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Centre Director

Date: 05-Sep-2021


Company: Goodstart Early Learning


Role: Centre Director 

Location:  974 Canterbury Road, Box Hill

Centre:  Goodstart Box Hilll, Canterbury Road

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 Centre Director at Goodstart Box Hill, Canterbury Road,  you will use your experience and leadership qualities to engage and motivate your centre team to drive continuous improvement in all aspects across centre operation and to extend your network of relationships with children, families and educators. You will work in collaboration with your centre leadership team . This role is primarily a non Contact position, however you will need to step in as required.


Goodstart Box Hill, Canterbury Road, is proud to be an "exceeding" NQS Centre. We are large 120 place centre located in a purpose built Centre. We are a multicultural centre with a blend of new and long term educators. 




You will establish respectful and reciprocal relationships with families and engage in networks within the centre’s local community.


You’ll help achieve this by:


  • Having a Diploma in Early Childhood Education;
  • Having previous experience in a large fast paced Centre;
  • Having strong organisational skills:
  • Having strong Leadership Skills;
  • Having previous Centre Director experience;
  • Using and implementing the Goodstart Practice Guide



What Goodstart can offer you:


  • Job security and stability 
  • Purchased Additional Leave
  • Professional development and training 
  • Competitive above award rates 
  • Tax benefits through salary packaging 
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Uniform allowance 
  • Childcare discounts (from 15 - 30%) 


If you have previous experience as a  Assistant Director or Senior Educator or in a centre leadership position, or similar, 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 



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

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