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Assistant Director

Date: 18-Sep-2021

Location: BLACKMANS BAY, HOBART, TAS, AU, 7000

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Role:  Assistant Director  

Location:  Hobart, Tasmania

Centre:  Goodstart Blackmans Bay

Employment Type:  Full-time

 

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 Assistant Director at Goodstart Blackmans Bay, you will use your experience and leadership qualities to engage and motivate your centre team to drive continuous improvement in all aspects across centre operation and to extend your network of relationships with children, families and educators. You will work in collaboration with your centre leadership team . 

 

Goodstart Blackmans Bay is a 74  place service, located close to public transport, shops and cafes. We have an amazing team of long term, engaged educators and strong community involvement. We have full occupancy with a long waiting list.

 

You will establish respectful and reciprocal relationships with families and engage in networks within the centre’s local community.

 

You’ll help achieve this by:  

 

  • Having a Diploma in Early Childhood Education
  • Having strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Having strong leadership skills
  • Having the desire to motive and encourage your fellow educators

 

 

What Goodstart can offer you  

  • Job security and stability 
  • Professional development and training 
  • Competitive above award rates 
  • Additional Wellbeing Days
  • Purchased Additional Leave – up to 4 weeks
  • Tax benefits through salary packaging 
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Uniform allowance 
  • Childcare discounts (30%) 

 

If you have previous experience as a  Assistant Director or Senior Educator or in a centre leadership position, or similar, 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. #gsassistantdirector

Posting Notes: BLACKMANS BAY, HOBART || TAS || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time


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