Learning Adventures Ashhurst Manawatu/Whanganui

ECE certified head teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:27 AM 23 July 2019
Closes 16 August 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9w8C

Our centre is nestled in the heart of the semirural village of Ashhurst. We are a small and welcoming early childhood centre of the highest quality with amazing large outdoor spaces. Our team of passionate, supportive and dedicated kaiako work closely with our children to unlock their potential, planting the seeds for a lifelong love of learning setting them up for a bright future, and we want you to join us.

We're looking for an exceptional and committed leader to join our dedicated, fun koru (infant) room team!

Our offer to you:

  • Work with a collaborative manager who loves seeing growth in our centre, children and team
  • A well-resourced centre to cater to your imagination and teaching
  • Professional development opportunities
  • The chance to inspire and motivate your team to achieve success individually and as a team
  • A place to share your ideas, influence the practices linked to our philosophy, all policies, procedures and regulations
  • Sufficient non-contact hours to ensure effective programme planning, documentation and reflection
  • Subsidised childcare (50% in your first year, 75% after 12 months).

As the head teacher you will be responsible for:

  • Building and role modelling strong relationships with your team, children and centre whānau
  • Actively role modelling positive interactions with all children
  • Work closely and collaboratively with the centre manager to ensure the smooth operation of the centre
  • Lead and inspire your teaching team through critical reflection to improve outcomes for learners.

What we are seeking is a head teacher who:

  • Holds a valid New Zealand recognised ECE teacher qualification with current registration
  • Is a natural leader committed to education ready to inspire others
  • Can demonstrate commitment to continuous learning and professional practice
  • Has a passionate, caring, flexible and fun personality with practices that align with the RIE philosophies
  • Has excellent communication skills.

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

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Katrina Tolomaki
(09) 869 4051

Vacancy reference #:1H9w8C

Listed 9:27 AM 23 July 2019
Closes 16 August 2019

Learning Adventures Ashhurst NZ

ECE centre details

Learning Adventures Ashhurst

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 50036
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Physical address:
1 Pembroke Street, Ashhurst

Postal Address:
P O Box 105843, Auckland City, Auckland 1143