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Educational Leader

Date: 18-Jul-2021

Location: LENNOX HEAD, NSW, AU, 2478

Company: Goodstart Early Learning


Role:  Educational Leader

Location: 77 North Creek Road

Centre:  Goodstart Lennox Heads

Employment Type:  Full-Time 


Educational Leaders: 


Through a collaborative process with educators, families and the centre community Goodstart’s Educational Leader will guide the development and continuous improvement of the educational programs on offer to children within a centre.  Goodstart acknowledges the significant role Educational Leaders play within the centre to support and promote teaching and learning.  


This role is included as part of the centre’s leadership team, and as a result of this Goodstart has a focus to build the capability and expertise of our Educational Leaders to deliver on practice uplift goals within 2020 and beyond. 


Goodstart’s Educational Leaders are provided release time to work across the centre to lead the improvement to educational programs and practice. In addition they receive an allowance in this role and are offered support from the around-centre support teams.


Goodstart Lennox Head is a 46 Licenced Service, with small class sizes and an extremely strong, supportive team of educators. We are located high atop the hill overlooking beautiful Lennox Head in Northern NSW. We are open for 52 weeks a year and cater for children aged from two years of age. 


You’ll help achieve this by :


  • Having a Bachelor of Early Childhood or a Diploma and studying towards your Bachelor of Early Childhood
  • Having a passion to mentor and support your fellow educators
  • Previous A & R Experience would be an advantage
  • Strong Leadership Skills
  • Strong knowledge of the NQS & EYLF
  • Strong knowledge of Child Safety



What Goodstart can offer you!


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


If you have previous experience as a 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 



Posting Notes: LENNOX HEAD || NSW || Australia (AU) || NSW & ACT - Region 20 || || Bachelor (ECT) 4yr || Full-Time

Job Segment: Education