonstrated understanding of the principles of community development and capacity building.
  • Comprehensive understanding of children’s additional language acquisition.
  • Understanding and application of action research models in the provision of support.
  • Ability to work under limited direction and to exercise management responsibility in order to meet deadlines.
  • Understanding and practical application of adult learning principles.
  • Formal qualifications in children’s education and care.
  • Experience at Coordinator, Director or Educational Leader level.

Download the Position Description here.

Please email your updated resume and cover letter addressing the key selection criteria outlined in the position description to fkacs@fka.org.au using the subject line: Pedagogy and Practice Consultant Application via fkaCS Website.

To discuss the role further contact Melodie Davies on 03 9428 4471.