Beststart Melling Wellington

Head teacher - preschool

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 9:56 AM 04 March 2020
Closes 12 April 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA67_

At our centre 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 will 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!

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Amanda Morgan, Recruitment Specialist
(021) 623 337

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA67_

Listed 9:56 AM 04 March 2020
Closes 12 April 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