HIPPY Home Tutor

HIPPY Home Tutor

Murray Bridge

$34.26 per hour

Casual Position

ac.care is seeking a HIPPY (Home Interaction Program for Parents and Youngster) Tutor to provide an early childhood enrichment and parenting program for children and parents that runs over a two year period.

As part of this you will:

  • Help foster a love of learning in children
  • Promote cognitive and social development and enhance school readiness
  • Develop a relationship with families supporting the development of new skills and confidence as their child’s first teacher
  • Help prepare the child for a successful start in the school setting
  • Assist coordinator and team with planning and direction of program
  • Promote positive relationships with parents, family and community through positive support and encouragement
  • Record progress of work by keeping effective records as required by the program and funding requirements


  • $34.26 per hour
  • Casual position
  • 10% employer contribution to superannuation

 Qualifications, Experience and Attributes:

  • Demonstrated ability to develop strong relationships with Aboriginal peoples, their families and communities
  • Experience working with Aboriginal families and children, and/or lived experience
  • A belief that every person has the right to make their choices and to be treated with respect and dignity
  • Highly developed communication skills listening, verbal and written
  • A sound understanding of complex social issues affecting families and their impact on individuals and communities
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, with empathy and sensitivity promoting cultural diversity
  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing learning
  • Ability to use a range of software packages, including MS Office suite.

How to apply:

You may apply through SEEK, or email careers@accare.org.au

In support of your application please:

  • Subject line:  Your Name:  [HHT – MB]
  • A cover letter outlining your reasons for applying and addressing the essential qualifications and experience relating to the position description.
  • Include a current CV/Resumewith contact details for two (2) referees, one (1) of whom is/was a direct line manager.

For further information please call Rob Wright on 08 8580 5323.

8% of ac.care staff are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and growing – be part of the growth and apply now.

Applications close 23 August 2020.

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