Lincoln North 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 12:18 PM 07 October 2019
Closes 23.55pm 30 September 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9yrM

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and dynamic head teacher to join our friendly and dedicated team at this kindergarten.

A qualified, registered and fully certified ECE teacher with over 5 years' experience, you will also have strong professional leadership experience, to support and empower a multi-talented team. You will lead by example, to role model a high-quality education programme, and oversee successful operational performance. You will be an empowering leader who grows and supports others to succeed. Most important is your passion for what we do in achieving great outcomes with children, and for being the best leader you can. 

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

  • Create a welcoming and inclusive community spirit within the kindergarten, and present a positive profile in the community
  • Innovate, and think outside the box
  • Communicate with confidence and build relationships
  • Demonstrate a sound working knowledge of people management, employment legislation, ECE and health and safety regulations
  • Be financially and operationally minded, to manage and maintain high operating standards
  • Collaborate with the administrator to maintain and oversee enrolments and waiting lists
  • Support the implementation of practices that incorporate te reo, Tikanga Māori and Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • Lead by example in delivering a bicultural experience 
  • Demonstrate a sound working knowledge of Te Whāriki, the NZ ECE curriculum
  • Demonstrate a strong knowledge of current ECE theories and practices.

If you are this enthusiastic and collaborative leader, with a strong community focus and business acumen, then please use the link provided to apply. We look forward to hearing from you. 

For more information about this kindergarten, click here.

Further information about the terms and conditions of this position are set out in the Kindergarten teachers, Head Teachers and Senior Teachers Collective Agreement 2017–2019 

Applicants 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
Robyn.Mackay@aka.org.nz
(09) 300 1870

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9yrM

Listed 12:18 PM 07 October 2019
Closes 23.55pm 30 September 2019

Lincoln North Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Lincoln North Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5095
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Physical address:
47 A Longburn Road, Henderson, Auckland

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