Children’s Worker – Supported Playgroup

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Sydney - South West and M5 Corridor
May 2, 2024

About the role 

This is a part-time fixed term contract until December 2024 approx. 14 hours per week – Thursday’s and Friday’s – located in Cabramatta NSW.

About the opportunity

Uniting is seeking an experienced Children’s Worker to join our team in Cabramatta NSW. This position is supporting a school readiness playgroup and will work with families to support children’s transition into formal learning. As a Children’s Worker for our Supported Playgroup – School Readiness Program, you’ll collaborate with our dedicated team at the Cabramatta Multicultural Family Centre. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Creating developmentally appropriate activities for children and families.
  • Facilitating engaging group sessions and assisting with setup and cleanup.
  • Supporting children’s transition to formal schooling.
  • Conducting child assessments and referrals.
  • Collaborating with parents and caregivers.

Your Qualifications & Experience

  • Certificate III or Diploma in Early Childhood Education or equivalent.
  • 2+ years of experience working with young children.
  • First Aid Certificate (or willingness to obtain).
  • Ability to communicate effectively and respectfully with diverse groups.
  • Organisational skills and a proactive, can-do attitude.
  • Driver’s license and reliability.
  • Current NSW WWCC

Benefits and culture

Working to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice brings its own rewards, but there’s more.

  • Welcoming you exactly as you are
  • Salary of $32.70 per hour base
  • Access to generous salary packaging options
  • Wellbeing programs – fitness passport
  • Access to Uniting’s URewards program
  • Career development opportunities
  • Amazing workplace culture 

Should you have any questions, please contact Belinda Condon from Uniting’s Talent Acquisition Team at

Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks, which include National Police Checks, Working with Children Checks and Reference Checks.  

Closing date: 11:55pm, Thursday 2nd May 2024  


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May 2, 2024

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