BestStart Dinsdale Waikato

Qualified teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 11:06 AM 15 July 2019
Closes 3pm 02 September 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9vxb

We are located in the Frankton suburb of Hamilton. It is a full-day education and care service, licensed for 90 children.
We have 3 rooms within the centre, Kakano, Pakiaka, and the Putiputi room.
We have a vision to help guide children who become passionate and self-motivated learners.
We have strong relationships within our community and we are looking for someone who is able to continue to drive our centre vision.
Our successful applicant will have:

  • A passion for working with preschoolers
  • A sound understanding of planning and assessment
  • An understanding of working as part of a team and have great communication skills
  • Be self-motivated, respectful, optimistic, and show kindness and compassion for others
  • Be reliable, mature, and nurturing
  • Be confident in helping children to deal with conflicts and teaching social competence
  • An understanding of Te Whāriki, and will need to be able to contribute to centre internal evaluation
  • The ability to reflect on their own practice and willing to grow with and alongside the team and have a knowledge about internal evaluations
  • Be culturally responsive
  • Be provisionally registered or registered.

If all of the above sounds like you, and you want to join an amazing team we would love to hear from you!

Please bring along learning stories and a copy of your personal philosophy to the interview.

This is a full-time, permanent position, 40 hours per week Monday to Friday. 

As a Beststart employee you will receive a competitive wage, childcare discounts, a uniform, extra sick days, healthcare insurance, training incentives and more. We provide great learning and development opportunities for children and staff alike – we’re proud of our employees and are committed to providing teachers with professional development opportunities that further develop their skills, knowledge and careers.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Alisha Metekingi
(021) 178 7623

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9vxb

Listed 11:06 AM 15 July 2019
Closes 3pm 02 September 2019

BestStart Dinsdale NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Dinsdale

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 80

Service ID: 30249
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Physical address:
8 Railside Place, Frankton-Hamilton, Hamilton

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