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Manager Parks and Gardens

Five-year fixed term contract | Attractive remuneration package

Reporting to the General Manager City Services, this senior position leads the delivery of parks maintenance services in the City.  With an emphasis on customer service, cost effectiveness, safety and continuous improvement, the Manager ensures the success of the Parks and Gardens unit in meeting Council and community priorities and objectives.

You will have extensive experience in and knowledge of horticultural management and parks administration. Your team building capacity has ensured your previous success in leading a large, effective workforce. You have excellent knowledge of associated legislation and codes, and the ability to develop positive relationships with key stakeholders. A strong customer focus is essential.

Applicants must address the Selection Criteria.

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Enquiries:
William Tieppo | (03) 5272 4902 | wtieppo@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
05 June 2015, 05:00 PM
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Early Childhood Educator - Occasional Care Grovedale (Diploma)

Temporary Part Time | $55,876 (pro-rata), plus super

Our Grovedale Centre is looking for an experienced early childhood professional to work approximately 30 hours per fortnight in our new occasional care service. You will work with a team of educators and allied professionals to plan and provide a safe, caring and educational environment for children.

Candidates will have a Diploma in Children’s Services or equivalent, current Level 2 First Aid and anaphylaxis accreditations, and a current Working with Children Check. You are reliable, non-judgmental and empathetic. Experience in a childcare or preschool setting, plus an understanding of the benefits of an integrated children’s centre will be highly regarded.

This is a temporary position for approximately 12 months.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria.

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Enquiries:
Felice Weight | 5272 6666 | fweight@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
12 June 2015, 05:00 PM
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Early Childhood Educator - Occasional Care Grovedale (Certificate III)

Temporary Part Time | $51,705 (pro-rata), plus super

Our Grovedale Centre is looking for an enthusiastic individual to work approximately 40 hours per fortnight in our new occasional care service. You will work with a team of educators and allied professionals to provide a safe, caring and educational environment for children.

Candidates will have a Certificate III in Children’s Services or equivalent, current Level 2 First Aid and anaphylaxis accreditations, and a current Working with Children Check. Previous experience in a childcare centre will be highly regarded.

This is a temporary position for approximately 12 months.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria.

Job description:
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Enquiries:
Felice Weight | 5272 6666 | fweight@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
12 June 2015, 05:00 PM
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Early Childhood Educator - Occasional Care Barwon Heads (Diploma)

Temporary Part Time | $55,876 (pro-rata), plus super

Our Barwon Heads Centre is looking for an experienced early childhood professional to work approximately 64 hours per fortnight in our new occasional care service. You will work with a team of educators and allied professionals to plan and provide a safe, caring and educational environment for children.

Candidates will have a Diploma in Children’s Services or equivalent, current Level 2 First Aid and anaphylaxis accreditations, and a current Working with Children Check. You are reliable, non-judgmental and empathetic. Experience in a childcare or preschool setting, plus an understanding of the benefits of an integrated children’s centre will be highly regarded.

This is a temporary position for approximately 12 months.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria.

Job description:
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Enquiries:
Marlies Spendier | 5272 5999 | mspendier@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
12 June 2015, 05:00 PM
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Early Childhood Educators - Occasional Care Barwon Heads (Certificate III)

Temporary Part Time | $51,705 (pro-rata), plus super

Our Barwon Heads Centre is looking for enthusiastic individuals to work in our new occasional care service. You will work with a team of educators and allied professionals to provide a safe, caring and educational environment for children.

Candidates will have a Certificate III in Children’s Services or equivalent, current Level 2 First Aid and anaphylaxis accreditations, and a current Working with Children Check. Previous experience in a childcare centre will be highly regarded.

These are temporary positions for approximately 12 months.

There are two positions available, working 34 and 50 hours per fortnight respectively.  Please indicate in your cover letter if you have a preference for either position.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria.

Job description:
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Enquiries:
Marlies Spendier | 5272 5999 | mspendier@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
12 June 2015, 05:00 PM
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Early Childhood Educator - Occasional Care Norlane (Diploma)

Temporary Part Time | $55,876 (pro-rata), plus super

Our Norlane Centre is looking for an experienced early childhood professional to work approximately 66 hours per fortnight in our new occasional care service. You will work with a team of educators and allied professionals to plan and provide a safe, caring and educational environment for children.

Candidates will have a Diploma in Children’s Services or equivalent, current Level 2 First Aid and anaphylaxis accreditations, and a current Working with Children Check. You are reliable, non-judgmental and empathetic. Experience in a childcare or preschool setting, plus an understanding of the benefits of an integrated children’s centre will be highly regarded.

This is a temporary position for approximately 12 months.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria.

Job description:
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Enquiries:
Sue Down | (03) 5272 4444 | sdown@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
12 June 2015, 05:00 PM
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Early Childhood Educator - Occasional Care Norlane (Certificate III)

Temporary Part Time | $51,705 (pro-rata), plus super

Our Norlane Centre is looking for an enthusiastic individual to work approximately 60 hours per fortnight in our new occasional care service. You will work with a team of educators and allied professionals to provide a safe, caring and educational environment for children.

Candidates will have a Certificate III in Children’s Services or equivalent, current Level 2 First Aid and anaphylaxis accreditations, and a current Working with Children Check. Previous experience in a childcare centre will be highly regarded.

This is a temporary position for approximately 12 months.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria.

Job description:
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Enquiries:
Sue Down | (03) 5272 4444 | sdown@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
12 June 2015, 05:00 PM
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Cook - Drysdale

Permanent Part Time | $25.20 per hour

Our new Cook at our Drysdale City Learning and Care Centre will be someone who loves both cooking and children.

With responsibility for planning, preparing and serving a range of age appropriate and nutritious meals, you have a proven track record of creating delicious and healthy meals. You have a Food Handlers certificate, knowledge of food safety legislation, and a current Working with Children Check.

This is a part time position working approximately 28 hours per fortnight.

Job description:
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Enquiries:
Kylie Sandilands | (03) 5272 4791 | ksandilands@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
12 June 2015, 05:00 PM
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Cook - Ocean Grove

Temporary Full Time | $49,806 to $51,078, plus super

If you love cooking and children, then we have the perfect career move for you.

Our Boorai Ocean Grove Integrated Children’s Centre is looking for a passionate “foodie” to plan, prepare and serve a range of age appropriate and nutritious meals.

With children as your main food critics, you will have a Food Handlers certificate, knowledge of food safety legislation, and a demonstrated ability to create delicious and healthy meals. A current Working with Children Check is also required.

This is a temporary maternity leave replacement position for approximately 12 months.

Job description:
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Enquiries:
Jen Bond | (03) 5272 4999 | jbond@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
05 June 2015, 05:00 PM
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