• Part Time

Website One Tree Community Services Inc

About this Job

Position: Mentor
Status: Permanent Part-time (22.8 hours per week – Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday)
Hourly rate: $43.52 – $45.7 per hour (inclusive of all allowances/loadings) plus super
Centre name: One Tree Derby Children’s Service
Location: Derby, WA 6728

One Tree is a national not for profit offering early childhood education, out of school hours care, community services, registered early childhood training, and professional support. Our remote services are in some of Australia’s most hard to reach underserviced locations. It takes a special kind of person to work in these services, the kind of person who wants to make a difference.

Under the shade of boab trees sits One Tree Derby Children’s Service in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. This service is very connected to the Derby community and school, taking part in local festivals and providing a school readiness program in the final term. You’ll join a service that offers a nursery, toddlers, and kindy room. Along with out of school hours care and vacation care.

On offer to you

  • Above award salary
  • 4 weeks annual leave plus 2 weeks off over the festive season (pro-rata)
  • Car provided
  • Mobile + phone
  • Subsidised childcare
  • Salary packaging
  • Mentoring and access to our Employee Assistance Program
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Rewards for every year you spend at One Tree. Including extra sick leave, extra annual leave, Qantas frequent flyer points and more.
  • Online inductions and PD sessions

This position

  • Provide support services for trainees at One Tree services through the Pathways Mentor Program
  • Increase trainee’s numbers in the Early Childhood Education and Care sector, in town, making it easier for local people to work there
  • Being honest, patient, and good at listening when supporting trainees complete their training
  • Assist to increase completion rates of trainee qualifications in the local workforce
  • Be an enthusiastic role model to help provide a culturally safe workplace
  • Assist to meet the outcomes and deliverables as set out in the Pathways Project Plan.

About you

  • Be eligible to work in Australia
  • Have a current working with children check
  • Hold a current Driver’s license
  • Experience working in a similar role with a passion for mentoring
  • Strong local knowledge and understanding of the local workforce need
  • Display high level of cultural intelligence
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to connect with others and support goal development and growth
  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Well-developed time management skills
  • Commitment to continuous improvement and developing efficiencies in service delivery
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve and reflect
  • Approachable, sensitive and a can do attitude
  • Passion for working alongside community to support better outcomes for children and families
  • Ability to work within a budget
  • Understanding of and commitment to One Tree’s mission, values, and code of ethics

What you need to do

  • Update your resume and write a cover letter addressing your suitability for the position
  • Click on the “Apply” button
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For more information or to request a copy of the position description, call or email us on (08) 6250 4103 or recruitment@onetree.org.au

 

One Tree, the place to be
To view our website, visit: www.onetree.org.au

 

One Tree Community Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer supporting diversity in the workplace and Indigenous applicants are encouraged to apply.

To apply for this job please visit www.seek.com.au.