Summerland Kindergarten Auckland

ECE head teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

Listed 12:32 PM 18 November 2019
Closes 11.55pm 29 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA2j3

Our friendly team are seeking an experienced and passionate head teacher.  If you are a qualified and fully registered ECE teacher with 5+ years experience and proven leadership skills, this could be the position for you for 2020 and beyond!

At AKA, we provide exceptional early childhood education experiences for children and their families (whānau) Auckland-wide. Our kindergartens and KiNZ centres are magical places where young Aucklanders get the very best start to prepare for school, building the foundations for a lifetime of learning.  

For success in this role, you will be:

  • A capable leader – encouraging, developing and mentoring others for success
  • Committed to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi, leading by example in delivering a bicultural experience including te reo, Tikanga Māori and Te Whāriki within the kindergarten
  • Comfortable balancing day-to-day operations and staff management functions alongside relationship management and teaching duties
  • Financially and operationally minded, enthusiastic about maintaining high operating standards
  • A role model for delivering a high-quality education programme
  • Driven by a strong play-based philosophy
  • Capable using a range of technological resources to extend learning, and using ICT as a teaching tool
  • Community-focused, and a successful relationship builder to nurture our diverse community connections
  • A fun and hands-on teacher
  • Passionate about achieving great outcomes with children
  • Knowledgeable about people management, employment legislation and ECE and Health and Safety regulations

If you are this multitalented head teacher, then please 'Apply Now' using the link provided. We look forward to hearing from you.

To find out more about Summerland Kindergarten, click here.

The terms and conditions of this position are set out in the Kindergarten Teachers', Head Teachers', and Senior Teachers' Collective Agreement 2017-2019

Note: 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
(09) 300 1870

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA2j3

Listed 12:32 PM 18 November 2019
Closes 11.55pm 29 November 2019

Summerland Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Summerland Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 10314
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Physical address:
62A Summerland Drive, Henderson, Auckland

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