JOB HIRING: Teacher - Melbourne

Jul 30, 2020

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. We are entirely Australian owned employing over 15,000 people, and caring for over 71,000 children.

About our centre:

  • Full-Time position, 38 hours per week
  • Fixed-Term position for 6 months with the possibility to transfer to another centre after  
  • 100 place centre, leading the 22 places, 3-4 year room
  • Centre can negotiate shift type for the right person
  • Key Educator implemented
  • Weekly Incursions (e.g. Spanish class, Sports and Body Safety Program, etc.) and Fortnightly Excursions (e.g. Swimming program and visits to the local park and primary school, etc.) that occur
  • Indoor/Outdoor program run throughout the year within their large outdoor space
  • Centre are highly engaged with families and community
  • Passionate and Supportive Centre Director who has been with Goodstart for 4+ years
  • Great culture within the centre e.g. Team Building Exercises

The benefits:

  • Ensuring you are set up for success by our comprehensive induction and training programme
  • Access to a professional peer teacher mentor to ensure ongoing support
  • Professional pedagogical and operational centre support teams to assist you in providing high-quality educational programs
  • Highly competitive above award wages with yearly increases
  • Ongoing professional development and networking opportunities which include; teacher conferences, secondments to rural communities, up-skilling programs, and more.
  • The option to purchase additional annual leave discounted child care fees, uniform allowance, novated leasing, flight, hotel, gym memberships, and corporate private health discounts and much, much more. 

About you:

  • Hold a Bachelor of Early Childhood or equivalent qualification (ACECQA approved)
  • Strong knowledge of the EYLF and NQS
  • Contribute to a professional and positive work culture through your strong communication skills, reliability, and professionalism
  • Champion positive and meaningful relationships with families and children
  • Hold a current First Aid qualification
  • Passionate Teacher who models effective application of pedagogy in their teaching practice
  • Seek to share best practice examples to improve the educational program and provide quality learning experiences

Does this sound like you?

Click "Apply Now" to be considered for this wonderful and exciting opportunity and bring your experience, enthusiasm, and passion for giving children the best start in life!

For further information please contact Talent Acquisition Specialist, Razanne Riman on (03) 9648 9812 or To review the role PD please Click Here.

Goodstart is committed to child safety, with a zero-tolerance of child abuse, and expect all our employees to reflect this commitment. Should you strive to uphold and reflect these values then we would love to hear from you!


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