Job Position: Educator
Company: Goodstart Early Learning
Expected salary: $27 – 31 per hour
Location: Launceston, TAS – Kings Meadows, TAS
Educator Job Details:
Location: Kings Meadows
Centre: Goodstart Kings Meadows
Employment Type: Full Time ( 38hrs per week)
Pay: $27 – $31 per hour
Help provide the best start to a child’s life. Make a lasting impact while growing an incredible career
Be paid at least 5% above award,
Get 50% discount off your childcare gap fees + paid parental leave
Looking for a meaningful career, a supportive culture and the chance to grow? Whether you’re already working in early years or are just starting out, we’d love to talk to you about which of our amazing opportunities would be the best fit for you.
As an Educator you will be a team player, collaborating with the Senior Educators and Educational Leader within your centre to observe, inform and continuously improve our educational programs on offer to children. You put safety first with everything that you do and ensure all learning experiences are inclusive and respond to the needs of all children.
About Goodstart Kings Meadows:
- Goodstart Early Learning Kings Meadows first opened its doors in June 2004. Our centre’s educators are dedicated and nurturing and all enjoy being active members of the Goodstart Early Learning community.
- We have 106 places and 5 rooms that cater for children aged from 6 weeks to 6 years of age.
The centre offers a fantastic educational program that is age appropriate and tailored to each child’s needs and abilities.
Individual, small group and large group experiences are encouraged throughout the day, and implemented to support each child’s development.
What Goodstart can offer you:
Better pay – you’ll get at least 5% above the award rate
50% discount off your childcare gap fees and 4 weeks paid parental leave – increasing to 6 weeks from December 2023
Paid professional development – we offer a range of opportunities to grow your skills and your career
Wellbeing focus – you’ll get two wellbeing days included in your personal leave per year
Additional leave – you’ll have the option to purchase extra leave for even greater work life balance
Retail discounts – you’ll save money on insurance, travel and technology
Uniform allowance and employee referral program
Security and stability – as Australia’s largest provider of early learning and care and a not-for-profit social enterprise, we exist purely to improve the lives of Australia’s children and their families
Certificate III or Diploma in Early Childhood (or ACECQA approved equivalent)
Strong knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework and National Quality Standards
Current TAS Working with Children Check
How to apply
Click ‘Apply Now’ and submit your application.
We review applications as they are submitted. We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible for your best chance to progress to the next stage of the process. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples for all positions.
Have a question? Contact Shelby on (07) 3918 2035 or via email [email protected]
Supporting our people and protecting our children
We’re an equal opportunity employer that is proud of our inclusive and diverse work environment. We know that Goodstarters from diverse cultures, backgrounds and experiences strengthen our teams and help us grow. We’re also deeply committed to Reconciliation and creating an environment where Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People feel a strong sense of belonging and connection.
Safety is our priority and we will take any action necessary to ensure that all children can feel safe and be safe, and are safeguarded from abuse, neglect and harm. As a Child Safe Organisation, all of our candidates must have or obtain a valid working with children check.
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