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Roulla Contopoulos

Roulla Contopoulos

Administrative Officer

Working in the childcare environment has enabled me to learn about a different discipline beyond typical office duties. At Alpha, I've received encouragement and opportunities for training and development. It's just a great atmosphere to work in.

Administrative Officer

  • Cook & Educator - Casual

    We are seeking suitable applicants for Cook and Educator positions on a casual basis for our early childhood centre at ALPHA. Reporting to the Alpha Early Learning Centre Manager, you will be responsible for the day to day kitchen duties and preparation of meals for children, providing assistance and support to the centre staff in other room and undertake additional tasks in line with the overall position and as per the operational needs of the Centre.

     

    The successful applicant will have, amongst other attributes, relevant qualifications in food preparation (desirable any early childhood qualifications e.g. Certificate III in ECEC) and other food handling related qualifications, knowledge of the early childhood industry, demonstrated experience in early childhood and cooking for children. Proficiency in English is a requirement and an additional language is highly desirable with excellent written and oral skills and excellent time management skills.

    Mandatory:

    • Fully Covid-19 Vaccination status.
    • Certificate III in early childhood education and care.
    • Food Handling Certificate or an equivalent qualification.
    • Criminal History record check.
    • Working with children check.

    Benefits:

    • Competitive salary.
    • Supportive team environment.
    • Opportunities for capacity building.

    Remuneration according to qualifications & experience under the Children’s Services Award 2010.

     

    For position description, please email: [email protected] or contact Eddy Appasamy on 9388 9998 for further information.

     

    All applications addressed to the CEO

    7 Union Street Brunswick, 3056
    or via email:
    [email protected]

     

    Closing date: 31 March 2022

     

  • Cook - Part Time

    We are seeking a suitable applicant for a Cook position on a Part-Time basis, 3 days a week for our early childhood centre at ALPHA. Reporting to the Alpha Early Learning Centre Manager, you will be responsible for preparation of meals for the children. You may be required to undertake additional tasks in line with the overall position relating to Alpha Early Learning Centre.

     

    The successful applicant will have, amongst other attributes, relevant qualifications in food handling and preparation, knowledge of the early childhood industry, demonstrated experience in cooking for children. Proficiency in English is a requirement and an additional language is desirable but not mandatory, with excellent written and oral skills and excellent time management.

    Mandatory:

    • Fully Covid-19 Vaccination status.
    • Food Handling Certificate or an equivalent qualification.
    • Criminal History record check.
    • Working with children check.

    Benefits:

    • Competitive salary.
    • Potential for 5 days a week.
    • Supportive team environment.
    • Opportunities for capacity building and learning in the Early Childhood sector.

    Remuneration according to qualifications & experience under the Children’s Services Award 2010.

     

    For position description, please email: [email protected] or contact Eddy Appasamy on 9388 9998 for further information.

     

     

    All applications addressed to the CEO

    7 Union Street Brunswick, 3056
    or via email:
    [email protected]

     

    Closing date: 25 March 2022

  • Early Childhood Educator

                                               

    Alpha Early Learning Centre is a childcare centre in Richmond operated by PRONIA and licenced to 55 children a day. The centre provides a bilingual and multicultural program and draws children from the surrounding municipalities and throughout the Metropolitan area. Our philosophy is to deliver an inclusive program, promoting and celebrating diversity. Our educators are dedicated to the overall physical, emotional, social and intellectual growth and development of young children attending the centre and are committed to preparing them for their future life in a changing multicultural society.

    We are currently seeking suitable candidates for the Early Childhood Educator Position on a full-time permanent basis.

     

     What we offer:

    • Salary range between $23.67 and $26.66 per hour + super under the Children’s Services Award 2010
    • Supportive team environment.
    • Opportunities for capacity building and learning in the Early Childhood industry.

    Duties include among others:

    • Assist in the preparation, implementation and evaluation of developmentally appropriate programs for individual children or groups;
    • Record observations of individual children or groups for program planning purposes.
    • Under direction, work with individual children with particular needs;
    • Undertake and implement the requirements of quality assurance;
    • Ensure the maintenance of a healthy, safe and stimulating environment.
    • Ensure the Centre’s policies and procedures are adhered to;
    • Contribute positively to the development of children’s independence and self-esteem.

    To be suitable for this position you must have:

    • AQF Certificate III in Children’s Services or an equivalent qualification.
    • Understanding and appreciation of cultural diversity.
    • Proficiency in computer use.
    • Proficiency in English is a requirement and a second language is highly recommended.
    • Excellent written and oral skills.

    Mandatory:

    • Covid-19 Vaccination (triple vax)
    • Clear Criminal History record.
    • Working with children check and Child Protection Certificate.
    • Current First Aid and CPR certificate.
    • Asthma and Anaphylaxis Certificate  

    For more information, please email: [email protected] or contact Eddy Appasamy on 9388 9998.

     

    If you are innovative and passionate about children, we would love to hear from you. Please email your resume and cover letter to:

     

     

    The CEO

    7 Union Street Brunswick, 3056 at
    [email protected]

    Closing date: 31 May 2022