Douglas St Early Learning Centre Bay of Plenty

Registered ECE room leaders (2 positions)

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 12:43 PM 21 January 2020
Closes 16 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA4cy

Do you have an impressive range of skills and knowledge in ECE? Do you possess outstanding leadership capabilities? Are you looking for a centre that values teamwork, integrity and thoughtfulness? 

We have 2 exciting opportunities for 2 room leaders to join our passionate team of educators at our preschool. We are looking for inspiring leaders for our U2s and for our 2–3-year olds. 

We are a vibrant and welcoming centre with amazing outdoor spaces that enhance the learning opportunities of our children. There is so much to love about our centre. A feature we are most proud of is our beautiful outdoor place space! Our large natural environment fosters curiosity and comfort for children of all ages. 

As a leader with us you will also demonstrate the following attributes:

  • Have a career that reflects natural growth from teaching into a leadership role
  • A passion for innovation and driving pedagogical change through self-review
  • Ability to implement creative learning environments – seeing the environment as the third teacher
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Deputise, if required, in the absence of the centre manager
  • Skills in the use and understanding of te reo would be an advantage. 

As a valued teacher you can be assured of a great benefits package that includes:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Subsidised childcare (if applicable)
  • First aid certification and annual flu vaccines
  • Full reimbursement for teacher registration costs
  • Staff uniforms
  • Robust induction, mentoring and appraisal processes and ongoing opportunities for career growth and personal and professional development! 

Take advantage of this opportunity and apply today. 

Please note: applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

How to apply

Please send your CV, cover letter and direct enquiries to:

Pete Goddard
(07) 308 5222

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA4cy

Listed 12:43 PM 21 January 2020
Closes 16 March 2020

Douglas St Early Learning Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Douglas St Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 75

Service ID: 30248
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Physical address:
41 Douglas Street, Whakatane

Postal Address:
P O Box 628, Stanmore Bay, Whangaparaoa 0943