Casual Educators

Big Fat Smile is currently looking for experienced, energetic and exceptional Educators to join the team on a Casual basis as a Fun Club (OSHC) Educator.

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

What you’ll do

Our educators play an integral role in the delivery of high-quality recreation programs and care to all Children. To be successful, you will need great communication skills, understanding of children and the ability to work positively as part of a team, as well as the availability to work morning and afternoon shifts.

Previous experience working with school aged children in environments such as sporting, music, dance, creative arts, summer camps and scouts / guides is highly regarded.

Selection Criteria

  • Demonstrated experience working with children
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to work positively within a team environment
  • A good level of physical fitness
  • Understanding of workplace health and safety and the National Quality Framework
  • Must be available during NSW School Holidays
  • Current paid NSW Working with Children Check (or willing to obtain at own cost)
  • Current First Aid and CPR certification (or willing to obtain at own cost)
  • Identify and Respond to Children at Risk certificate (desirable)
  • Certificate IV (OSHC) or Certificate III (Early Childhood Education & Care)(desirable)

Your Application

  • A cover letter, addressing the ‘what you will need' and your availability for casual shifts
  • A current resume
  • A copy of your Working with Children Check and any relevant qualifications

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.