Creche Attendant - Casual Pool (#063)

$36.35 - $36.84 hourly
  • East Pilbara Shire Council
  • Newman WA, Australia
  • 03 Aug, 2022
Casual/Seasonal/Maternity Administrative, Clerical and Office Support Medical, Health, and Social Work

Job Description

Jump into this fantastic opportunity!

Casual Pool – Newman residents encouraged to apply

The progressive Shire of East Pilbara, the largest local Government Authority in Western Australia, servicing the town sites of Newman, Marble Bar, Nullagine and local communities, is offering an exciting opportunity to work for a visionary Chief Executive Officer.

Join the journey to creating the incredible as our Crèche Attendant (Casual).  In this position, you will assist in the day to day operations of the crèche services, whilst ensuring the health, safety and wellbeing of the children in care. Ensure the safety and wellbeing of children and patrons at Newman Recreation Centre through exceptional customer service and adhering to policies and guidelines.

You will have:

  • Current Senior First Aid Certificate
  • Current Working with Children Check
  • Demonstrated experience in the supervision of children
  • Developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • An understanding of practices and procedures relevant to childcare
  • Self-management, time management and organisational skills

Remuneration and Benefits:

  • Hourly rate between $36.35 and $36.84 (adult rate) inclusive of 25% casual loading – review currently underway
  • Eligibility for Long Service Leave
  • Discount on gym, recreation and aquatic centre memberships

Make this role your own in the heart of the Pilbara where the extraordinary happens. Join a Team working with passion and purpose aimed at proactively achieving the Shire’s Vision and Objectives while living its values of Leadership with HEART - HonestyExcellence, Accountability, Respect and Teamwork. 

Business Unit Recreation & Events
Employment status Casual

Contact Information

For enquiries relating to the application or recruitment process, please contact: People and Culture Business Partner on (08) 9175 8000 or  

For role specific enquiries, please contact: Telia Bilich – Crèche Supervisor by telephone on: (08) 9177 8075.

How to Apply

Please submit a current Resume and Cover Letter addressing the Essential Criteria in up to three pages via our website: where the Application Package along with the Position Description can also be downloaded.  If you are unable to apply via our website, please submit your application by emailing

Applications close at 4:00 pm, Tuesday 27 December 2022, however the Shire reserves the right to appoint the right applicant to this position prior to the closing date - Canvassing of Councillors or Selection Panel Members will disqualify

Job Closing Date

27 Dec, 2022