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Educational Leader

Date: 04-Sep-2021

Location: BENTLEIGH EAST, MELBOURNE, VIC, AU, 3165

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Role: Educational Leader

Location:  Bentleigh East

Centre:  South Road, Bentleigh East

Employment Type:  Full-Time 

 

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 the Educational Leader at Goodstart Bentleigh East, South Road, You will work alongside the Educators within your centre to observe practice, review and continuously improve educational programs on offer to children.You will develop the educator teams understanding of child development and other relevant early years content knowledge, as well as support the application and use of the Early Years Learning Framework or an approved learning framework. 

 

In this role you will workwithin the centre leadership team (CLT), lead change, and championpracticeupliftand excellence.   

 

About our centre:

  • Permanent, full-time position, 38 hours per week
  • 60 place centre, leading the 16 place, 3-4 year room/ Ed Leader Position
  • Key Educator and are eager to implement Bush Kinder within this room
  • Centre have recently undergone execiting internal and external upgrades! 
  • Weekly Incursions (e.g. Music & Movement, Sports Program etc.) and Fortnightly Excursions (e.g. Local Businesses, School & VET visits etc.) that occur
  • Indoor/Outdoor program run throughout the year within their large outdoor space
  • Centre are highly engaged with families and community
  • Passionate and experienced Centre Director has been with Goodstart for 9+ years

 

The benefits:

  • Ensuring you are set up for success by our comprehensive induction and training programme
  • Access to a professional peer teacher mentor to ensure ongoing support
  • Professional pedagogical and operational centre support teams to assist you in providing high quality educational programs
  • Highly competitive above award wages with yearly increases
  • Ongoing professional development and networking opportunities which include; teacher conferences, secondments to rural communities, up-skilling programs and more.
  • The option to purchase additional annual leave, discounted child care fees, uniform allowance, novated leasing, flight, hotel, gym memberships and corporate private health discounts and much, much more. 


About you:

  • Hold a Diploma of Early Childhood or higher, or equivalent qualification (ACECQA approved)
  • Previous Educational Leader experience a definitate advantage
  • Strong knowledge of the EYLF and NQS
  • Contribute to a professional and positive work culture through your strong communication skills, reliability and professionalism
  • Champion positive and meaningful relationships with families and children
  • Hold a current First Aid qualification
  • Passionate Teacher who models effective application of pedagogy in their teaching practice
  • Seek to share best practice examples to improve the education program and provide quality learning experiences

 

Does this sound like you?

Click "Apply Now" to be considered for this wonderful and exciting opportunity and bring your experience, enthusiasm and passion for giving children the best start in life!

For further information please contact Talent Acquisition Specialist, Razanne Riman on (03) 9648 9812 or rriman@goodstart.org.au. To review the role PD please Click Here.

 

Goodstart is committed to child safety, with a zero tolerance of child abuse, and expect all our employees to reflect this commitment. Should you strive to uphold and reflect these values then we would love to hear from you!

 

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Posting Notes: BENTLEIGH EAST, MELBOURNE || VIC || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time


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