OSHC Service Leader - Lalor Park, NSW - The Sector

OSHC Service Leader – Lalor Park, NSW

June 13, 2022

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New South Wales

Company: Firefly HR
Position: OSHC Service Leader
Work Type: Full-Time
Location: Lalor Park
The Firefly HR Mission
  • To promote the Out of School Hours Care (OSHC) industry and encourage quality educators to the profession.
  • To connect educators and centres with ease, through permanent or temporary recruitment.
  • To provide guidance and support to the OSHC sector.


Worimi! – Hello (Darug)
We acknowledge the Darug tribe as the traditional custodians of Blacktown City.


The school is committed to providing quality education that promotes the uniqueness and achievement of each individual. The service is affiliated with the local public school who have a high support unit for children with additional needs. The Provider is a nurturing Not-For-Profit that encourages and supports professional development in your role, with lots of opportunity to grow within the company.


“Only where children gather is there any real chance of fun.”
— Mignon McLaughlin

More about this role:
– Permanent Full Time Position
– Combination of both Split Shift and Block Shifts
– Very supportive organisation who prioritises educator wellbeing.
– Supportive organisation with opportunities for professional development and career progression.
– This service has children who attend with additional needs and will require additional support and patience by the educators. You will be required to liaise with key stakeholders such as KU Inclusion services and the families.
– Above Award Rate! $75k – $85k depending on experience and qualifications.
– Manage the day-to-day operations of the Service.
– Spend some time on the floor engaging with the children and mentoring the educators.
– Develop and increase the knowledge of the current staff at the service through training and mentoring.
– Be surrounded by a team of passionate and lively educators who create an environment that nurtures children’s development and learning.
– Engage with parents and stakeholders, and create and maintain lasting and meaningful relationships.

More about this service:
– Small service: licenced for 60 children. – Approx. 35-45 Children attending ASC daily
– Service operating hours: 6.30am – 9am & 3pm – 6.30pm
– Service is on school grounds in a shared space and also picks up children from another local public school in the afternoons!
– Service has many outdoor spaces and facilities for the children to play!
– This service has children who attend with additional needs and will require additional support and patience by the educators.
– No Vacation Care at this service – you will be able to work at a near-by service in the school holidays.
– Close to public Transport

The benefits:
– Stability of shifts | Shifts all year round – not restricted by school holidays
– Enhancing your career progression and opportunity to network with like-minded individuals
– Competitive salary with salary packaging options (which can increase your take-home pay)
– Additional leave (option to purchase leave for a greater work/life balance)
– Comprehensive induction programs
– Regular training and professional development
– Opportunities for career development and progression
– Access to Educational Leaders who provide coaching and guidance to educator teams to ensure the very best for children
– Opportunities for networking and collaboration with other services
– A supportive team environment.

About you:
– You have a passion for working with children.
– You have high emotional intelligence and patience.
– You will be strong and adaptable.
– You have strong communication skills.
– You love to see children grow and develop in their own unique ways and gain joy from supporting this.
– You can think outside the box and come up with creative ideas for activities.
– You are open minded, confident, and flexible.
– You are open to ongoing professional development and ongoing quality improvement.
– You have demonstrated experience leading a team of educators.
– You possess the ability to mentor educators.
– You possess thorough knowledge and understanding of the National Quality Framework, National Quality Standards, My Time Our Place, and the National Laws and Regulations.
– You are willing to continually improve the service, and bring your knowledge and experience to A&R

– Required: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care, Certificate IV in School Age Education and Care, Diploma, or extensive and proven experience in a similar role at a similar sized service.
– Required: You possess a valid and current HLTAID012– ‘Provide an emergency first aid response in an education and care setting’ Certificate (or willingness to obtain).
– Required: You possess current CHCPRT001– ‘Identify and respond to children and young people at risk’ training (or willingness to obtain).
– Criminal History Check.
– Required: Valid and current NSW Paid Working with Children Check.
– Required: Ability to show proof of full COVID-19 vaccination status.

Child Safety:
Looking for an individual that understands, adheres, and promotes The National Principles for Child Safe Organisations. In your position, you will help to create a culture, adopt strategies, and take action to promote child wellbeing and prevent harm to children and young people.

Firefly HR- a small boutique organisation of professional and passionate educators and individuals who are driven to instill positive change in the OSHC and ECE sectors.


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