• Maximum Term, Part Time - Until June 2022
  • Monday and Friday @ 5 hours per day
  • Bingara Gorge Community Preschool

Big Fat Smile is a values-led organisation. Its vision is that we enrich the lives and minds of children and families in their community. Our values are Inclusion, Integrity, Safety, Child-centric, Collaboration and Leadership.

We are a not for profit, community owned, non government organisation which provides high quality care and education for children, national and state wide inclusion services as part of a National Consortia and operate many community based services to children and families. These include post natal depression groups, transition to school and supported playgroups.

Big Fat Smile is a child safe organisation, committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of children entrusted to our care. We demonstrate this commitment through embedding of the Child Safe Standards in culture, policies, procedures and practice. Big Fat smile has a zero tolerance for child abuse and harm and all allegations and safety concerns will be treated seriously and acted upon.

Selection Criteria:

  • Certificate IV (OSHC), Certificate III or Diploma in Early Childhood Education & Care or relevant tertiary studies is desirable
  • Certified Supervisor or ability to meet requirements of Certified Supervisor
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively with children and families
  • Ability to work harmoniously within a team environment
  • Capacity to contribute actively to the efficient and effective operation/development of a high quality outside school hours care service
  • Demonstrated commitment to workplace health and safety, an inclusive curriculum, child protection and the Quality Improvement and Accreditation System
  • Previous experience providing support to children with additional needs is desirable
  • Must be available during NSW School Holidays
  • A good level of physical fitness