We are looking for an extraordinary person to lead our centre in Gisborne. As a fully registered ECE teacher you will be a natural leader and will be instrumental in leading, developing and inspiring a team of talented teachers.
We are no ordinary childcare centre; the unique, innovative and holistic approach to early childhood education means that children, staff and families are given the individual attention needed to thrive.
Suitable applicants will possess the following qualities:
Have a career that reflects natural growth from teaching into a leadership role
A passion for innovation and driving pedagogical change through self-review
Ability to implement creative learning environments – seeing the environment as the third teacher
Outstanding communication skills with the ability to form strong relationships with staff, tamariki and whānau
Love for learning and professional growth
Understanding of the Reggio Emilia approach to education (although not essential)
Love for Māori culture and language
Resiliency to problem solve and grow
High emotional intelligence with the ability to communicate with empathy
Passion and desire to mentor and inspire your team
Ability to help write and implement strong centre policies
ECE registered and qualified.
What’s in it for you?
The chance to be a part of an innovative service and grow professionally
A competitive salary package including subsidised childcare (if applicable), first aid certification, flu vaccination, financial support to maintain full registration
Ongoing professional development.
This is a fantastic opportunity so do not hesitate, apply now.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa and full driver's licence.
How to apply
Please send your CV, cover letter and direct enquiries to: