Teacher - Drayton
Are you passionate about Early Childhood Education? Do you like thinking differently? Come and join our fantastic team at Goodstart Drayton Goodstart Early Learning is looking for a passionate Early Childhood Teacher to join the team at our Drayton centre, based in the outskirts of Southern Toowoomba. About the Role Goodstart has a new opening for a passionate Early Childhood Teacher, who can build and sustain strong relationships with children, parents, and the local community. You will work closely with your Assistant, ensuring you plan innovative and engaging child initiated curriculums, incorporating both indoor and outdoor environments, sustainability, and local excursions.
Our centre - Goodstart Drayton Goodstart Centre is situated in a semi-rural community on the outskirts of Southern Toowoomba. The country atmosphere creates a wonderful ambiance as you arrive at the centre. The houses surrounding the centre are on acreage, adding to the peace, tranquillity and spaciousness that you feel when at the centre.
At capacity we take 58 children, so we cater to a smaller group of children than some centres. Being smaller creates a very home-like feeling to the centre. We have four rooms from Nursery to Kindergarten and nutritious meals are provided.
The staff at the centre also add to the home-like environment and we have a lovely blend of younger and mature staff. Our curriculum is aligned to the Early Years Learning Framework and adheres to the Queensland Kindergarten Guidelines, but we take special care to ensure the individual needs and interests of your child is factored into their personal learning program. Inside, our rooms are well equipped, planned according to the curriculum with colour and stimulation to promote fun and experience-based learning.
Outside, we make the most of our beautiful rural surrounds with spacious, real and natural environments. We have vege patches, a sandpit, natural bark pit, rocks and lots of space for exploring and imagination. Big verandas make the most of covered space for fresh air and outdoor play, whatever the weather 58 place centre Well-resourced with inclusive and natural learning environments Welcoming and fun environment Opening hours – 7.
00am – 6.00pm The benefits Competitive above award salary Access to a professional teacher mentor Quality teaching and educational resources Transfer opportunities – over 640 centres Australia wide Option to purchase additional annual leave Discounted child care fees (from commencement) Employee benefits including uniform allowance Your role/requirements Full-time, permanent position - 38 hours/week Studying towards or hold Bachelor of Education/Early Childhood or equivalent ACECQA approved qualification deeming you as an Early Childhood Teacher (ECT) or ‘actively working towards’ Hold a current Blue Card or alternatively an Exemption Card with QLD Teachers Registration Hold a current First Aid qualification AND Did you know that Goodstart is for children,....