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.

Trainee Child Care Worker

  • Waitara Early Learning & Care Centre
  • Fulltime – 1 Year
  • Earn $ and experience while you gain your child care qualification

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. The Waitara Early Learning and Care Centre provides high quality child care and education to children in a 67 place long day care centre.


  • Assist and support the Early Learning and Care Centre team in providing high quality care and education for children aged 0-5 years of age.

The requirements for this role are:

  • Flexibility
  • Must hold a valid Working with Children Check clearance.
  • Commitment to studying and completing the Certificate III in Children’s Services within 12 months.
  • Must be over 18 years of age

Please download the full position description and follow the instructions to apply. For enquiries contact Simone Weingaertner on (02) 9488 2400. 

 Closing Date: 10 April 2015

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pdfHow to Apply160.95 KB

pdfPersonal_Information_Collection_Notice_-_Employment_2014.pdf175.81 KB

Child Care Worker OSHC West Pymble

  •  27.5 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.

  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 position description and instructions on how to apply. For further information call Rebecca Haynes on (02) 9481 2676 or 0437 650 313.

Closing Date: 1 April 2015

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pdfInstructions to Apply247.26 KB

pdfPersonal_Information_Collection_Notice_-_Employment_2014.pdf175.81 KB

Activity Support Partner

CatholicCare Diocese of Broken Bay delivers a comprehensive range of integrated welfare services to the community.  We need compassionate and committed people with lots of enthusiasm to work in our Disability Day Programs in the position of Activity Support Partner based at Waitara. If you meet the following criteria, we look forward to hearing from you:

Essential knowledge and skills required:

  • Experience supporting people with disabilities, preferably with a range of support needs and disabilities and the ability to negotiate with people with disabilities and their families;
  • Good communication, problem solving and time management skills;
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team;
  • Ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks;
  • Hold a current, valid, Australian Driver’s Licence,
  • Understanding of and commitment to the Disability Services Act and the Disability Services Standard.

 To apply, please download the Position Description and letter of instruction.

 For enquiries contact Sue Ayers, Area Coordinator on (02) 9473 7221.

 Closing date: 29 March 2015

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pdfInstructions to Apply160.36 KB

pdfPersonal_Information_Collection_Notice_-_Employment_2014.pdf175.81 KB


Activity Support Partner

  • Flexible Part time opportunities
  • Brookvale Location

Join our growing, vibrant, faith based agency providing innovative social care services to 20,000 children, young people, individuals and families in Northern Metropolitan Sydney and the NSW Central Coast. CatholicCare Disability Futures is currently undergoing an exciting period of change which involves moving to a new service model to better enable growth and respond to participant needs.

The role of Activity Support Partner reports to the Area Coordinator and delivers person-centred activities to participants.

The key requirements for this role include:

  •          Experience or willingness to work with children and/or adults with a disability.
  •          Demonstrated customer service focus and ability to deal with individual needs of each participant.
  •          Hold a current, valid, Australian Driver’s Licence, and access to a comprehensively insured vehicle.
  •          Hold a current First Aid Certificate or willingness to obtain in the first three months.
  •          Ability to build positive relationships with clients and families.
  •          Knowledge of and ability to enact Disability Services Standards, Disability Services Act 2014, and Community Care Common Standards.

 Please download full position description for further role responsibilities and key requirements, and folow the instructions to apply for this role.  For enquiries contact Cate Archibald on (02) 8968 5100.

 Closing Date: 3 April 2015

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pdfInstructions to apply160.36 KB

pdfPersonal_Information_Collection_Notice_-_Employment_2014.pdf175.81 KB

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

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