Oakfields - Little Oaks Preschool Ltd South Island

Head teacher U2 classroom

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 10:32 am 14 August 2018
Closes 3pm 08 October 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9jyd

Our preschool is a beautiful new purpose-built rural centre in Amberley, North Canterbury. 

A privately-owned preschool with a caring supportive team who will enable you to develop to a new level in your early childhood career.
We have a wonderful new building including a big playground area in a quiet subdivision. 
Our philosophy is focused on music, movement and art. We are committed to positive learning outcomes for children.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, passionate head teacher for our U2 classroom who enjoys working in and contributing to a positive friendly team focused on best outcomes for children. 

Applicant must have:

  • A professional and positive attitude
  • Great communication with a sense of fun
  • Friendly, calm disposition
  • Ability to lead other professionals
  • Able to build strong trusting relationships with Tamariki, whānau and team
  • Proven experience in curriculum delivery, programme planning, self-reviews and assessment processes
  • Enjoy taking part in professional development.

*Self motivated to be the best leader and teacher she/he can be.


Applicants must have ECE qualifications and up-to-date teacher registration. NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa is essential.

How to apply

Please email CV and covering letter including a copy of passport or driver's licence to:

Adriane Stone or Jo Macfarlane
137 Carters Rd, Amberley 7410
(027) 446 4086

Download our application form

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9jyd

Listed 10:32 am 14 August 2018
Closes 3pm 08 October 2018

ECE centre details

Oakfields - Little Oaks Preschool Ltd

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 65

Service ID: 47318
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Physical address:
1 Rosewood Drive, Amberley

Postal Address:
P O Box 137, Amberley, Christchurch 7481