Naenae Kindergarten Wellington

Head teacher – Hutt City Kindergartens

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 1:26 PM 19 March 2020
Closes 5pm 05 April 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6iT

Who are we?

HCK have been growing young learners for over 90 years in Lower Hutt, providing quality and affordable early childhood education. Our teaching teams are passionate about providing rich learning environments where children can explore, develop and have fun. We welcome people who can share in that passion.

We are a not-for-profit dedicated to making quality early childhood education accessible to all. We have 19, soon to be 20, kindergartens throughout the Hutt Valley, including Stokes Valley, Central Hutt, Western Hill and Wainuiomata. We are proud to be an integral part of our local community and celebrate our cultural diversity and identity. 

About our kindergarten

At our kindergarten children learn through a wide range of play-based experiences. Teachers provide learning experiences which are intentional and relevant to their interests.  We value the importance of celebrating the diverse cultures in our community through food, music, dancing and stories – all coming together at 'OUR PLACE'

The position

We are looking for an experienced early childhood educational leader to lead the team, tamariki and whānau at our kindergarten.

The ideal candidate will be an inspirational, creative leader and passionate head teacher

A position description for our head teacher role can be found at our website.

Applying for this role

We will only consider candidates with proven leadership experience and all candidates must hold:

  • Minimum of Dip Tch (ECE)
  • Full certification
  • Current first aid certificate.

We offer competitive pay rates, 6 weeks’ annual leave and paid professional time.


How to apply

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, please complete our online application form

Lynette Chin
(04) 920 9841

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA6iT

Listed 1:26 PM 19 March 2020
Closes 5pm 05 April 2020

Naenae Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Naenae Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 41

Service ID: 5332
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Physical address:
Seddon Street, Naenae, Lower Hutt

Postal Address:
P O Box 30552, Lower Hutt 5040