ELCM - Takanini Auckland

Team leader

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Senior teacher

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

Listed 9:22 AM 19 December 2019
Closes 4pm 10 January 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA49M

Are you interested in working for a community-based organisation that places children before profit?

We are like a richly resourced treasure tucked away in our local community. Our large centre is privileged to have a positive reputation, full rolls and an ever-growing wait list.

After 6 years open, our preschool team leader is leaving some big shoes to fill!

Do you:

  • Lead and teach from the heart?
  • Model respectful practices and value relationships?
  • Enjoy and grow professional collaboration amongst your team, with the ability to draw out individual strengths for the benefit of all?
  • Value reflective practice and professional discussion?
  • Foster a healthy culture for teachers and children to live and learn in?
  • Have strong and effective communication skills that build Whānaungatanga with a diverse learning community?
  • Have sound working knowledge around planning, assessment and evaluation?
  • Write high-quality authentic documentation that captures learning journeys?
  • Value and create beautiful learning spaces that foster ongoing inquiry and wonder for children?

We offer you:

  • High-quality teaching and learning spaces with a very large natural outdoor environment
  • The leadership of a team of 7 passionate preschool teachers who keep children at the heart of what they do each day
  • 6 hours' non-contact a week, 6 weeks' annual leave, a mid-year 2-day team development hui and other quality professional development opportunities
  • The opportunity to work alongside a supportive, experienced centre manager and additional team leader of our infant and toddlers.

Potential applicants are encouraged to visit our centre in Takanini. Please contact Jude: ph (09) 974 4718 or email to arrange a suitable time for a visit or for further information.

Applicants require a BEd/Dip Tch (ECE), current first aid certificate and current teacher registration practising certificate and must be eligible to work in New Zealand. 

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

(09) 299 8361

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA49M

Listed 9:22 AM 19 December 2019
Closes 4pm 10 January 2020

ELCM - Takanini NZ

ECE centre details

ELCM - Takanini

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 96

Service ID: 46356
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Physical address:
8 Oakleigh Avenue, Takanini, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 93, Takanini, Auckland 2245