BestStart Waitangirua Wellington

Head teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 9:53 AM 11 September 2018
Closes 12 November 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9k_i

Are you a curriculum superstar with a proven track record in planning quality programmes for infants and toddlers? Are you innovative, driven and passionate about growing little minds?

If you are ready to take the next step in your career and are keen to join a dynamic and dedicated team that is growing neighbourhood heroes, then our kindy is looking for you! 

Our infant and toddler room provides a calm yet stimulating environment for children to thrive in. We are now looking for someone to complement our existing team and take a leading role in delivering high-quality education with a mix of love, laughter and play-based learning.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Holds an ECE teaching qualification BEd/Dip (ECE) Level 7 or above
  • Has a thorough knowledge of Te Whāriki and strong skills in assessment practice
  • Enjoys a professional and enthusiastic approach to working with whānau and community
  • Demonstrates strong leadership skills
  • Is committed to ongoing personal development and understanding of leadership
  • Has a background or active interest in programme and curriculum planning.

As a BestStart employee, you will be supported through regular professional development related to your teaching practice and leadership skills. You will engage in regular one-on-one coaching sessions with your centre manager and area manager to support you in your practices. Your hard work and commitment to providing excellence in education and care will be rewarded with a competitive salary package which includes uniforms, health insurance and discounted childcare.

To apply for this awesome leadership opportunity, go to the BestStart Careers page and apply now. We look forward to receiving your application.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

How to apply

Please apply through our website.

Amanda Morgan, Recruitment Specialist
(021) 623 337

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9k_i

Listed 9:53 AM 11 September 2018
Closes 12 November 2018

BestStart Waitangirua NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Waitangirua

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 87

Service ID: 46411
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Physical address:
3 Button Lane, Waitangirua, Porirua

Postal Address:
P O Box 276177, Manukau City, South Auckland 2241