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Senior Educator

Date: 15-Sep-2021


Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Senior Educator - Goodstart Early Learning Ferntree Gully

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.


Goodstart Early Learning Ferntree Gully are currently seeking a Senior Educator to join their centre. The centre is conveniently located in the foothills of the Dandenong Ranges close to several local primary schools and the local Westfield. With walking excursions, and the use of the Goodstart bus the centre has been able to visit local parks, schools, and libraries and have developed community connections with our local primary school, elderly community, and sporting clubs.


The team are seeking a diploma qualified Senior Educator to join the centre on a full time permanent basis. To be successful in this role you will have previous experience as a Senior Educator leading a room and delivering a program, and will be excited to work with any age group.


The Benefits:

  • Friendly and support team with large national head office support
  • We pay highly competitive salaries above the national award rates
  • Ongoing professional development and opportunities which include overseas study tours, secondments to rural communities and up skilling programs
  • Career opportunities and paid learning and development
  • Employee benefits that range from childcare discounts, discounted travel, insurance, and technology


About You:

  • Diploma ACECQA recognized qualifications
  • Strong knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework and national Quality Standard
  • Exceptional knowledge of safety and wellbeing
  • 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 


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. 

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