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Educational Leader - Teacher

Date: 23-Feb-2021


Company: Goodstart Early Learning

 Educational Leader

Goodstart South Nowra


We are looking for an energised Teacher to join the educative team at Goodstart South Nowra. As the Teacher you will deliver high quality and inclusive learning programs using contemporary teaching theories, strategies and styles, knowledge of child development and alignment to the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and National Quality Standard (NQS).   


Working with the Centre Leadership Team you will lead and support pedagogical practice in your room and engage in centre planning to ensure high quality teaching that will impact upon the outcomes for children, their families and colleague educators.

You will utilise the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers (APST) to guide your professional knowledge, practice and engagement, and will engage in inquiry to develop a deeper understanding of the principles of inclusion, contemporary research, curriculum and pedagogy to embed a culture of ongoing reflective practice.


About our Centre

  • Our 76 place centre was established in 2006 as a purpose built centre, located close to the CBD.
  • Our centre boasts five teaching rooms and two large well equipped playgrounds.
  • Our centre is staffed by a skilled educative team with focus on family and community relationships.
  • Our Centre has recently had a beautiful new yard upgrade.
  • Open from 6:30am - 6:30pm.


Role Overview/ Responsibilities

  • Lead and model the selection and implementation of effective pedagogical approaches to support children’s learning and development outcomes.
  • Design and implement engaging learning programs using knowledge of content, curriculum, children’s needs, assessment and reporting requirements.
  • Champion positive and meaningful relationships with children.
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues to plan, evaluate and enhance learning outcomes for children.
  • Develop engaging and inclusive learning environments that reflect the strengths, interests and needs of all children.
  • Develop, select and use a range of informal, formal, diagnostic, formative and summative assessment strategies to assess children’s learning and maintain high quality pedagogical documentation.
  • Establish and maintain respectful collaborative partnerships with families to assess and support children’s learning and wellbeing.
  • Maintain a safe environment for children, families and team members.
  • Contribute to a professional and positive work culture
  • Role is in a 20 place Preschool room with 3-5 years.


The Benefits

  • 38 hour week + RDO with a paid lunch break
  • Regular non-contact programming time
  • Professional pedagogical and operational centre support teams to assist in providing high quality educational programs
  • Access to Goodstart’s unique Early Childhood Teacher Program
  • Broad range of professional learning opportunities on offer
  • Competitive above award wages
  • Well-resourced classrooms
  • Discounted child care fees


About You

  • Hold a Bachelor of Early Childhood or equivalent qualification (ACECQA approved)
  • Hold a current First Aid qualification
  • Hold a valid WWCC
  • Hold an up to date Professional Teachers Accreditation (state applicable)


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


For further details please call Michelle on 02 9934 8701



Posting Notes: SOUTH NOWRA, NOWRA - BOMADERRY || NSW || Australia (AU) || NSW & ACT - Region 20 || || Bachelor (ECT) 3yr || Full-Time

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