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Bentleigh East - McKinnon Rd


  • Permanent FT, PT and Casual opportunities available! 
  • Up to 50% discounts on childcare gap fees + other benefits
  • Negotiable pay rates & will consider travel allowance


About Us

Goodstart is Australia’s largest provider of early learning and care. Founded with a vision for all Australia’s children to have the best possible start in life, as a not-for-profit social enterprise, we exist purely to improve the lives of Australia’s children and their families. We are entirely Australian owned employing over 15,000 people and caring for over 71,000 children.


Goodstart Bentleigh East - McKinnon Rd centre is a new purpose-built centre providing seven large learning spaces and a separate nursery room. This is a modern, yet home-like inspired environment. You will have the opportunity to work with a manager with over 10 years' experience in Goodstart, who can guide and support you in your career with Goodstart.


We are welcoming Educators from all stages of their career to join our centre. You have the flexibility to choose from permanent/temporary fulltime, part time or casual positions.


The Benefits:

  • Better pay - you’ll get at least 4% above the award rate, increasing to 5% by 2023 
  • Get up to 50% discount off your childcare gap fees 
  • Option to purchase additional leave 
  • Discounts!! - you’ll save money on retail, insurance, travel, hotel, technology, gyms and many more.
  • Two days of wellbeing leave involved in your personal leave
  • 4 weeks paid parental leave – increasing to 6 weeks from December 2023 
  • Security and stability - with over 670 centres across Australia, you’ll have the support of a large network.



 About You:

  • Hold Cert III or Diploma ACECQA recognized qualifications OR must be enrolled into a relevant course
  • Have knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework and National Quality Standard
  • Be passionate with a desire to provide quality learning experiences
  • Willingness to learn and be a part of the team
  • Strong communication skills, reliable and punctual 


For any recruitment queries, please contact Angela Morrall on


Supporting our people and safeguarding our children

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. As a Child Safe Organisation, all of our candidates must have or obtain a valid working with children check.

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

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