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Little Treehouse Kindergaten Auckland

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 9:38 am 22 January 2020
Closes 14 February 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA4gm

At our kindergarten we nurture trusting, respectful and reciprocal relationships which lay the foundation for learning. We offer child-initiated, play-based experiences and opportunities that encourage imagination, creative and critical thinking. We view our tamariki as individuals, as active and conscientious participants in a democratic society, confident in and capable of upholding and advocating for their rights and those of others. Do these values match with yours? 

We are looking for a passionate head teacher to lead our team of 5 teachers. We are a privately-owned kindergarten in Remuera licensed for 2 to 5-year-olds, with a strong sense of community.  

Our ideal applicant would be highly motivated, enthusiastic and passionate about high standards of care and education. 

Some of the skills that we are looking for are:

  • Strong relationship skills with children, parents and staff
  • Ability to motivate a team and work well as part of a team
  • Professionalism
  • Sound knowledge of ECE curriculum, child assessment, programme planning, self-review, legislation and policies and procedures
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Effective time management and organisational skills.

This position is supported by a manager who is actively involved in the centre on a day-to-day basis. Prior experience in a leadership position is preferred. 

For more details of our values and philosophy please see our website.

How to apply

If you support our centre values and believe that you have the required skills and experience for this position please apply by emailing your CV and cover letter to:

Allanah Attwood
admin@littletreehouse.co.nz
(09) 520 0114

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA4gm

Listed 9:38 am 22 January 2020
Closes 14 February 2020

ECE centre details

Little Treehouse Kindergaten

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 20153
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Physical address:
130 Remuera Road, Remuera, Auckland

Postal Address:
354 Riddell Rd, Glendowie, Auckland 1071