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Senior Educator

Date: 18-Jul-2021


Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Senior Educator – Pacific Paradise

Goodstart is Australia’s largest early learning provider.  As a not–for–profit social enterprise, we exist purely to improve the lives of Australia’s children and their families. Our people are our foundation, together we are working to ensure children have the learning, development and wellbeing outcomes they need for school and life.


We’re looking for an inspiring and enthusiastic Senior Educator to join a highly motivated team, providing fun and educational programs to children in our care.


As a passionate childcare professional you will be committed to providing the highest quality of care and will be rewarded with the opportunity to build your career within a supportive and rewarding environment.


Our centre

  • Our Pacific Paradise Child Care Centre is located five minutes’ drive from Mudjimba Beach – close to schools, shops and parks as well as transport routes
  • We offer a welcoming, fun and very supportive environment with lots of long-term staff and a very supportive director  
  • The centre has a water pond and river, so in the warmer months we can cool down while having fun and developing our sensory skills and all of our rooms have their own yards for the children to explore and play within
  • You will find us to be a dedicated and passionate team of early childhood professionals who strive each day to provide stimulating and fun programs for all children at our centre
  • Community is important to us and through visits to the centre and participation in events and activities throughout the year we are able to enrich the learning experience


Your role

  • Diploma level early childhood qualification (ACECQA approved)
  • Hold a current First Aid qualification
  • Full-time position, 38 hours per week
  • This is a float position providing cover and support to all rooms when needed. There is no regular programming and planning as required of a room leader except when you are covering holiday of one of our room leaders




  • Assist with planning and implementing innovative and high-quality educational programs for each individual child
  • Mentor and support a team of passionate educators
  • Actively contribute to delivering the Centre and business plans
  • Ensure learning and development is aligned with the Early Years Learning Framework and the National Quality Standards
  • Build and maintain strong, positive relationships with families, children and the centre team
  • Support a culture of reflective practice and continuous improvement


The benefits

  • Competitive above award wages
  • Supportive and friendly team
  • Ability to cash in annual leave
  • Option to purchase additional annual leave
  • Comprehensive induction and training programme
  • Discounted childcare fees
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Career pathways
  • Uniform allowance



Goodstart is committed to child safety, with a zero tolerance of child abuse, and expect all our employees to reflect this commitment. Should you strive to uphold and reflect these values then we would love to hear from you!


To apply for the role please ‘Apply Now’ or to review the role PD please Click Here.


Posting Notes: PACIFIC PARADISE, SUNSHINE COAST || QLD || Australia (AU) || QLD South - Region 11 || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time

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