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Senior Educator

Date: 28-Aug-2021


Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Senior Educator – Goodstart Cowandilla/ Mile End-Richmond Area


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.


About our centre/Your role

  • Cowandilla opened in early 2020, the newly constructed early learning centre features six separate, naturally inspired learning spaces, each with direct access to the landscaped designed outdoor environment providing children with the opportunity to move freely between the indoor and outdoor. The environments have been specifically designed to engage, challenge and excite the children throughout all of their developmental stages.
  • 96 place centre, catering for the early learning age groups of 6 weeks to 5 years. The centre is open from 6.30am to 6.30pm, Monday to Friday
  • Permanent full-time opportunity, 38hrs per week within a rotating roster
  • Working with the Nursery ages, in either the learning space 1 or 2


The Benefits:

  • Friendly environment with a passionate team, and large national head office support
  • We pay highly competitive salaries above the national award rates
  • Comprehensive induction and training programme
  • Career opportunities and paid learning and development
  • Employee benefits that range from childcare discounts, discounted travel, insurance, and technology
  • Purchased additional annual leave
  • Uniform allowance



About You:

  • Minimum Diploma in Early Childhood or ACECQA recognised qualifications
  • Previous experience within a nursery room in an early learning service is beneficial
  • Knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework and national Quality Standard
  • Exceptional knowledge of safety and wellbeing
  • Passion to work with a toddler age group is essential along with your nurturing demeanour
  • Passionate Educators who are driven by their desire to provide quality learning experiences
  • Willingness to learn and be a part of the team
  • Strong communication skills, reliable and punctual



If you have a passion for working with children, then this is the role for you!

To apply for the role please ‘Apply Now’ to complete the Goodstart Inspiring Careers process.


Candidates will be reviewed and invited to interview as applications are received and we may remove this advertisement as soon as suitable individuals have been sourced


Goodstart Early Learning are proud of our inclusive work environment that supports and encourages individual growth and strong teams. Goodstart Early learning acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples as the Traditional Custodians of all lands on which we come together. We recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures as enduring, living cultures and pay our respects to Elders past and present.


Posting Notes: COWANDILLA, ADELAIDE || SA || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time

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