BestStart North Road Southland

Head teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

English, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 9:39 AM 13 March 2020
Closes 3pm 12 April 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6T0

We have an exciting opportunity for a head teacher to join the team. We pride ourselves on providing quality care and education for the 67 children we're licensed for and the fun and stimulating environment we provide. We are motivated to keep the centre interesting and exciting for our tamariki, who are at the heart of our centre and community.

Our busy centre is seeking a motivated and energetic, ECE qualified and registered teacher to join our team, starting as soon as possible. This role is for our Pukeko Room with 3–5-year-olds.

Our new team member will have the following attributes:

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Ability to work with a project approach towards ensuring our tamariki have strong foundations for school
  • An understanding of child-initiated learning
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a busy team
  • Committed to ongoing learning and professional development
  • Experienced in programme planning, competent in assessment and self-review.

A love of the outdoors, nature and an understanding of a project approach to learning would be an advantage. Your commitment to providing the highest quality learning experiences and care will ensure you are a valued addition to our team.

As a BestStart employee you will receive a competitive wage, healthcare insurance, childcare discounts, a uniform, extra sick days, training incentives and more.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Harriett Lawrence
harriett.lawrence@best-start.org
(027) 568 3543

Vacancy reference #:1HA6T0

Listed 9:39 AM 13 March 2020
Closes 3pm 12 April 2020

BestStart North Road NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart North Road

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 67

Service ID: 45952
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Physical address:
122 North Road, Invercargill

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