Saint Kentigern Preschool Auckland

Preschool principal

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

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

Listed 9:21 AM 21 February 2020
Closes 09 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA5fT

We are a leader among independent schools in Australasia, providing a high-quality values-based Presbyterian education for students from 3–18-years-old, in 4 schools on 3 campuses across Auckland.

We are seeking an outstanding early childhood educator to join and lead our dedicated preschool team. Your key responsibility will be to lead the provision of education to our 50 Y3–4-year-olds. We require a person who has a passion for teaching and seeing children develop their all-round capabilities.   Candidates should be able to demonstrate knowledge of, and the ability to integrate a wide variety of approaches to early childhood education.

The successful applicant will be a dedicated, energetic and nurturing person who will build a strong partnership with our parents. The ability to work in a team environment and to inspire and develop colleagues is essential.

As the principal you will have oversight of the business operations, but you will be supported by expert finance, property and marketing services. You will work in a very well-resourced centre alongside our girls' school in Remuera Rd. You will also have the opportunity to be fully involved in the design and development of a new built-for-purpose centre that is planned for our Shore Road campus.

A commitment to our special character is required.

We offer highly competitive salary packages. KiwiSaver contribution by us is 4%, and we also provide Southern Cross regular care insurance cover for staff. We are committed to the ongoing development of staff. 
For more information about us, our Statement of Intent, and the application process, please see our website:

How to apply

Applications are to be made online only using the vacancy link (please do not email your application) and should include a current CV, cover letter and the names and details of 3 referees.

Sandra Melhuish, HR Coordinator
(09) 577 0739

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA5fT

Listed 9:21 AM 21 February 2020
Closes 09 March 2020

Saint Kentigern Preschool NZ

ECE centre details

Saint Kentigern Preschool

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 56

Service ID: 45629
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Physical address:
514 Remuera Road, Remuera, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 28399, Remuera, Auckland 1541