Kahikatea Kindergarten Hurdon Taranaki

Head teacher –Kindergartens Taranaki

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

Listed 9:16 AM 24 July 2019
Closes 3pm 05 August 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9w9J

  • We are looking for a leader who serves others; has strengths in mentoring and collectively working alongside tamariki, colleagues, whānau and community to foster pathways for future generations.
  • Are you knowledgeable about Te Ao Māori and committed to ensuring that te reo Māori not only survives but thrives?
  • Are you courageous, strong and resilient to change, can overcome challenges and able to lead others by remaining positive and future-focused?
  • Are you able to inspire, motivate and support teachers to continually improve teaching and learning?
  • Are you able to lead and support others in working towards a shared strategic vision of the Kindergarten Association? 

About this role

  • At the kindergarten you would lead a team of 3 other teachers, plus support staff, to provide a high-quality programme for tamariki
  • This kindergarten has a stunning environment and actively engages in a whole centre approach to Enviroschools
  • This kindergarten has strong whānau support and established relationships with schools and support services.

What we offer you

  • As part of Kindergarten Taranaki, you have the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of the KTCA and ongoing professional development opportunities
  • You will be part of a professional network of 24 head teachers and supported by the professional team
  • Ongoing support with assessment / internal evaluation / teaching as inquiry / educative mentoring and pedagogical leadership and management
  • We encourage all kindergartens to be involved in Enviroschools, Incredible Years, Healthy Heart and to be part of a deepening cultural journey to strengthen Te Ao Māori across the organisation.

All applicants must hold a NZ recognised ECE qualification and current registration. For further information about our kindergartens and to download an application pack go to our website www.kindergartentaranaki.co.nz

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Appointments Secretary
(027) 639 9830

Download our application form
Application pack Head Teacher 2019 v2

Vacancy reference #:1H9w9J

Listed 9:16 AM 24 July 2019
Closes 3pm 05 August 2019

Kahikatea Kindergarten Hurdon NZ

ECE centre details

Kahikatea Kindergarten Hurdon

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5220
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Physical address:
357 Tukapa Street RD 1, New Plymouth

Postal Address:
P O Box 655, New Plymouth 4340