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Assistant Director

Assistant Director – Carlisle

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 Carlisle, 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

  • Friendly and welcoming environment

  • Long standing staff and purpose built facilities

  • Located close to public transport

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)

  • Full time 38 hours per week – including open and closing shifts, float across all rooms.

Your 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 directors 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!

If you have a passion for working with children, then this is the role for you! To apply, please click “Apply Now” to follow the Goodstart Inspiring Careers process or to review the role PD please Click Here.

Candidates will be reviewed and invited to interview as applications are received and we may remove this advertisement as soon as suitable individuals have been sourced.

Posting Notes: CARLISLE, PERTH || WA || Australia (AU) || WA - Region 50 || || Diploma - Children's Services or equiv || Full-Time

Date Posted
Education, Childcare & Training
Perth, WA 6101
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
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