BestStart South Road 1 Taranaki

Head teacher - BestStart South

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 5:53 PM 16 September 2018
Closes 12 November 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9kpH

Here at BestStart South Road we are looking for someone full of enthusiasm and passion to join us as head teacher!

Our small, community focused centre is actively engaged in the community in which we serve and we demonstrate a strong relationship with the community/whanau that we operate in.
We are searching for an amazing head teacher to lead our experienced and motivated team as we continue to deliver exceptional early childhood education to our tamariki.
Does this sound like you?
We are looking for someone with strong leadership skills with a passion for curriculum and community engagement.
You will also have the following skills/attributes:
  • 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
  • Is committed to ongoing personal development and understanding of leadership
  • Has a background or active interest in programme and curriculum planning
  • Be a collaborative team player and a great role model
  • Be an excellent communicator (written and verbal)
  • Displays a high level of initiative
What we offer you
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 to support you in your practices and your hard work and commitment will be rewarded with a competitive salary package which includes uniforms, health insurance and generous discounted childcare.

To apply for this awesome leadership opportunity at BestStart South please click apply now. We look forward to receiving your application!

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Amanda Morgan - Recruitment Specialist
(021) 623 337

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9kpH

Listed 5:53 PM 16 September 2018
Closes 12 November 2018

BestStart South Road 1 NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart South Road 1

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 44

Service ID: 50093
ERO report
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Physical address:
289 South Road, Hawera

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