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Happy Feet Preschool Bay of Plenty

ECE team leader–2 to 5 years

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:10 am 09 January 2020
Closes 17 January 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA4Lr

We are seeking a qualified head teacher to join our team. We are looking for someone who is a team player and has the mentoring and coaching skills to support 1 beginning student teacher (1st year) in their professional development as well as providing positive outcomes for children.

We are a small, privately owned centre (25 children) where budgets and business are not the focus for our centre.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Holds ECE teacher's certification in NZ with a strong understanding of the Te Whāriki curriculum
  • Demonstrates strong leadership skills
  • Has a background or active interest in programme and curriculum planning
  • Enjoys a professional and enthusiastic approach to working with whānau and community
  • Is committed to ongoing personal development and understanding of leadership.


In return we offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • First aid certification
  • Free childcare
  • Professional development for teachers' growth.

If this sounds like you and you are passionate about providing children with a stimulating environment that caters to their needs and encourages play and creativity, apply now!

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Vennesa White, Centre Manager
happyfeetopotiki@yahoo.co.nz
(027) 958 9366

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA4Lr

Listed 9:10 am 09 January 2020
Closes 17 January 2020

ECE centre details

Happy Feet Preschool

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 25

Service ID: 46574
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Physical address:
5 Woodlands Road, Opotiki

Postal Address:
5 Woodlands Road, Opotiki