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Senior Educator/ Room Leader - Endeavour Hills - Barnsley Drive

Permanent Full Time Opportunity


Our Goodstart centre in Endeavour Hills - Barnsley Drive is seeking a Full-Time Senior Educator to join their long-standing team on a permanent basis. We are welcoming experienced Educators and Senior Educators.


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 well-being 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.   


The Role

As a Senior Educator at Goodstart, your responsibilities include leading and mentoring your room team to develop and deliver high-quality and inclusive play-based educational programs aligning with the Early Years Learning Framework and National Quality Standards.  You will actively be involved in planning and implementing innovative and high-quality educational programs for each child. You will also work alongside our friendly and supportive Centre Leadership Team to observe, review and continuously improve the educational programs on offer to children ensuring the best outcomes.   


About You

To be successful, you will:

  • Hold a Diploma in Early Childhood Education (ACECQA recognised qualifications)
  • Have the flexibility to work various shifts
  • Have strong knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework and National Quality Standards
  • Demonstrate exceptional knowledge of safety and wellbeing



The Benefits:

  • Better pay - you’ll get at least 4% above the award rate, increasing to 5% by 2023 
  • Get up to 50% discount off your childcare gap fees
  • Option to purchase additional leave 
  • Discounts!! - you’ll save money on retail, insurance, travel, hotel, technology, gyms, and many more.
  • Two extra days off per year. 
  • 4 weeks paid parental leave – increasing to 6 weeks from December 2023 
  • Opportunity for further education to Diploma/Bachelor while employed by us
  • Security and stability - with over 670 centres across Australia, you’ll have the support of a large network



If you have previous experience as a Senior Educator or can demonstrate strong leadership skills and you have the willingness to learn and provide quality learning experience coupled with a Diploma in 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. 


For any recruitment queries, please contact Angela Morrall at or call on (07) 3918 2369.


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 have 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.  



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