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Assistant Director

Rowville –Assistant Director



We’re Goodstart – a not-for-profit with a vision for Australia’s children to have the best possible start in life. We’re Australia’s largest early learning and care provider, and our people are passionate about the benefits of early learning. They go beyond childcare to provide positive, nurturing and stimulating early learning environments that help children reach their full potential.


As the Assistant Director – Goodstart Rowville - Liberty Drive you will leverage your experience as a senior educator to extend your network of relationships with children, families and educators.

You will work in collaboration with the centre director to ensure high quality education and care is provided to all children.


Our Centre

  • 60 place centre with 4 rooms and 2 outdoor learning spaces
  • Centre has recently had a facility upgrade of both indoor and outdoor
  • Centres offers a lot of combined play and self serves of meals
  • Outdoor environment includes a Mud pit and sensory path


Your role

  • Assistant Director/ Assistant in the toddler room
  • Support the centre director in the leadership of the team to provide high-quality early learning and care
  • Responsible for the overall management of the centre in the centre directors absence
  • Build respectful and reciprocal relationships with children, families and the community
  • Actively support the centre’s targets and organisational goals
  • Fulltime Position 38 hours per week


The benefits

  • Supportive and friendly team
  • Professional development and training
  • Competitive above award wages
  • Career pathways
  • Uniform allowance
  • Childcare discounts on commencement (up to 50%)


Position requirements

  • Must hold at least a Diploma in children’s services (or ACECQA assessed equivalent)
  • Have substantial experience as a senior educator or in a similar role
  • Experience in leadership within the early years or similar (desirable)
  • Previous experience with business administration (desirable)
  • Part time fixed term contract until 13/05/2018



If you have leadership experience as a senior educator, or similar, then we want to meet you!


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


To apply for the role please ‘Apply Now’

For further information please contact Erin Oxtoby on eoxtoby@goodstart.org.au


Posting Notes: ROWVILLE || VIC || Australia (AU) || VIC North - Region 31 || SF:00 || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Part-Time

Date Posted
Education, Childcare & Training
Rowville, VIC
Job Type
Part Time, Permanent
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