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Educational Leader

Date: 12-Sep-2021

Location: CHADSTONE, MELBOURNE, VIC, AU, 3148

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Role:  Educational Leader 

Location:  Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne           

Centre:  Goodstart Chadstone

Employment Type:  Full-Time – Could consider Part-time for the right candidate

 

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 Chadstone, 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:

 

Goodstart Chadstone is a small 48 Place Centre. The Centre is beautiful, colourful and has an inviting and homely feel. We have a great multicultural community in our surrounding suburbs. We are a team of long-term, welcoming educators. We have strong relationships with our families and our community.

 

You’ll help achieve this by:  

  • Having a Diploma in Early Childhood Education
  • Having a genuine desire and respect for early childhood education
  • Having the ability to inspire, mentor and encourage educators, by role modelling correct practice and adherence to company policy & procedures
  • Having excellent communication skills, both written & verbal
  • Having the confidence to mentor and support inexperienced educators and those educators who may resist change
  • Having strong pedagogy knowledge
  • Having a strong understanding of the EYLF & NQS
  • Having previous experience with A & R would be an advantage

 

 

What Goodstart can offer you: 

  • Job security and stability 
  • Amazing professional development and training 
  • Paid well-being days
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Competitive above award rates 
  • Tax benefits through salary packaging 
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Uniform allowance 
  • Generous Childcare Discount

 

If you have previous experience leading change in education and have a Diploma of Early Childhood Education or ACECQA approved equivalent, 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. #gseducationalleader

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


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