BestStart Te Atatu Peninsula Auckland

Assistant manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 11:15 AM 05 November 2018
Closes 26 November 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9nXb

Ready for your next leadership step? Looking for a settled, diverse and fun filled centre?!

We are a purpose-built centre located on the peninsula and licensed for 100 children. Our centre is made up of 3 separate age appropriate rooms each with a head teacher overseeing the programme. We provide a rich learning environment for our children and families and have a team of qualified teachers passionate about children's learning. 

As part of the BestStart family, we offer great teachers a competitive remuneration package and excellent professional learning opportunities to develop the best teaching professionals. Our teachers receive medical insurance, discounted childcare benefits, generous non-contact time per week, extra sick days and training incentives.

We are inviting applications for an experienced and enthusiastic assistant manager/head teacher in our preschool room, who can inspire and lead a small team of teachers while supporting the centre manager in continuing to develop and support our team to grow. You will be experienced in planning and assessment, leading a quality programme and implementing creative ways of encouraging learning within the Te Whāriki curriculum.

As a strong communicator, you will confidently mentor, lead and grow the team and received mentoring to further develop your skills. Ability to build strong relationships will be among your key strengths; as well as a sense of humour, maturity and high levels of initiative and professionalism. An understanding of working with children with diverse needs would be an advantage.

If you are interested in being part of the BestStart team – call Kylie for a confidential chat: ph (09) 834 9669.

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

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Nicky Bryant
(021) 922 667

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9nXb

Listed 11:15 AM 05 November 2018
Closes 26 November 2018

BestStart Te Atatu Peninsula NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Te Atatu Peninsula

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 100

Service ID: 10060
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Physical address:
5 Cellarmans Street, Te Atatu Peninsula, Auckland

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