Team leader U2s

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 9:15 AM 09 October 2019
Closes 01 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA0FA

We are a brand-new privately owned sustainable-focused preschool opening this year offering a friendly working environment in a spacious home-like setting with great teacher:child ratios.
If you are a qualified and passionate leader who thrives on leading a team to success, who has a strong work ethic and a love for the environment, animals and sustainable practices, this is the position for you.
You would need to be a leader and a team player who has confidence and knowledge of child development with a desire to learn and grow alongside a dynamic team. You must role-model respectful practices with ngā tamariki and whānau as well as being an effective communicator and leader.
In return we offer:

  • Good salary
  • A well-resourced centre and a continuous budget to support this
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Excellent advice and guidance
  • Opportunities for career growth
  • A great supportive team to be part of
  • Childcare discounts
  • A lifestyle setting with beehives, chickens, rabbits, worm farm, an orchard and vegetable gardens that are integrated into the learning environments.

About you:

  • You will have a genuine warmth, care and passion for children
  • Supportive and dynamic leader who enjoys growth, change and driving continuous improvement
  • Excellent and effective communication skills
  • Experienced in extending learning outcomes for ngā tamariki and confident in incorporating Te Whāriki
  • Proven experience in a previous leadership role
  • Most importantly enjoy having fun in a professional environment and being involved in child-led learning and play.

If this sounds like you and you are passionate about providing children with a stimulating environment that caters to their needs and encourages play and creativity, apply now! 

Start date of this position is mid November.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Shay Dixon
(027) 599 4996

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Vacancy reference #:1HA0FA

Listed 9:15 AM 09 October 2019
Closes 01 November 2019


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