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Assistant Director

Date: 22-Nov-2021

Location: SUCCESS, PERTH, WA, AU, 6164

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Goodstart Early Learning | Success | Assistant Director


About Goodstart


We’re Goodstart – a not-for-profit with a vision for Australia’s children to have the best possible start in life. We’re Australia’s largest early learning and care provider, and our people are passionate about the benefits of early learning.

You will be joining an organisation with a vision for Australia’s children to have the best possible start in life.



About our centre & this opportunity

  • Permanent Opportunity for 38 Hours Per Week
  • 66 Licensed Places
  • Centre operates from 6:30AM – 6:30PM
  • First steps in becoming a Centre Director with our industry leading CD training program
  • Above award wages PLUS competitive wages for Advanced Diploma qualified candidates


Position Requirements

  • Must hold at least a Diploma in children’s services (or ACECQA assessed equivalent)
  • Have substantial experience as a Senior Educator or Educational Leader or, preferably, in a similar position
  • Previous experience with business administration (desirable)
  • Successful candidate will be able to work a rotating roster including a variety of open, closes and middle shifts


In this role you will

  • Support the Centre Director in the leadership of the team to provide high-quality early learning and care
  • Mentor and build capabilities within the centre team
  • Be responsible for the overall management of the centre in the Centre Director’s absence
  • Use and implement the Goodstart Practice Guide


What Goodstart can offer you

  • We pay highly competitive salaries above the national award rates
  • Career pathway to becoming a Centre Director
  • Comprehensive Induction Program
  • Employee benefits that range from childcare discounts, discounted travel, insurance, and technology
  • Career opportunities and paid learning and development
  • Purchased, additional annual leave
  • Friendly and support team with large national head office support
  • Ongoing professional development and opportunities which include overseas study tours, secondments to rural communities and up skilling programs


Contact recruitment at Paul Newton with any questions:


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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: SUCCESS, PERTH || WA || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || SF:LI || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || 39016

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