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Educational Leader | Toowoomba, Healy Street | Full-time or Part-time | 33.00 - $55 per hour



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!


Your Impact!  
As the Educational Leader at Goodstart Toowoomba, Healy Street, you will work alongside the Educators within your centre to observe practice, review and continuously improve educational programs on offer to children.You will develop the educator teams understanding of child development and other relevant early years content knowledge, as well as support the application and use of the Early Years Learning Framework or an approved learning framework. 


About our Centre: Goodstart Toowoomba, Healy Street is located in a leafy residential area close to the CBD. We are a 74 place service, and we provide a safe, fun and stimulating environment for children from nursery through to kindergarten. We also provide vacation care. We have a team of warm, caring and qualified educators with a supportive Centre Leadership Team. We have extraordinary new outdoor play spaces with a mix of natural environment and man-made safe-fall areas. There are beautiful leafy surrounds with a mud kitchen, vege gardens, a construction area and lots of space for running, exploring and discovering.


You’ll help achieve this by  

  • Having a Diploma or Bachelor in Early Childhood Education OR studying towards your Bachelor
  • Having the desire to be part of a team
  • Being a role model to other educators, offering coaching, support, and mentoring
  • Having the passion to develop, implement and evaluate educational programs, whilst documenting every child’s learning development
  • Having experience working with children with big behaviours
  • Having excellent knowledge of the Early Years Framework
  • Having strong communication skills, both written & verbal


About you: We are looking for an educational leader to join our team, someone who enjoys mentoring and inspiring your fellow educators to achieve the best outcomes for our children. You must enjoy working as part of team, embrace diversity have a strong understanding of A & R, EYLF and NQF.



What Goodstart can offer you 

  • Job security and stability 
  • Set Roster
  • Professional development and training 
  • Competitive above award rates 
  • 2 x wellbeing days per year
  • Paid parental leave
  • Tax benefits through salary packaging 
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Uniform allowance 
  • Childcare discounts – 50% off your childcare gap fees 

If you have previous experience leading change in education and have either a Diploma or Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education) or ACECQA approved equivalent OR Studying towards, then we want to meet you! 



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.  #gseducationalleader


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

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