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Date: 03-Apr-2021

Location: ESTELLA, NSW, AU, 2650

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Early Childhood Teacher

Part-Time, 12 Month Contract

Goodstart Estella


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 73,000 children.


Inside, all of the rooms - Nursery to Preschool – a setup, in line with the Early Years Learning Framework has been created. Our rooms invite sensory and play based learning opportunities. Natural, stimulating surrounds and resources ensure the children have the chance to grow and develop through open ended, play-based learning.

We believe in building strong meaningful relationships, so we can create supportive, rich nurturing play environments that lead to lifelong learning. As a community, Goodstart Early Learning Double Bay is closely associated with Double Bay Public School, Woollahra Library at Double Bay, Rose Bay community gardens, local parks and shops. We offer a Preschool program that builds school readiness and schedule annual orientation visits with the school.


About the Centre:

  • Our Centre is located in the developing suburb of Estella, the Northern side of Wagga Wagga.
  • Our Centre is a Small 52 place Centre with three rooms including Nursery, Toddlers and Preschool. Being a smaller centre allows for close relationships between our children and educators, as well as the families and our local community.
  • Open Hours – 6.30am - 6:00pm.


Role Overview/ Responsibilities

  • This role is Part-Time (2-3 days per week) on a 12 month fixed term contract.
  • The role will be allocated to our 30 place Preschool Room and supported by three other educators.
  • Assess children’s learning and development and apply pedagogical expertise to inform curriculum decisions
  • Mentor and inspire educators to uphold high quality practices
  • Plan innovative and engaging learning experiences
  • Champion positive and meaningful relationships with children
  • Maintain and apply expert knowledge of the National Quality Framework
  • Seek and share best practice examples to improve the education program
  • Build and maintain strong, positive relationships with families, children and the centre team
  • Model effective application of pedagogy in teaching practice
  • Contribute to a professional and positive work culture


The Benefits

  • You will be part of our supportive culture and have access to a qualified mentor to support your professional development and growth
  • Professional pedagogical and operational centre support teams to assist you in providing high quality educational programs.
  • We pay highly competitive salaries above the national award rates
  • Quality teaching and Educational resources
  • Option to purchase additional annual leave
  • Discounted child care fees
  • Uniform allowance


About You

  • Hold a Bachelor of Early Childhood or equivalent qualification (ACECQA approved)
  • Hold a current First Aid qualification
  • Hold a valid WWCC
  • Hold an up to date Professional Teachers Accreditation (State applicable)
  • Ability to develop and maintain strategies and processes to ensure continuous improvement of education practice in our childcare centre
  • Passionate Lead Educator who is driven by their desire to provide quality learning experiences
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to leas, mentor and support the centre team to deliver high quality education


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!


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Posting Notes: ESTELLA || NSW || Australia (AU) || NSW & ACT - Region 20 || SF:LI || Bachelor (ECT) 3yr || Part-Time

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