Job vacancy – Casual Childcare Assistant Coordinator

Aug 16, 2021

Rainbow Region Kids Childcare Assistant Coordinator (casual)

Northern Rivers Community Gateway is a not-for-profit, QIP accredited community organisation providing welfare and community capacity building services. We are a person-centred and values-driven organisation. Our services are aimed at alleviating disadvantage. We are committed to social justice and to the financial and social inclusion of every human being.

Our Rainbow Region Kids service provides accredited before and after school care and vacation care. Developed with the my time our place framework, it provides government-subsided childcare for school aged children.

We are now recruiting for the following role of Casual Childcare Assistant Coordinator. This role is required to work varying hours per week, with remuneration aligning to the Children Services Award 2010 Level 4. The role will work as part of a team within our children’s services, located at Alstonville, Casino, Kyogle, Lismore, Wollongbar, Ocean Shores and other sites within the Northern Rivers area. 

About the ideal person for this role

Our organisation is looking for suitable candidates who can align with our values

  • Vision
  • Commitment
  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Innovation

Key selection criteria

Qualification, knowledge, skills and experience required to perform the role

  1. Demonstrated supervision skills.
  2. Demonstrated experience communicating in a range of contexts.
  3. Knowledge and understanding of childhood development and programming for children.
  4. An understanding of the Education and Care Services national law and regulations.
  5. Demonstrated experience in implementing quality improvement through and evaluating routines.
  6. Ability to ability computing concepts.


  1. Diploma in Children’s Services ( or equivalent) and/or 3 years’ experience.
  2. First Aid Certificate or willingness to obtain.
  3. Child Protection Certificate or a willingness to obtain.

All applicants must undergo a national police record check, have a NSW Working With Children Check, a signed prohibition notice declaration for prospective staff members and provide copies of relevant qualifications.

For more information about this role or our application process, contact Helen Hall by emailing or by calling 0447 211 835.

Applications for this role close at 5pm, Monday 13 September 2021.


Link to Casual Childcare Assistant Coordinator position description Link to prohibition notice declaration

Visit our Work with us page to find out how to apply.

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Community Gateway is a registered charity and QIP accredited, assessed against the Quality Improvement Council Health and Community Services 7th Edition Standards.


We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the lands on which we work and meet, and offer our respect to their elders, past, present and future.

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