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Pukeatua Kindergarten Wellington

Head teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, 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 10:39 am 07 June 2020
Closes 5pm 21 June 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA85y

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

We offer a warm, friendly and relaxed environment for children/ tamariki and families/whānau in Wainuiomata. The Kindergarten is on a large, flat site, right next to Pukeatua School. A key strength of our Kindergarten is the variety of activities that recognise the multicultural/ bicultural nature of our families/ whānau, who come from a rich diversity of backgrounds. We strive to ensure that each child’s identity is acknowledged and embraced and that they know Kindergarten is “their place”. We value and uphold the values of Tiriti o Waitangi and partnership, protection and participation underpins everything that happens within our kindergarten. 

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
hr@huttkindergartens.org.nz
(04) 920 9841

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA85y

Listed 10:39 am 07 June 2020
Closes 5pm 21 June 2020

ECE centre details

Pukeatua Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 45

Service ID: 5339
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Physical address:
21 Frederick Street, Wainuiomata, Lower Hutt

Postal Address:
Unit 4 125 Naenae Road, Naenae, Lower Hutt 5011