Howick Kindergarten Auckland

ECE 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 12:06 PM 10 September 2019
Closes 11.55pm 27 September 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9yN0

An exciting opportunity has come up for an experienced and dynamic head teacher to join our friendly and successful team at this kindergarten for 40 hours per week.

As well as being a qualified, registered and fully certified ECE teacher with over 5 years’ experience, you will also have a strong background in providing professional leadership, to support, develop and empower a multi-talented team. You will be someone who leads by example, to role model delivery of a high-quality education programme. You will also be an empowering leader who grows and supports others to be successful, within a high-performing culture. Most important is your passion for what we do in achieving great outcomes with children, and for being the best leader you can be. 

For success in this role, you will also need to:

  • Advocate for and support the implementation of practices that reflect and incorporate te reo and Tikanga Māori and Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • Lead by example in delivering a bicultural experience
  • Demonstrate a sound understanding of Te Whāriki, the NZ ECE curriculum
  • Demonstrate a strong knowledge of current ECE theories and practices
  • Be financially and operationally minded, to manage and maintain high operating standards
  • Create a welcoming and inclusive community spirit within the kindergarten, and present a positive profile for the kindergarten in the community, growing key connections
  • Demonstrate a sound working knowledge of people management, employment legislation, ECE and health and safety regulations.

If you are this enthusiastic and collaborative head teacher, with a strong community focus and business acumen, then we'd love to hear from you!

For more information about Howick Kindergarten, click here

You must have the legal right to work in New Zealand to be considered for this position.

How to apply

Please apply online using the link provided.

Robyn Mackay, Senior Recruitment Advisor
Box 6933, Wellesley St, Auckland 1141
(09) 300 1870

Download our application form
Head Teacher Position Description Final May16

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9yN0

Listed 12:06 PM 10 September 2019
Closes 11.55pm 27 September 2019

Howick Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Howick Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5058
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Physical address:
51 Wellington Street, Howick, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 6933, Wellesley Street, Auckland 1141