Job no: 492779
Work type: Casual
Categories: Aquatics and Leisure, Children’s Services, Sport & Recreation
Salary: $26.26 per hour plus casual loading
Are you looking for an exciting career in a place of limitless opportunity? The city of Penrith sits at the foot of the Blue Mountains, alongside the Nepean River, and is home to approximately 198,000 people. We employ approximately 1200 permanent, temporary and casual employees across a diverse range of fields and are committed to attracting and retaining the best people. We offer a diverse range of career paths with a strong commitment to training, education assistance, paid parental leave and flexible working arrangements.
Ripples provides a number of facilities including a gym, pools, and a hydrotherapy and rehabilitation centre to the residents of the Penrith Local Government Area. We are proud of our highly performing team who have won a number of recent state and national Austswim and Swim Australia awards.
This position is responsible for supporting the day-to-day operations of Crèche activities at Ripples Aquatic Centre’s, and is responsible for supervising Crèche activities to ensure the delivery of a safe and professional Child Care Service for our centre users.
- Experience in providing quality care in a Children’s Services environment or similar
- Current First Aid Certificate (including Provide First Aid, Provide Basic Emergency Life Support and Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)
- A valid NSW Working with Children Check
- Demonstrated commitment to corporate values of Penrith City Council
- Tertiary qualification in Children’s Services
- Asthma and Anaphylaxis Training
- Experience in working in a Leisure Centre Environment
This position has been identified as a Child-Related position under Child Protection laws in NSW. To be eligible to apply, you are required to provide Council with a valid Working with Children Check Number.
You may also be required to undertake background checks, as relevant to the position you have applied for.
Commencing Salary: $26.26 per hour (plus 25% casual loading where applicable)
To view the position description and submit your application, please use the link below.
Intending applications are required to submit a cover letter and resume before the closing date.
Applicants who do not meet the essential criteria will not be considered.
For information about the recruitment process, please contact Sarah Coleman, Recruitment Specialist on 4732 7813.
Council practices EEO and WHS principles.
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Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time
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