Senior Educator and Educational Leader
Senior Educator and Educational Leader â€“ Goodstart Douglas 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 Douglas childcare centre is located between the Townsville Hospital and James Cook University campus and very close to Lavarack Barracks, local schools and shops Rated Exceeding NQS Easily accessible by public transport and with parking available Large outdoor area with natural and manmade elements, carefully designed spaces to encourage a stronger understanding of the environment and sustainability while giving children the scope to play and explore Community is very important to us and through visits to the centre and participation in events and activities throughout the year we are able to enrich the learning experience This role is a full-time position as our Educational Leader and Senior Educator providing support to all rooms The Benefits: Friendly and supportive local team with large national head office support We pay highly competitive salaries above the national award rates Ongoing professional development and opportunities which include overseas study tours, secondments to rural communities and up skilling programs Career opportunities and paid learning and development Employee benefits that range from childcare discounts, discounted travel, insurance, and technology Purchase additional annual leave About You: Hold a or be working towards 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 to deliver high quality eduaction 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.
Posting Notes: DOUGLAS || QLD || Australia (AU) || QLD North - Region 10 || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time.