Beach Kids Waihi Bay of Plenty

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 11:06 am 01 July 2019
Closes 3pm 29 July 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9vaM

We are a privately-owned family business comprising 3 early childhood centres in the Waihi, Waihi Beach area. We have been in the early childhood sector for 30 years.

We are seeking a qualified head teacher to join our professional team of early childhood teachers at the Waihi centre. 

Our centre operates out of a new purpose-built centre licensed for 50 preschoolers and is divided into 3 separate areas 0–2, 2–4, 4–6 year olds.

The position we are offering is a permanent teaching position. We are looking for someone who is a great communicator and has the mentoring and coaching skills to support a team of committed teachers in their professional development as well as providing positive outcomes for children.

Skill set we are seeking:

  • Holds ECE teacher's certification in NZ
  • Understands and implements Te Whāriki with specific skills in assessment practice
  • Demonstrates strong leadership skills
  • Has a background or active interest in programme and curriculum planning
  • Is committed to ongoing personal development and understanding of leadership
  • Shows commitment to the growth and development of the business.
  • Is interested in the development of a 'Forest School Programme'.

If this sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.

Good remuneration package offered. 


How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Eilleen Coulter, Director Beach Kids
76 Dillon St, Waihi Beach 3611
(027) 579 3052

Vacancy reference #:1H9vaM

Listed 11:06 am 01 July 2019
Closes 3pm 29 July 2019

ECE centre details

Beach Kids Waihi

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 47270
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Physical address:
4 Elliott Street, Waihi

Postal Address:
76 Dillon Street, Waihi Beach 3611