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Assistant Director

Date: 05-Jan-2019

Location: MADORA BAY, PERTH, WA, AU, 6210

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

We’re Goodstart – a not-for-profit with a vision for Australia’s children to have the best possible start in life. We’re Australia’s largest early learning and care provider, and our people are passionate about the benefits of early learning. They go beyond childcare to provide positive, nurturing and stimulating early learning environments that help children reach their full potential.


Goodstart Early Learning are currently looking for an Assistant Director for our Madora Bay centre. Goodstart Madora Bay is located close to local schools, shops, new residential developments and is close to our beautiful beaches. You will leverage your experience as a senior educator to extend your network of relationships with children, families and educators. You will work in collaboration with the Centre Director to ensure high quality education and care is provided to all children, at our 87 place centre.


Position requirements

  • Must hold at least a Diploma in children’s services (or ACECQA assessed equivalent)
  • Have substantial experience as a senior educator or in a similar role
  • Experience in leadership within the early years or similar (desirable)
  • Previous experience with business administration (desirable)
  • Full time, permanent, 38 hours per week – including open and closing shifts.


Your role

  • Support the centre director in the leadership of the team to provide high-quality early learning and care
  • Responsible for the overall management of the centre in the Centre Director’s absence
  • Build respectful and reciprocal relationships with children and families
  • Actively support the centre’s attendance targets
  • Use and implement the Goodstart Practice Guide


The benefits

  • Supportive and friendly team
  • Professional development and training
  • Competitive above award wages
  • Career pathways
  • Uniform allowance
  • Childcare discounts (up to 50%)


If you have leadership experience as a senior educator, or similar, then we want to meet you!


Goodstart is committed to child safety, with a zero tolerance of child abuse, and expect all our employees to reflect this commitment.


To apply for the role please ‘Apply Now’



Posting Notes: MADORA BAY, PERTH || WA || Australia (AU) || WA - Region 50 || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time

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