Senior Educator and Educational Leader
Senior Educator and Educational Leader - Kanimbla Goodstart is Australiaâ€™s largest provider of early learning and care. Founded with a vision for all Australiaâ€™s children to have the best possible start in life, as a not-for-profit social enterprise, we exist purely to improve the lives of Australiaâ€™s children and their families. We are entirely Australian owned employing over 15,000 people and caring for over 71,000 children.
About our Centre: Our Kanimbla childcare centre is a lovely two-building centre located in a lush residential area, close to schools, shops and transport routes A popular feature of our centres, particularly in summer months, is the water park play area with sprinklers and splash pools We are involved with the local community and support local charities including sponsoring a litter of guide dog puppies We are very connected with families and hold regular family nights as well as email newsletters and use Storypark to ensure open communication and to tailor each program to childrenâ€™s individual needs We have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Educator and Educational Leader to help ensure continuous improvement of our educational practice in the centre The Benefits: Friendly and supportive team with large national head office support We pay highly competitive salaries above the national award rates Career opportunities and paid learning and development Employee benefits that range from childcare discounts, discounted travel, insurance, and technology Purchase up to 4 weeks additional annual leave About You: Hold a Diploma or ACECQA recognised qualification Ability to develop and maintain strategies and processes to ensure continuous improvement of education practice in the centre Exceptional knowledge of safety and wellbeing Passionate Senior Educator who is driven by their desire to provide quality learning experiences Ensure learning and development is aligned with Early Years Learning Framework and the National Quality Standards Build and maintain strong, positive relationships with families, children and the centre team Strong Communication skills and the ability to mentor and support the centre team to deliver high quality education Goodstart Early Learning are proud of our inclusive work environment that supports and encourages individual growth and strong teams. Goodstart Early learning acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples as the Traditional Custodians of all lands on which we come together. We recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures as enduring, living cultures and pay our respects to Elders past and present.