Roslyn Kindergarten Manawatu/Whanganui

Head teacher – Ruahine Kindergarten Association

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 10:35 AM 17 September 2019
Closes 5pm 11 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9ypx

RKA is a community-based not-for-profit organisation with a child-centred approach. Due to the incumbent moving on to a fantastic new opportunity, a rare vacancy has arisen for a head teacher to join the team in a permanent full-time role. This role will support the teaching team within a 40-place licence. 

A relevant ECE qualification, full teacher registration, current first aid certificate and proven ICT skills are a must.

In addition, the preferred applicant will also demonstrate the following:

  • Demonstrated strength in leadership, self-confidence and the ability to support and build their team
  • A positive team player who values collaborative working relationships, listening and thinks creatively
  • Self-awareness, effective communication, deep reflection and the ability to promote reflection in others
  • Elevated professional ethics and knowledge and commitment to pursuing quality with the team
  • The disposition to deal with challenges positively
  • A commitment to whanaungatanga and bicultural practices
  • Open to innovation with a growth mindset and a clear vision
  • Proven administrative capability
  • A forward thinker who is responsive to change
  • Ability to build relationships in a tight-knit community and work with a large number of children and whānau
  • Strong bicultural skills and the ability to work within an already established community tikanga.

In return RKA will welcome you as a valued member of our extended whānau while offering generous ongoing professional support; quality continuous professional development that is second to none; 6 weeks plus 1 day annual leave; pay parity with primary teachers; and 12½ hours of non-contact time per week!

Sound like your cup of tea? Don’t hesitate, please apply.

How to apply

Complete the teacher application process on our website. Please apply ONLY through our website.

Katrina Ives
vacancies@rka.org.nz
(06) 357 8264

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9ypx

Listed 10:35 AM 17 September 2019
Closes 5pm 11 October 2019

Roslyn Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Roslyn Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5265
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Physical address:
9 Andrew Avenue, Roslyn, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
26 Taonui Street, Palmerston North 4410