BestStart Queenstown Otago

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 10:52 AM 27 February 2019
Closes 07 April 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9rcA

We are looking for a qualified teacher with a BEd/Dip Tch (ECE) Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher certification, with experience that excels in effective open communication and leadership, and a great sense of humour to work with children aged 3 months to 5 years.

As head teacher, your main responsibilities will include leading and guiding your team in all day-to-day functions, ensuring ECE regulations and compliance are adhered to. Providing effective leadership to encourage and support the teachers to ensure the delivery of quality education and care will be key. You’ll also be able to attend regular staff meetings outside of work time.

Our ideal candidate will have: 
  • Proven success working in a management or leadership position
  • Ability to promote the centre to the local community
  • Ability to set reasonable targets for your team and celebrate when they are achieved
  • Strong administration/financial background would be desirable
  • A ‘can-do’ positive attitude.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Sophie Pine
queenstown.manager@best-start.org
(03) 442 6822

Download our application form
Application for Employment vdd8a6c237b

Vacancy reference #:1H9rcA

Listed 10:52 AM 27 February 2019
Closes 07 April 2019

BestStart Queenstown NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Queenstown

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 75

Service ID: 65156
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Physical address:
18 B Hamilton Road, Queenstown

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