Kinderen (B) Daycare Centre Taranaki

ECE head teacher preschool

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 9:32 AM 06 March 2019
Closes 5pm 15 March 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9rqz

This is a rare opportunity to join our small team in our privately owned centre as head teacher of the preschool centre (2–6-year-olds). 

This position requires someone who:

  • Has full New Zealand early childhood registration and preferably at least one year's experience in a leadership role
  • Is a positive and energetic educator who is passionate, caring and committed to providing the best outcomes for children
  • Is forward-thinking with excellent communication and reflective practice
  • Has excellent time management, problem solving and organisational skills
  • Has a kind and nurturing demeanour, able to teach in a positive and inclusive way. 

You will be working with a team of enthusiastic and dedicated teachers and supported by a collaborative, passionate owner who loves seeing growth in their centre, the children and the teachers. Being a small team, we can make and action decisions quickly and without a mountain of bureaucracy. 

Our centre is situated in the heart of New Plymouth. We are privately owned with small child numbers and high teacher ratios. We believe in creating a ‘home-away-from-home’ for young children and their whānau.

Our mission statement is simple and has not changed in the last 32 years, it states that 'children will be cared for in a warm and loving environment, which stimulates and promotes good health and learning'. Our centre is not just a place to work, it is a family.

This position will start 25 March.

If this sounds like you then please apply.

We look forward to meeting you.

Please check our website for more information about us.

How to apply

Please email for a full job description. Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Shona Flannery, Centre Manager
66 Buller St, New Plymouth
(027) 435 1806

Download our application form
Application For Employment Form Jan 2017 v2

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9rqz

Listed 9:32 AM 06 March 2019
Closes 5pm 15 March 2019

Kinderen (B) Daycare Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Kinderen (B) Daycare Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 28

Service ID: 50503
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Physical address:
31 Buller Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address:
66 Buller Street, New Plymouth, Taranaki 4312