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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 at Goodstart Glenorchy 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

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)

  • Previous AD experienced (desirable)

Your role

  • Assistant Director and Centre Float

  • 37.5 hours a week

  • Monday – Friday – Rotating Roster

  • Permanent role

  • 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 director’s absence

  • Build respectful and reciprocal relationships with children and families

  • Actively support the centre’s attendance targets

  • Use and implement the Goodstart Practice Guide

The benefits

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

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’

Posting Notes: HOBART || TAS || Australia (AU) || VIC South & TAS - Region 30 || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Part-Time

Date Posted
Education, Childcare & Training
Hobart, TAS 7010
Job Type
Part Time, Permanent
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