BestStart Kāpiti Road Wellington

Head teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 10:45 AM 20 December 2019
Closes 02 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA4E9

Our centre in Kāpiti provides Montessori education for children aged 0 to 6 years in the beautiful township of Paraparaumu Beach. With lovely calm environments, children learn the ability to take responsibility for their own learning, understanding how to take care of themselves, others and the environment around them.
We’re now looking for a passionate head teacher to join our experienced Montessori trained teaching team. Working alongside the centre manager, you will have a natural ability to role model excellent leadership qualities and inspire and motivate others to do the same.

As a head teacher at BestStart you will have access to incredible benefits including free healthcare, discounted childcare, paid teacher registration and first aid, plus ongoing career and PLD opportunities!  

You will bring to this role:

  • B Ed/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher certification
  • A Montessori qualification or be willing to undertake Montessori training
  • Proven success working in a leadership position or a passion and vision to know what it takes to be a successful leader
  • The ability to set reasonable targets for your team and celebrate when they are achieved
  • A 'can-do' positive attitude.

We provide endless support with ongoing training and development opportunities within the region and nationally.
If this sounds like the next step for you please submit your application online today!

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Amanda Morgan, Recruitment Specialist
(021) 623 337

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA4E9

Listed 10:45 AM 20 December 2019
Closes 02 March 2020

BestStart Kāpiti Road NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Kāpiti Road

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 47136
ERO report
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Physical address:
304 Kapiti Road, Paraparaumu Beach South, Paraparaumu Beach

Postal Address:
P O Box 276177, Manukau City, South Auckland 2241