Kooka Kids Club Creche AssistantWorking with families in the local community

Supporting childcare at Shoalhaven Defence Families (SDFA) -Kookaburra Retreat – Kooka Kids Club, whilst parents participate in activities – fitness, craft, training – at Kookaburra Retreat with the peace of mind that their child is only next door, being cared for by qualified Nannies.

The job of Kids Club Assistant is setting up interest based learning experiences, preparing and clearing away resources; serving lunch; assisting in maintaining a clean and safe learning environment for children and assisting the Co-Ordinator in the supervision of children.

Summary of Role

Start Date: Pre-booked and On Call Casual 1 – 3 x Days a week
Hours and Days:

Monday 9.30am to 12.30pm 3 hours
Thursday 9.30am to 12.30pm 3 hours
Friday 9.30am to 12.30pm 3 hours

** School Holiday Sessions **
2 days 9.15am to 1.45pm 1st July 2021 and 9th July 2021

Employed by the Agency
Hourly Rate: $26.50 per hour + Super
Employed by South Coast Nannies according to the Miscellaneous Award 2020 MA000104

School Term 3 From Monday 12 July 2021 to Friday 17 September 2021 (10 Weeks)
School Term 4 From Tuesday 5 October 2021 to Friday 17 December 2021 (10 ½ weeks)

Key Duties, Accountabilities And Responsibilities

Ensure the overall safety and well-being of the children.
Provide a caring, stimulating environment for the children.
Maintain a high standard of hygiene on the premises.
Keep parents up to date on their child’s progress.

Ensure that the room is prepared and set out in readiness for the day.
Provide and take part in all activities.
Keep strictly confidential any personal information regarding the children, their families or others.
Any other duties deemed reasonable.

Essential Criteria

Qualifications and Experience
Experience working in a Childcare Centre
Studying or completed Certificate III in Children’s Services or Diploma of Children’s Services (Centre Based Care)
Working with Children Check (NSW)
Current First Aid Certificate / CPR
Asthma and Anaphylaxis certificates (preferable)

Personal Attributes
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to build a rapport with parents and children.


Kooka Kids Club does NOT come under the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) however we implement some of these standards for the learning, development and care of children in our care.


Ability to follow instructions and/or work on own initiative, as necessary.
Ability to communicate effectively with parents, carers and other professionals.
Ability to implement high health and safety standards.
Ability to work effectively as part of a team and create a healthy team environment.
Ability to respect and maintain open communication with colleagues.
Ability to establish positive relationships with children.
Ability to create a safe supportive and informative environment for families.

How to apply:

To apply, please submit your application below or email to office@southcoastnannies.com.au

Applications Open:
Applications Close:

Proposed Interview date: 15th June 2021

Apply Online

    These Questions and files can also be emailed directly to office@southcoastnannies.com.au
  • We are ideally looking for people that are passionate about working in the early childhood sector, interested in child development and building stronger community by working with families.

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