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Date: 22-Apr-2021

Location: THORNLIE, PERTH, WA, AU, 6108

Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Teacher – Thornlie


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 enthusiastic Teacher to develop programs and practices that are responsive to our children’s needs and aligned with the Early Years Learning Framework and National Quality Standard. You will be part of our supportive culture and have access to a qualified mentor to support your professional development and growth.


Our centre


Goodstart Thornlie is a high-quality centre with warm and friendly educators, located on a cul-de-sac in a convenient pocket of town, close to schools, shops and community facilities. We offer our children the opportunity to experience activities in a wide range of areas including science, maths, computers, art & craft and physical skills. We promote gender equality and cultural diversity in all aspects of our programming. All children are treated as individuals with unique personalities as we support them to grow and learn at their own pace.


Our centre is currently  seeking an Early Childhood Teacher to run our Kindergarten program. We are fortunate to have many multi-lingual educators who share their language and culture within the centre and we are strong advocates of cultural diversity and inclusion. 




  • Assess children’s learning and development and apply pedagogical expertise to inform curriculum decisions
  • Maintain and apply expert knowledge of the National Quality Framework
  • Seek and share best practice examples to improve the education program
  • Build and maintain strong, positive relationships with families, children and the centre team
  • Model effective application of pedagogy in teaching practice
  • Contribute to a professional and positive work culture



  • Hold a Bachelor of Early Childhood or equivalent qualification (ACECQA approved)
  • Hold a current TRBWA Registration
  • Hold a current First Aid qualification
  • Full time, permanent position commencing immediately
  • The role will be based in the Kindergarten room
  • Rostered shift between 6.30am to 6pm  
  • Centre is running an indoor/outdoor program
  • Plan innovative and engaging learning experiences
  • Champion positive and meaningful relationships with children


The benefits


  • Comprehensive induction and training programme
  • Access to a professional peer teacher mentor
  • Professional pedagogical and operational centre support teams to assist you in providing high quality educational programs.
  • Competitive above award wages
  • Quality teaching and Educational resources
  • Professional development and networking
  • Option to purchase additional annual leave
  • Discounted child care fees
  • Uniform allowance


If you have a Bachelor of Early Childhood Education or ACECQA approved equivalent qualification, and experience in a similar role, then we want to meet you!


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.


For further information please contact Paul Newton on 08 9352 1301



Posting Notes: THORNLIE, PERTH || WA || Australia (AU) || Early Learning & Research || || Bachelor (ECT) 4yr || Full-Time

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