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Assistant Director

Date: 03-May-2021

Location: MORWELL, VIC, AU, 3850

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Role:  Assistant Director 

Location:  47 McDonald Street, Morwell

Centre:  Goodstart Morwell Central

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 Morwell Central, 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 . 


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 previous Assistant Director experience;
  • Having experience working with vulnerable families;
  • Being a great team leader and team player;
  • Being warm, kind, nurturing and assertive when required;
  • Being excellent at delivering first class customer service to our families and children;
  • Being available to work a rotating roster;
  • Being able to utilise and implement the Goodstart Practice Guide



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 (from 15 - 30%) 


If you have previous experience as an Educational Leader or Assistant Director, 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: MORWELL || VIC || Australia (AU) || VIC North - Region 31 || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time

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