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Role: Senior Educator 

Location:  Albury

Centre:  Goodstart Thurgoona

Employment Type:  Full-Time 

$30.36- $33.85 Per Hour + Super + Benefits 

 

Are you a Senior Educator who is passionate about helping children to have the best possible start in life? Do you want to work for an organisation that offers genuine career opportunities to help you succeed?

 

We’re Goodstart

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.  

 

Your Impact  

 

As a Senior Educator at Goodstart Thurgoona, 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.


About Our Centre

 
Goodstart Early Learning Thurgoona is a family orientated centre.

Working inclusively ensures children belong. When children belong, they thrive.

 

  • Key Educator Approach
  • Community Engagements
  • Friendly long standing team of educators
  • High Occupancy Centre with a Diverse Team
  • 90 place centre, from Nursery to Preschool
  • Located in a residential area, close to local schools shops and transport routes.
  • All of our rooms are set up in line with an Early Years Learning Framework, with sensory and play based learning opportunities.
  • Beautiful outdoor play area with a balance of natural and manmade elements
  • Dedicated arts and crafts room, sandpits bike paths and lots more

 

 

 

You’ll help achieve this by  

 

  • Holding a Diploma in Early Childhood (ACECQA recognised qualification)
  • Displaying a Strong knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework and National Quality Standards
  • Demonstrating exceptional knowledge of safety and wellbeing
  • Being a passionate Educator who is driven by a desire to provide quality learning experiences
  • Willingness to learn and be a part of the team
  • Maintaining strong communication skills, being reliable and punctual
  • Having experience and knowledge in Inclusion Support

 

 

Why choose Goodstart?

💰Better pay - you’ll get at least 4% above the award rate, increasing to 5% by 2023

​​📚We’ll help you thrive with paid professional development - we offer a range of opportunities and resources to grow your skills and your career

💆🏽Wellbeing focus - you’ll get two extra days off per year. And our dedicated wellbeing program will ensure you get the support you need, when you need it most

✈️Leave when you need it the most - you’ll have the option to purchase extra leave for even greater work life balance

👨👧👦 ​​4 weeks paid parental leave – increasing to 6 weeks from December 2023

🎁Retail and childcare discounts - you’ll save money on insurance, travel and technology, and get 50% discount off your childcare gap fees

🤗Be part of a supportive team who will assist you to grow and develop in your role

And one more thing:

We’re an equal opportunity employer that is proud of our inclusive and diverse work environment. We know that Goodstarters from diverse cultures, backgrounds and experiences strengthen our teams and help us grow. We’re also deeply committed to Reconciliation and creating an environment where Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People feel a strong sense of belonging and connection.

 

Safety is our priority and we will take any action necessary to ensure that all children can feel safe and be safe, and are safeguarded from abuse, neglect and harm.

 

Join our team of Educators today! Apply now.

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. 

Posting Notes: ALBURY || NSW || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time


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