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Goodstart Early Learning

Support office

Head of Learning and Development

Goodstart Early Learning Star Rating 0 (0)


Murarrie QLD, Australia


Full Time

Takes 2 mins and requires just your resume.

Childcare Jobs - Support office, Full Time - Murarrie QLD, Australia

With 15,000 Goodstart team members across 661 centres nurturing 63,600 children, we’re Australia's largest provider of early learning and care. As a not-for-profit social enterprise, we exist purely to improve the lives of Australia's children and their families. From our centre teams to our support teams, we work together to make a real difference for children in those crucial early years.


An exciting new opportunity awaits you!  Come and join us as our Head of Learning & Development! Drive our organisation's learning strategies and programs to new heights of capability, performance and engagement. In this role, you will report to our Chief People & Culture Officer and work collaboratively across our extensive network to invest and focus on the capability of our people.  In this role, you will lead the development and implementation of high-quality learning and development programs to support our Goodstarter’s growth, learning and career pathways. These programs will elevate Goodstart's reputation as a leader in professional learning within the early childhood education and care sector and as an employer of choice.


Your Impact:

Strategic Leadership

Partnership Cultivation

Collaboration & Stakeholder Engagement

Data-Driven Decision-Making

Performance Impact Measurement

Cultural Transformation


What Goodstart can offer you:


You’ll bring to the table:


Highly Desirable


How to apply

Click ‘Apply Now’ and submit your application.

We review applications as they are submitted. We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible for your best chance to progress to the next stage of the process. 

We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples for all positions.


Have a question? Contact Adonica Lee: 08 8214 8412 or email: [email protected]

Agencies: Whilst we appreciate your interest, we are confident we can find a great candidate without external support.


Supporting our people and protecting our children

We’re an equal opportunity employer that is proud of our inclusive and diverse work environment. We know that Goodstarters from diverse cultures, backgrounds and experiences strengthen our teams and help us grow. We’re also deeply committed to Reconciliation and creating an environment where Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People feel a strong sense of belonging and connection.


Safety is our priority and we will take any action necessary to ensure that all children can feel safe and be safe, and are safeguarded from abuse, neglect and harm. As a Child Safe Organisation, all of our candidates must have or obtain a valid working with children check.

Application Process

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What Goodstart Early Learning will receive

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Required documents

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