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BestStart Totara Park Wellington

Head teacher – toddlers / preschool

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 10:27 am 09 March 2020
Closes 12 April 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6HU

We are looking for a passionate head teacher to join our toddlers and preschool room. This is a brand-new, purpose-built centre that can cater for up to 70 children over 3 classrooms.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to be part of a new centre from the ground up. You’ll be working with fantastic new resources in this clean, sunny and modern space. In this role you will be working alongside another head teacher and centre manager who will support you every step of the way.

As well as getting to work with awesome new facilities and an experienced team, we will ensure that you and your career are well looked after.  

Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Free medical insurance
  • Ongoing professional development opportunities
  • Heavily subsidised childcare
  • Paid teacher registration and first aid.

Our ideal head teacher will be able to contribute to the professional reputation of the centre by being warm and welcoming for all our children and parents. You'll need to be ECE qualified with full certification and will bring the following attributes:

  • Have a passion for mentoring, and inspiring your team
  • Demonstrate strong effective leadership qualities
  • Have strength in building relationships and working together with our parents, whānau, and community
  • Have experience at building and leading a strong curriculum design
  • Possess good verbal and written communication skills and have strong documentation skills.

If you are a natural leader, and work to inspire children's learning and growth then don't hesitate to apply today!

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Amanda Morgan, Recruitment Specialist
amanda.morgan@best-start.org
(021) 623 337

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA6HU

Listed 10:27 am 09 March 2020
Closes 12 April 2020

ECE centre details

BestStart Totara Park

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 70

Service ID: 47795
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Physical address:
1-15 Turon Crescent, Totara Park, Upper Hutt

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