CatholicCare  is an equal opportunity employer who employs staff who are committed and dedicated to people in need, regardless of the difficulties faced by those who access our services.

CatholicCare is a child-safe and child-friendly organisation. All staff must comply with our child-safe, child-friendly policies and Code of Conduct. The successful applicant will be required to comply with the relevant provisions of the Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012.

Child Care Worker

  • Outside School Hours Care
  • West Pymble P/T 29.5 hours Term Time
  • Are you passionate about working with children?

 Outside School Hours Care is a career which is both rewarding and fun with the opportunity to work in a creative way with school age children. CatholicCare is an experienced provider of high quality before and after school care and as a result we are significantly expanding our Outside School Hours Care Services across the Northern Beaches and North West Sydney.

We are currently seeking a highly motivated individual to work part time position in our Outside School Hours Care service, based at Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, West Pymble.

Hours are 7am – 9am & 2.30pm – 6.00pm each day – during the NSW Catholic School Term Times only, and two additional hours per week.

  Responsibilities include:

  •          Assisting in implementing programs for children aged 5 – 12 years in Before School Care, After School Care
  •          Ensuring that all policies and procedures are adhered to.
  •          Building relationships with children, their families and school staff.
  •          Assisting with day to day administration of the service.

As an established provider you will benefit from training and support to assist you in building your skills in this rapidly expanding sector.

If you have an interest or background in working with children and you would like to apply for this position please do so by downloading the below position description and instructions on how to apply. For further information call Rebecca Haynes on (02) 9481 2676 or 0437 650 313.

Closing date: 14 June 2015

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Pastoral Care Practioner - Wyong Hospital

Join our vibrant faith based agency providing innovative social care services to 20,000+ children, young people, individuals and families in Northern Metropolitan Sydney and on the Central Coast.  CatholicCare Diocese of Broken Bay is seeking a part time Pastoral Care Practitioner as part of the integrated model of Hospital Chaplaincy and Pastoral Care in the Diocese of Broken Bay. 

The integrated model of Hospital Chaplaincy and Pastoral Care in the Diocese of Broken Bay exists to meet the Sacramental, Pastoral, Spiritual and Social Care needs of Catholic patients in designated acute care hospitals within the Diocese. It has strong links to local parish communities through Diocesan Deaneries within CatholicCare.

 Responsibilities include:

  •  Engaging in a living relationship with the hospital patients, families and staff.
  • Respecting the intrinsic worth and dignity of each person.
  • Demonstrating awareness of the spiritual, pastoral, sacramental and emotional needs of patients, families and staff.
  • Offering spiritual, pastoral, sacramental support appropriate to age and stage of life journey and making the necessary referrals.

The key requirements for this role are:

  • Qualifications and/or experience in fields such as Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE), Pastoral Care, Spirituality or Theology.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of the structure and operation of the Catholic Church on a local, Australian and global level
  • Ability to lead Prayer and Liturgy in the Catholic Tradition
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to be compassionate yet maintain boundaries
  • Client service focus, integrity and a commitment to teamwork
  • Working with Children Check Clearance

   To apply please download the position description from our website and follow the instructions to apply.

For enquiries please contact  Peter Brown at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   or phone 0418 616 602 for a confidential discussion.

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 Closing date June 1 2015.



Waitara Family Day Care


  • Do you enjoy working with young children 0 - 5 years?
  • Work flexible hours from your own home?
  • Would you like to operate a small business?
  • Do you live in the Hornsby area?
  • Would you like to earn an income while still being at home with your own children?

Waitara Family Day Care is currently recruiting interested people to be part of a team of Educators providing high quality child care for children in a home environment. The support of the Family Day Care Coordination Unit ensures that Educators are resourced, trained and up-to-date with current child care practices.

Essential Criteria:

  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Physically fit – Medical required
  • Working with Children Clearance Check
  • National Criminal History Check
  • Willing to undertake Certificate III in Children's Services

Please Contact:

Maree Higginbotham
Waitara Family Centre

Tel. 9488 2402
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The Australian Government provides financial support for this Family Day Care Child Care Service under the Community Support Program

Disability Support Workers

  • Full Time, Part Time and Casual positions available
  • Attractive Salary Packaging Options available

Do you have experience in working with young people and/or people living with a disability?  Do you have a passion for enhancing/empowering others’ lives and bringing out the best in people? If you enjoy high levels of involvement with young people and their families then this could be the job for you! 

You will need a hands-on approach and be willing to work flexible hours including weekdays, weekends and evenings.  

We are looking for people who have Certificate 3 or 4 in Disabilities (or the willingness to obtain) to join our Disability Services Team.

Apply by contacting your local Family Centre: Brookvale Family Centre or Waitara Family Centre.