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Assistant Director

Date: 14-Feb-2021


Company: Goodstart Early Learning

Goodstart Early Learning – Melbourne Central

Assistant Director


Fixed Term Position - 6 months with possibility of extension



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.


This is a permanent full time position for 38 hours per week. Assistant Director working on the floor as a Senior Educator Centre Float.


Some awesome things about our Centre

  • Goodstart Wendouree Central is proud to be an ""exceeding NQS" Centre
  • 60 Licenced Placed
  • Our team is fun and welcoming and open to learning new ways of working
  • Work with a supportive Centre Director and Centre Leadership team who is passionate about working together to achieve our goals
  • Permanent Full Time 38 hour position for a minimum of 6 months


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 role
  • Previous experience with business administration (desirable)
  • Ability to work on a Rotating Roster


You Will Help Achieve This By:

  • Support the centre director in the leadership of the team to provide high-quality early learning and care
  • 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
  • Amazing 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


For more information on what a career at Goodstart might look like, visit  
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Goodstart is committed to child safety, with a zero tolerance of child abuse, and expect all our employees to reflect this commitment




Posting Notes: WENDOUREE, BALLARAT || VIC || Australia (AU) || VIC North - Region 31 || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time

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