Goodstart is Australia’s largest early learning provider. As a not–for–profit social enterprise, we exist purely to improve the lives of Australia’s children and their families. Our people are our foundation, together we are working to ensure children have the learning, development and wellbeing outcomes they need for school and life.
Please note: Goodstart is committed to child safety, with a zero tolerance of any form of child harm and expect all our employees to reflect this commitment.
Goodstart Mentone is our newest architecturally designed, state of the art new facility based in the heart of the Mentone community.
We’re looking for an Educational Leader who is renowned for their experience in showcasing practice and pedagogical direction of their service, through the partnerships they have with the Leadership and centre team. You pursue excellence in all aspects of the Educational program.
Brand NEW centre
114, purpose built, Nursery through to Kindergarten
Dedicated Parents, Staff and Programming retreats
Outdoor Dining Hub
Nature based playgrounds with Sensory gardens
Be a Champion of the Goodstart Safety Commitment for Children, families, team members and all visitors
Develop and implement Educational program showcasing pedagogy and practice within the centre
Collaborate and mentor Educators and Teachers with understanding of Children’s development, through observations, guidance discussions and professional development
You are the pedagogical lead within the centre
Hold a Bachelor of Early Childhood or Diploma level qualification or ACECQA approved equivalent
Hold a current First Aid qualification
Hold a current Working with Children’s check in accordance with relevant State or Territory legislation
Extensive experience in delivering a high-quality program and lead by example
Benefits we can offer you
A highly competitive salary well above award
Learn from our World class Pedagogy expert; Sue Robb
Collaborate with other Goodstart Educational Leaders to continue to build on your knowledge
Career pathways to Practice improvement Area Leads
Option to purchase additional annual leave and cash out annual leave
Employee benefits ranging from Discounted childcare fees, insurances and tech
To apply, please click “Apply Now” to complete the Goodstart Inspiring Careers process. #gseducationalleader
Posting Notes: MENTONE, MELBOURNE || VIC || Australia (AU) || VIC North - Region 31 || || Bachelor (ECT) 4yr || Full-Time