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Centre Director | Toowoomba Region | Full-time + RDO | $40 - $55 per hour + super 


We’re Goodstart


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! We're a not-for-profit with a vision for Australia's children to have the best possible start in life!



Your Impact!


Goodstart Early Learning – Toowoomba Region, has a wonderful and rewarding Centre Director position available to join their Team.


As the Centre Director at Goodstart Toowoomba Region, you will use your experience and leadership qualities to engage and motivate your centre team to drive continuous improvement in all aspects across centre operations and to extend your network of relationships with children, families and educators. You will work in collaboration with your centre leadership team. You will establish respectful and reciprocal relationships with families and engage in networks within the centre’s local community.



You’ll help achieve this by  

  • Having a Diploma or Bachelor in Early Childhood Education or ACECQA approved qualification
  • Having strong communication skills, both written & verbal
  • Having excellent knowledge of National Quality Framework and Standards (NQF & NQS)
  • Delivering our bespoke learning program developed in collaboration with global leaders in pedagogical practice
  • Building fantastic relationships with families through daily contact, in person and using specialist social media tools;
  • Work closely with your Administration Officer to build attendance through community networks and national attraction programs;
  • Delivering our bespoke learning program developed in collaboration with global leaders in pedagogical practice;

What Goodstart can offer you?


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


  • Paid professional development – we offer a range of opportunities to grow your skills and your career
  • Competitive pay – you’ll get paid on par with state primary school Teachers (if you hold your Bachelor in Early Childhood Education and Care or equivalent), plus a Centre Director Allowance
  • Paid Well-being days
  • 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 discounts – 50% discount off your childcare gap fees



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. #gscentredirector

Posting Notes: TOOWOOMBA || QLD || Australia (AU) || [[j2wDept]] || SF:LI || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time

Job Segment: Manager, Management

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