About Goodstart Early Learning

Goodstart Early Learning is Australia's largest long day care provider, with over 640 centres across the country. Our 13,000 employees care for and education more than 73,000 children from 61,000 families every year. Goodstart is a not-for-profit organisation, with a vision for Australia's children to have the best possible start in life. 

Careers

Early learning is one of the most rewarding careers of all. Early learning professionals have the opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of children, inspiring a love of learning that will help them reach their full potential. Goodstart is looking for talented and dedicated early learning professionals to help realise our vision for all Australia's children to have the best possible start in life. Be a part of Australia's largest long day care provider and make a big difference to the life of a child.

Student Support

We recognise the passion our students have for early childhood education and care.


We know you relish the opportunity to make a difference to the lives of the children and families you work with, knowing high-quality early learning experiences in the first five years will ensure Australia’s children have the best possible start in life.

That’s why we’re determined to support you to have an exceptional educational experience with Goodstart Institute of Early Learning. We’re committed to providing you with high-quality learning programs, dedicated support from your Trainer and Assessor and the Student Services Team, and unmatched opportunity to put your theory into practice in Goodstart centres.

Academic Support Hotline

Our Academic Hotline gives you access to our Trainer and Assessors, while our Student Services Team is available every week day and via email to help.  Academic Support is available between 8.00am and 4.30pm (AEST) Monday to Friday.  To access this service please call 1800 617 455.