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Educator

Date: 21-Nov-2021

Location: REDHILL, BRISBANE, QLD, AU, 4059

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Educator – Goodstart Red Hill

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 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 Red Hill childcare centre has been operating since 1988. We are a small boutique centre with 3 rooms catering for 51 children per day from 15 months to 5 years
  • Each week, each class at our centre spends some time out of the centre on a Nature Walk, visiting a nearby Magical Forest and creek space to play in nature
  • We offer a welcoming, fun and very supportive environment with lots of long-term staff
  • Our team of educators at Goodstart Red Hill have worked thoughtfully to create environments that are both calm and beautiful for both children and adults
  • Our philosophy at Goodstart Red Hill is very much influenced by Reggio Emilia, with a focus on play based learning, nature play, and becoming safe, kind and fair citizens of our early learning community
  •  We work closely with the families to build a strong sense of community, we hold seasonal events for families to come along and meet each other.
  • We have close connections with all of our families and are a very family orientated centre

 

 

Your role

  • Minimum Certificate III early childhood qualification (ACECQA approved)
  • Hold a current First Aid qualification
  • We have 2 full-time permanent positions, 38 hours per week
  • You could either be a part of our Toddlers room caring for and supporting our children from 1-2 years old or supporting all of our rooms in a float capacity

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Actively contribute to the education program in the room and the centre team
  • Engage and supervise the children at all times
  • Maintain a safe environment for children, families and team members
  • Build and maintain strong, positive relationships with children and families
  • Comply with National Quality Standards and Goodstart policies and procedures
  • Support a culture of reflective practice and ongoing continuous improvement

The benefits

  • Competitive above award wages
  • Supportive and friendly team with head office support and excellent resources
  • 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

 

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. 

 

To apply for the role please ‘Apply Now’ 

Posting Notes: REDHILL, BRISBANE || QLD || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || || Certificate III - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time


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