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Educational Leader

Date: 17-Sep-2021


Company: Goodstart Early Learning


Role:  Senior Educator - Educational Leader

Location:  New Gisborne

Centre:  12 Saunders Road, New Gisborne

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.


Goodstart New Gisborne is a 112 Place Service. We are a warm, welcoming team of long standing, passionate educators. We have large natural outdoor areas, and strong community involvement.


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 Educational Leader at Goodstart New Gisborne, you will work alongside the Educators within your centre to observe practice, review and continuously improve educational programs on offer to children.You will develop the educator teams understanding of child development and other relevant early years content knowledge, as well as support the application and use of the Early Years Learning Framework or an approved learning framework. 


In this role you will workwithin the centre leadership team (CLT), lead change, and championpracticeupliftand excellence.   


You’ll help achieve this by: 


  • Having a Diploma in Early Childhood Education;
  • Having extensive Senior Educator or Educational leader experience;
  • Having a passion for mentoring and inspiring your fellow educators;
  • Having experience in assisting those educators who may resist change
  • Having the skills to assist others who struggle with their time management of tasks
  • Having strong knowledge of the EYLF & NQF



What Goodstart can offer you:-


  • Job security and stability
  • Purchased Additional Leave
  • Well-being Days
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Flexibility
  • 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 leading change in education and have either a Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education), a Diploma qualification 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.


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: NEW GISBORNE, GISBORNE || VIC || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time

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