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Teacher

Date: 23-Sep-2021

Location: CAIRNS DC, QLD, AU, 4870

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Join our fantastic team at Goodstart Cairns!

 

Goodstart Early Learning is looking for a passionate Early Childhood Teacher to join the team at our Goodstart Cairns Centre.

 

About the Role

 

Based in the Kindergarten room, this excellent opportunity would be ideal for an entry level Teacher who wishes to kickstart their Teaching career and be mentored by an experienced Teacher at Goodstart Calliope or, alternatively, an experienced Teacher who seeks a fresh challenge. You will work with your assistant to implement exciting and stimulating programs using the Early Years Learning Framework and National Quality Framework. 

 

Goodstart Early Learning Child Care Centre Cairns is an EXCEEDING service, conveniently located in the central business district of Cairns in Sheridan Street, close to the HMAS Navy Base, airport, hospital and local schools. There’s ample parking available and a bus stop right outside the centre.

Our centre has five spacious rooms  - for Nursery to Kindergarten  - complete with separate yards for the various age groups. The centre has created natural outdoor environments to enhance the children’s exploration and learning in our shaded spacious individual yards that adjoin each of our five rooms with features such as sandpits, dry creek bed, vege patches, medicinal herb patch, pet quails and guinea pigs.

 

The centre

 

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

 

The benefits

 

  • Comprehensive Teacher Professional Program
  • 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 (from commencement)
  • Employee benefits including uniform allowance

 

Your role/requirements

 

  • Full Time Perm Position – 38 hours a week
  • Pre-kindergarten room 
  • Set Roster of 8.30am to 5pm 
  • Hold Bachelor of Education/Early Childhood or equivalent ACECQA approved qualification deeming you as an Early Childhood Teacher (ECT) or ‘actively working towards’ (must be completed by 31st December 2021)
  • Hold a current Blue Card or alternatively an Exemption Card with QLD Teachers Registration
  • Hold a current First Aid qualification

 

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: pnewton@goodstart.org.au 

 

 

 

 

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: CAIRNS DC || QLD || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || SF:LI || Bachelor (ECT) 4yr || Full-Time


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