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Role: Educator/Senior Educator

Location:  Kalgoorlie, WA

Centre: Goodstart Somerville

Employment Type:  Permanent Full Time – 38 hours a week

 

Are you an Educator/Senior Educator who is passionate about helping children to have the best possible start in life? Do you want to work for an organisation that offers genuine career opportunities to help you succeed?

 

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 an Educator/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.   Working alongside our friendly and supportive Centre Leadership Team you observe, review, and continuously improve the educational programs on offer to children ensuring the best outcomes.

 

You’ll help achieve this by  

  • Holding a Diploma in Early Childhood Education (ACECQA recognised qualifications)
  • Being available to work 38 hours pEer week across 5 days
  • Having a Strong knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework and National Quality Standards
  • Demonstrating exceptional knowledge of safety and wellbeing
  • Being a passionate educator who is driven by a desire to provide quality learning experiences
  • Evidencing experience in a Senior Educator role/Leadership Skills, experience and an interest in working with toddler ages
  • Planning and implementing innovative and high-quality educational programs for each individual child
  • Leading, mentoring and supporting a team of passionate Educators within your room
  • Willingness to learn and be a part of the team
  • Maintaining strong communication skills, being reliable and punctual

 

Why choose Goodstart?

 

There are so many reasons to join the Goodstart family. Let’s start with the benefits! 

 

Better pay - you’ll get at least 3% above the award rate, increasing to 5% by 2024

 

Annual Salary - $58,272.24 to $62,718.24

 

Paid professional development - we offer a range of opportunities to grow your skills and your career 

 

  • Wellbeing focus - you’ll get two extra days off per year. And our dedicated wellbeing program will ensure you get the support you need, when you need it most 
  • Additional leave - you’ll have the option to purchase extra leave for even greater work life balance  
  • 4 weeks paid parental leave – increasing to 6 weeks from December 2023 
  • Retail and childcare discounts - you’ll save money on insurance, travel and technology, and get 50% discount off your childcare gap fees 

 

If you have previous experience as an Educator/Senior Educator or can demonstrate strong leadership skills and you have a 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.

 

 

Posting Notes: KALGOORLIE || WA || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time


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