Kidsfirst Kindergartens Riccarton Canterbury

Head teacher – Kidsfirst Kindergartens

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 11:42 AM 31 May 2019
Closes 4pm 12 June 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9uSo


  • Fantastic leadership opportunity
  • Head teacher Salary Scale K2

This is a 3-teacher kindergarten with a roll of 30/20. Duties to commence the beginning of term 2, 22 July.               

Kidsfirst is one of New Zealand's largest and most successful early childhood education providers. There's a network of over 60 well-resourced, but individual services, each with their own unique character.

With firm community roots and a not-for-profit status, the Kidsfirst focus is firmly where it should be – on the tamariki and their whānau.

Kidsfirst is a progressive organisation that remains current and relevant after more than 100 years. 

Why should I work for Kidsfirst?

  • The stability of a long-established and respected provider
  • A professional structure with experienced teaching staff and a strong focus on professional development
  • Focused solely on high-quality learning outcomes for tamariki. 

If you want to make a difference to tamariki, whānau and their communities then take this opportunity and apply today!

How to apply

Please complete the kindergarten teacher / head teacher application form on the Careers page of our website

Karyn Willetts, Manager, Human Resources
(03) 338 1303

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9uSo

Listed 11:42 AM 31 May 2019
Closes 4pm 12 June 2019

Kidsfirst Kindergartens Riccarton NZ

ECE centre details

Kidsfirst Kindergartens Riccarton

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 5450
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Physical address:
19 Harakeke Street, Riccarton, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 8089, Riccarton, Christchurch 8440