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Date: 22-Feb-2021

Location: BUNDABERG, QLD, AU, 4670

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Join our fantastic team as Early Childhood Teacher at Goodstart Bundaberg George Street!


About the Role


Goodstart Bundaberg George Street has a new opening for a passionate Early Childhood Teacher in our Kindy room, who can build and sustain strong relationships with children, parents, and the local community. You will be responsible for planning innovative and engaging child initiated curriculums using the Early Years Learning Framework and Queensland Kindergarten Guidelines, incorporating both indoor and outdoor environments, sustainability, and local excursions. This is a fixed term contract for 12 months, covering maternity leave. 


The centre has been part of the local community for almost 10 years. During this time we have participated in a range of community events while also networking with other early childhood professionals. We provide care for children aged six weeks to school age. Our child care centre connects families to external support services and we have age appropriate play spaces and equipment, all geared to enhance the children’s awareness of their surrounds and the greater environment, as well as their understanding of the importance of sustainability. Our two areas have natural elements, vege patch, sandpits, a reading nook, garden beds, bark pit, stage and lots of shade. 


Your role/requirements


  • Part time - 22.8 hours/week
  • Fixed-term contract starting ASAP
  • Working hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm (flexible - 7.6 hour day, 1 hour lunch break)
  • Studying towards or hold Bachelor of Education/Early Childhood or equivalent ACECQA approved qualification deeming you as an Early Childhood Teacher (ECT) or ‘actively working towards’
  • Hold a current Blue Card or alternatively an Exemption Card with QLD Teachers Registration
  • Hold a current First Aid qualification


Our Centre 


  • Great leadership support
  • 70 place centre
  • Well-resourced with inclusive and natural learning environments
  • Welcoming and fun environment
  • Opening hours – 6:30am to 6:30pm


The benefits


  • Competitive above award salary
  • Access to a professional teacher mentor
  • Quality teaching and educational resources
  • Transfer opportunities – over 640 centres Australia wide
  • Option to purchase additional annual leave
  • Discounted child care fees
  • Employee benefits including uniform allowance


AND... Did you know that Goodstart is for children, not profit.  At Goodstart we are all about laying the foundation for better lives through great early learning experiences, we’re not-for-profit and entirely Australian owned, so you can be confident children are our first priority. 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! #gsteacher


To apply, please click "Apply Now". 


For further information, please email Paul Newton, Talent Acquisition Specialist:

Posting Notes: BUNDABERG || QLD || Australia (AU) || Early Learning & Research || || Bachelor (ECT) 4yr || Part-Time

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