Employment Opportunities

Join our amazing team!

Melbourne Sports Institute is dedicated to providing care for primary school-aged children in a friendly, stimulating, and safe environment that is sensitive to cultural diversity and welcoming to all families. Our programmes’ methods and procedures are designed in collaboration with educators, management, children, and families, with the goal of supporting the learning, growth, and development of all children in our care.

We believe that every child has their own unique set of interests, capabilities, and abilities. We recognise that children are capable and active participants in their own learning. Our activities, which provide flexible indoor and outdoor experiences, assist to support and foster growth that caters to participants various needs.

Melbourne Sports Institute is currently seeking passionate and dedicated individuals to join our amazing team for the school holiday period.

Melbourne Sports Institute values the diversity of its educators and encourages their professional growth and training, understanding that this investment will benefit the children in their care in the long run.

About you:

As an early childhood teacher or educator, you should be able to demonstrate sound pedagogical knowledge, strong written & oral communication skills and the ability to develop respectful relationships with children, families, the community and engage educators being a positive, inclusive leader and team member.

You will have:

Availability to work throughout the school holiday periods
Appropriate qualification as recognised by ACECQA (Bachelor / Diploma or Cert III)
Proven understanding and working knowledge of the national quality framework, EYLF, VEYLDF and National Standards
Ability to work successfully with a wide range of families and early childhood professionals.
Demonstrated experience in a similar role
Sound understanding of the Education and Care Services National Law and the Education and Care Services National Regulations

Required credentials:

Certificate III in Children’s Services
Diploma of Children’s services
First Aid Certificate including CPR, Asthma and Anaphylaxis training.
A current Victorian Working with Children Check

To be eligible, you must hold at least one of the qualifications listed below or be actively working towards completing one of the following:

Bachelor Of: Applied Science, Physical Education, Arts, Youth Work, Exercise Sport Science

Post-Secondary Qualification in the Fields of: Allied Health, including but not limited to audiology, speech pathology, occupational therapy, psychology, social work, physiotherapy, dietetics and specialist therapies such as music and movement.

Diploma Of: Community Welfare Work, Community Service, Education Support, School Age Education and Care, Out of School Hours Care, Early Childhood Education and Care, Children’s Service (Outside of School Hours Care)

Certificate: Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care, Certificate III in Education, Certificate III/IV of/in Education Support, Certificate IV in Children’s Services (Outside School Hours Care), Certificate IV in Community Services, Certificate IV in Out of School Hours Care, Certificate IV in School Age Education and Care, Certificate lll in Education Support, Certificate IV in Youth Work, lV in Education Support, Associate Diploma in Arts- Fitness, Recreation or Leadership.

It is a VIC Health directive that: All Early Childhood workers are required to have had first dose or have a booking to receive their first COVID19 Vaccinate dose by 25 October and both doses required by 15 December 2021, unless a medical exemption applies.

How to apply:

Please email us at employment@msisport.com.au with a detailed cover letter and CV outlining your relevant experience.