Teacher – Nuriootpa
Goodstart is Australia’s largest provider of early learning and care. Founded with a vision for all Australia’s children to have the best possible start in life, 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.
Goodstart Early Learning Nuriootpa is located in the beautiful Barossa Valley among the grape vines of the district. They are tucked away in the quiet of suburbia but still close enough to schools, amenities and transport to be convenient, operating hours 6.30am to 6.30pm, Monday to Friday. The centre caters for 75 children aged from six weeks to 5 years
The centre has forged strong bonds with the local school which is next door to the centre. A great family atmosphere is evident when they all come together to celebrate special events, ensuring that strong bonds are formed between the children, their families and the centre.
Hold a Bachelor of Early Childhood or equivalent qualification (ACECQA approved)
Hold a current SA Teachers Registration
Hold a current First Aid qualification
Full time permanent role, within the 20 place Kindy Room
Plan innovative and engaging learning experiences. Would love to see a creative flair injected into activity stations and learning experiences
Champion positive and meaningful relationships with children
A great role model with the ability to work independently but also in team environment. Great initiative and a desire to see the centre succeed
Continue to uphold the centres strong community engagement and great relationships with their families, and sustainability initiatives
Assess children’s learning and development and apply pedagogical expertise to inform curriculum decisions
Maintain and apply expert knowledge of the National Quality Framework
Seek and share best practice examples to improve the education program
Build and maintain strong, positive relationships with families, children and the centre team
Model effective application of pedagogy in teaching practice
Contribute to a professional and positive work culture
Comprehensive induction and training programme
Access to a professional peer teacher mentor
Professional pedagogical and operational centre support teams to assist you in providing high quality educational programs.
Competitive above award wages
Quality teaching and Educational resources
Professional development and networking
Option to purchase additional annual leave
Discounted child care fees
Bring your experience and passion for giving children the best start in life to our lovely service!
How to apply
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We are an equal opportunity employer that is proud of our inclusive and diverse work environment. We support and encourage individual growth and strong teams made up of Goodstarters from diverse cultures, backgrounds and experiences.
We are deeply committed to Reconciliation and creating an environment where Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People feel connected and a strong sense of belonging. By weaving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander perspectives through all that we do, we aim to build knowledge and deeper cultural awareness and understanding of our First Nations people and culture for all.