Kids Barn Childcare Centre Taranaki

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 10:03 AM 09 November 2018
Closes 5pm 07 December 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9nx9

If you are a natural leader who is committed to best practice, know you can engage others in a special way, and are looking for a step up in your career or a change in your current role, this role might be the perfect opportunity for you!

We pride ourselves on being an open, interactive centre where our tamariki and whānau know they have a place to belong. We have a spacious environment with gardens, an orchard and many animals. We place huge importance on the natural environment and promote positive interactions with and in nature. We would love to have someone join our team who loves nature and the environment as much as we do.

We are looking for someone who is committed to supporting us in continuing a culture of kindness and respect and has a passion and dedication to tamariki in a play-based environment. You will be joining a team that works cohesively together and strives to ensure that routines are respectful, smooth and flexible to meet the needs of our tamariki at their level and pace.

The ideal person for this position would:

  • Thrive on creating an environment that encourages communication, learning and laughter
  • Have an affinity for the natural environment
  • Have a positive and collaborative leadership and working style
  • Demonstrate initiative and sound decision making skills
  • Have experience in effective curriculum planning and internal evaluation
  • Be a positive role model to your team and enjoy mentoring and growing them
  • Be able to develop positive and professional relationships with children, parents and whānau and the team
  • Be highly organised and flexible, and have a commitment to professional practice
  • Be willing to get involved in our community and parent events.

How to apply

For an application pack and for information about the centre please email/phone:

Kirsten Gilberd, Centre Manager/Owner
(06) 278 8592

Vacancy reference #:1H9nx9

Listed 10:03 AM 09 November 2018
Closes 5pm 07 December 2018

Kids Barn Childcare Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Kids Barn Childcare Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 62

Service ID: 46200
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Physical address:
129 Fairfield Road, Hawera

Postal Address:
129 Fairfield Road, Hawera 4610