BestStart Avondale Auckland

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 9:38 AM 07 October 2019
Closes 20 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA0Av

We are currently seeking an inspirational, enthusiastic, passionate, motivated, and organised head teacher to lead our Manawa infants room.
The ideal applicant will need to be ECE qualified with full registration and a minimum of 3 years' teaching experience. This position will be a great opportunity to take up a leadership role or is ideal for an experienced head teacher looking for a change.
We offer great teachers some amazing benefits:

  • A competitive wage
  • Healthcare insurance
  • Discounted childcare
  • Paid staff meetings
  • Fabulous professional development and career prospects!

Relationships are everything to us, so your ability to be an effective communicator and be able to build and maintain professional, collaborative relationships with the team, children, parents and whānau is critical to your success.
In this position you’ll be responsible for effectively leading, inspiring, motivating and supporting the team with the following attributes:

  • Self-motivated
  • Innovative
  • Reflective and prepared to think beyond the boundaries
  • Ability to create a warm and welcoming environment for all children and whānau
  • Calm, respectful and enthusiastic to provide quality care for children
  • Ability to build and maintain professional and respectful relationships with your team
  • Strong understanding of internal evaluations (self-review), programme planning and assessment
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to plan, implement and evaluate exciting age-appropriate activities and experiences for children
  • Passion for provocation.

We are a strong team with a common goal, to provide educational excellence for our children. 

If this sounds like the role for you, apply now or call Monika: ph (09) 828 9082.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Nicky Bryant
(021) 922 667

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA0Av

Listed 9:38 AM 07 October 2019
Closes 20 October 2019

BestStart Avondale NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Avondale

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 95

Service ID: 20280
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Physical address:
18-20 Wolverton Street, Avondale, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 276177, Manukau City, South Auckland 2241