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Early Childhood Teacher | Gladstone, Toolooa Street | "Exceeding" NQS Centre | Part-time or Full-time + Set Roster | $35.00 - $50.00 per hour + super + benefits




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 like you! 

From our centre directors to teachers and centre teams, we work together to make a real difference for children in those crucialearly years. We are not-for-profit with a vision for Auustralia's children to have the best possible start in life.



Your Impact!

As a teacher at Gladstone, Toolooa Street, you will inspire a love of learning in children and foster their development through purposeful, intentional teaching practices that are delivered with creativity and energy. You will build meaningful relationships with families, so each child has a strong sense of belonging that supports them to thrive. Your love of teaching will be reflected in how you mentor and guide educational practices in your room, and in your work with the broader centre leadership team to develop, review, and implement high-quality early learning programs, to ensure you’re achieving optimal outcomes for children.  


About our Centre: Goodstart Gladstone, Toolooa Street is a 108 Place Service Service and we are proud to be an "exceeding" NQS Centre. We have a team of dedicated, qualified and passionate educators who provide a safe, friendly and stimulating learning environment for our children and their families. We are lucky to be located close to local shops, have a private staff room, and a cleaner who assists us with all the cleaning duties. Outside, our playground areas are a balance of natural and manmade elements and play surfaces - with sandpits, vege patches, garden beds and lots of shade and space across our three outdoor play spaces. We have carefully designed and planned spaces to encourage a stronger understanding of the environment and sustainability - while giving children the scope to explore and play.


You’ll help achieve this by :  

  • Having a Bachelor of Early Childhood Education or ACECQA Equivalent OR studying towards your qualification
  • Having a Bachelor in Primary or Secondary Education and have a Certificate III or Diploma in Early Childhood Education + Teacher Registration
  • Having passion and enthusiasm to lead a classroom effectively engaging with educators, families and children to implement the educational program
  • Having initiative to drive innovation within the Centre
  • Having extensive knowledge of the EYLF and understanding of the NQF/NQS



There are so many reasons to join the Goodstart family. Let’s start with the benefits!

  • Competitive pay – you’ll get paid on par with state primary school teachers - $33.00 - $46.00 per hour
  • Flexibility for work/life balance
  • Paid professional development – we offer a range of opportunities to grow your skills and your career
  • Wellbeing focus – you’ll get two extra days off per year
  • Additional Leave – you’ll have the option to purchase extra leave for even greater work life balance
  • 4 weeks paid parental leave – increasing to 6 weeks from December 2023
  • Generous Childcare Discount - Receive 50% off your childcare gap fees
  • Retail e discounts – you’ll save money on insurance, health insurance, travel and technology, and much more


You’ll also love:

  • Centre Support – dedicated support and guidance on a range of topics, such as safety, teaching and inclusion, delivered face to face or virtually by our centre support team
  • Security and stability – with over 670 centres across Australia, you’ll have the support of large network and the stability of a respected organisation.


Supporting our people andprotecting 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 made up of Goodstarters from diverse cultures, backgrounds and experiences. 

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 deeper cultural awareness and understanding of our First Nations people and culture for all. #gsteachers


Posting Notes: SOUTH GLADSTONE, GLADSTONE || QLD || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || SF:LI || Bachelor (ECT) 4yr || Full-Time

Job Segment: Teacher, Education

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