Portland Kindergarten Northland

Head teacher – Northland 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 8:27 AM 25 October 2019
Closes 2pm 14 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA17G

Salary scale K2.

We are seeking an experienced and motivated head teacher to be part of an established team of teachers in Portland, Whangarei. This 4-teacher, all-day model kindergarten currently operates Monday to Friday and is licensed for 29, 2–6-year-olds.

The applicant will be required to demonstrate their experience and knowledge of the Enviroschools Kaupapa and their commitment and understanding of the running of a nature programme.

NKA are seeking a head teacher who values and utilises teachers' skills and expertise in both the nature programme and the teaching and learning environment and has experience, understanding and knowledge of all aspects of pedagogical leadership. 

The successful applicant will also be able to support the current teaching team and community on their journey of weaving their understanding and practice of Te Ao Māori in an early childhood context and setting.

This kindergarten is part of a network of 22 kindergartens within the NKA. The kindergarten is supported by a professional practice and management team.

Applicants must hold a minimum Dip Tch (ECE) or higher qualification, current registration and first aid certificate.

How to apply

Download an application pack and position description from the website or email/phone for an application pack and position description. Send applications to:

Carol Wati, Appointments Secretary
Box 4005, Kamo 0141
appointments@nka.org.nz
(09) 435 9099 extn 2

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA17G

Listed 8:27 AM 25 October 2019
Closes 2pm 14 November 2019

Portland Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Portland Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 29

Service ID: 5016
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Physical address:
12 Portland School Road, Portland

Postal Address:
P O Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141