Gisborne Hospital Childcare & Education Centre Inc Gisborne

Head teacher

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

Listed 9:59 AM 14 November 2019
Closes 5pm 13 December 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA2Vb

We are looking to appoint a dedicated and enthusiastic head teacher. We are a community-based, not-for-profit childcare based at Gisborne Hospital.

We are looking for a great leader who will be passionate about our centre philosophy; promoting positive outcomes for all children and encouraging play and fun as meaningful ways to foster learning and development. We strongly believe in parents as first teachers and encourage, respect and support the knowledge they have of their child in a welcoming, family environment.
We are licensed for 40 children per day and have a team of 10 staff. A leader who is passionate, committed and spirited, who has a sense of humour and fun would complement the current team.

We seek a professional individual with:

  • Early childhood teacher qualifications, including full registration with the New Zealand Teaching Council
  • Minimum of 5 years' management experience
  • Proven ability to manage workflow through being well-organised and flexible in approaching day-to-day activities
  • Commitment to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi and informing bicultural practice is essential
  • Commitment to sharing knowledge and learning with other staff
  • Capacity to build and maintain effective working relationships with other staff
  • Willingness to address challenges in a positive and proactive manner
  • Flexibility, enthusiastic and responsive to change.

In this exciting role you will be accountable for leading, managing and supporting the team to achieve defined objectives, goals and behaviours to ensure centre success.

If this sounds like the right adventure for you, then apply today!

How to apply

Job description available upon request. Please email a letter of application, CV and references to:

Jessee Pomare, Office Manager
423 Ormond Rd, Gisborne
(06) 869 0543

Vacancy reference #:1HA2Vb

Listed 9:59 AM 14 November 2019
Closes 5pm 13 December 2019

Gisborne Hospital Childcare & Education Centre Inc NZ

ECE centre details

Gisborne Hospital Childcare & Education Centre Inc

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 55005
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Physical address:
423 Ormond Road, Mangapapa, Gisborne

Postal Address:
423 Ormond Road, Gisborne, Gisborne 4010