|Posting||Educator – Diploma|
|Job Employer||Goodstart Early Learning|
|Location||Childcare & Outside School Hours Care|
|Salary||$26 – $27.00+ Super + Benefits|
|Job posted||May 29, 2022|
|Job Sector||Childcare & Outside School Hours Care|
Goodstart is Australia’s largest early learning provider. As a not-for-profit social enterprise, we exist purely to improve the lives of Australia’s children and their families. Our people are our foundation, together we are working to ensure children have the learning, development and wellbeing outcomes they need for school and life.
Role: Educator – Diploma
Location: Brisbane Street
Centre: Goodstart Tamworth,
Employment Type: Part-Time Fixed Term (30 Hours )
Are you an Educator who is passionate about helping children to have the best possible start in life? Do you want to work for an organization that offers genuine career opportunities to help you succeed?
At Goodstart, we’re all about laying the foundation for better lives through amazing early learning experiences, and we know that we can’t do that without great people!
From our centre directors to centre teams, we work together to make a real difference for children in those crucial early years.
Safety, health and wellbeing are more than just words to us, they are a personal commitment and a promise we make to our children, our families and each other every day.
We’re Goodstart – a not-for-profit with a vision for Australia’s children to have the best possible start in life.
As an Educator at Goodstart Tamworth, your responsibilities include leading and mentoring your room team to develop and deliver high-quality and inclusive play-based educational programs aligning with the Early Years Learning Framework and National Quality Standards. Working alongside our friendly and supportive Centre Leadership Team you observe, review and continuously improve the educational programs on offer to children ensuring the best outcomes.
You’ll help achieve this by
Supporting and mentoring the team of Assistant Educators within the room
- Building interactive and stimulating programs for the children
- Overseeing Children’s development and learning
Why choose Goodstart?
There are so many reasons to join the Goodstart family.
- Better pay – at least 3% above the award rate, increasing to 5% by 2024
- Paid professional development
- Wellbeing focus – two extra days off per year
- Additional leave – Option to purchase extra leave
- 4 weeks paid parental leave – increasing to 6 weeks from December 2023
- Retail discounts – you’ll save money on insurance, travel and technology
- Childcare discounts – 50% discount off your childcare gap fees
If you have previous experience as a Senior Educator or can demonstrate strong leadership skills and you have a willingness to learn and provide quality learning experience coupled with a Diploma in Early Childhood Education or ACECQA approved equivalent, then we want to meet you!
How to apply
Click ‘Apply Now’ and submit your application. We review applications as they are submitted. We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible for your best chance to progress to the next stage of the process.
Supporting our people and protecting our children
We are an equal opportunity employer that is proud of our inclusive and diverse work environment. We support and encourage individual growth and strong teams that are made up of many different cultures and backgrounds.
We are deeply committed to Reconciliation and creating an environment where Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People feel connected and a strong sense of belonging. By weaving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives through all that we do, we aim to build knowledge and a deeper understanding of our First Nations People and culture for all in our team.