Beststart Melling Wellington

Preschool 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 9:50 AM 13 February 2020
Closes 28 February 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA5RF

We are passionate about using our vibrant community as a kete of knowledge. If you’re a head teacher who demonstrates respect, kindness, fun and positivity within your teaching practice – this could be the job for you!
This role will see you lead our preschool team of kaiako to provide a stimulating, challenging and inviting environment for our tamariki. You will work alongside 2 other head teachers and a motivated, inspiring centre manager who will support you every step of the way.
We’re looking for a passionate and motivated leader who excels in effective, open communication and leadership.

You’ll need to be ECE qualified with full certification and will bring the following attributes:

  • Strength in curriculum design
  • Well-organised with excellent time management skills
  • Bubbly, energetic and innovative
  • Creative with ideas and displays
  • In line with our vision, you will value the importance of strong reciprocal relationships between kaiako, whānau and the wider community
  • A strong passion for working with preschool aged children.

As a highly valued head teacher you can expect:

  • A commitment to your professional learning and development
  • A genuine focus on developing your leadership career; including in-house training from our L and D team
  • A competitive salary, free medical insurance and discounted childcare
  • Support with ongoing career aspirations.

Don’t miss this opportunity to work in a fantastic team, who are dedicated to creating incredible experiences that support children’s readiness for school!
Apply online today or feel free to get in touch with Amanda for further information.

How to apply

Please submit your CV and cover letter online and direct enquiries to:

Amanda Morgan, Recruitment Specialist
(021) 623 337

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA5RF

Listed 9:50 AM 13 February 2020
Closes 28 February 2020

Beststart Melling NZ

ECE centre details

Beststart Melling

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 98

Service ID: 47418
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Physical address:
2 Connolly Street, Lower Hutt Central, Lower Hutt

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