Little Sunbeams Central Hawke's Bay

Head teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

English, Te reo Māori, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 9:46 am 11 December 2019
Closes 4pm 25 December 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA3pi

We are committed to quality care and education of all mokopuna. We believe that total quality management and financial autonomy ensures we provide a service focused on mokopuna and whānau needs, continually seeking ways to improve.


Minimum Dip Tch (ECE) and full teachers registration. A current police check, current driver’s licence, and current first aid certificate. Be skilled and experienced in the education and care of infants, toddlers and young children.


Display a productive, organised and efficient work ethic. Display a commitment to the total needs of our centre – Tore o Puanga. Represent the organisation both internally and externally in a positive, professional and confidential manner. Support the organisation’s staff members and the community through cooperative, loyal and professional actions.

Health and safety

Ensure the health, safety and wellbeing of children and staff at the service. Uphold health and safety standards in the workplace.

Working with ages 2–5-years-old

Other key areas:

  • Compliance
  • Peformance appraisals
  • Policy and procedure review/development
  • Maintaining adult:child ratios
  • Child protection
  • Liaise between staff/parents/caregivers/guardians/whānau/management
  • Mentoring and leadership
  • Professional development
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Assessment, planning and evaluation.

How to apply

Please email your CV and direct enquiries to:

Darshae Luki
308 Beresford St, Saint Leonards, Hastings 4120
(022) 042 2749

Download our confidential referees report

Download our application form

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA3pi

Listed 9:46 am 11 December 2019
Closes 4pm 25 December 2019

ECE centre details

Little Sunbeams Central

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 55492
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Physical address:
502 Southhampton Street, Akina, Hastings

Postal Address:
303 Lascelles Street, Saint Leonards, Hastings 4120