Head teacher – Hutt City Kindergartens
Who are we?
At HCK our teaching teams are passionate about new ideas and innovations and we welcome teachers who can share in that passion.
Our association offers strong support and guidance for certificating teachers as well as exciting professional development opportunities. You will have access to excellent resources and the opportunity to be part of a large network of qualified teachers and the leadership, guidance and support from our senior teacher team.
We are looking for a resilient, energetic, passionate and dedicated head teacher to lead this team.
The team strongly believe in child-led play, and providing them with a tranquil place to build friendships and discover the world. They work hard to earn the trust of the children by being fair and role-modelling good social skills.
Working as a team with children, parents, caregivers and families is something our teachers really enjoy. The couches in the family corner provide whānau with a place to chat, make friends and watch their children play.
We nurture a sense of respect and belonging.
Play is authentic and is familiar in context to the children, and this is reflected in our programmes.
The heart of the kindergarten radiates around reciprocal relationships with children, parents/whānau and teachers – forming a community of learners.
We are looking for an experienced early childhood educational leader to lead the team, tamariki and whānau at the kindergarten.
More information regarding the position can be found on our website, a position description for our head teacher role can be found at the following link.
We welcome applicants to visit the kindergarten prior to application.
If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, please apply. Please phone Susan; (04) 920 9810 to set up a time for a visit.
How to apply
Complete our online application form by clicking here or download our application form and email to:
(04) 920 9841
ECE centre details
31 Boulcott Street, Boulcott, Lower Hutt
Unit 4 125 Naenae Road, Naenae, Lower Hutt 5011