Halswell Learning Tree Canterbury

Early childhood team leader

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:53 am 07 June 2020
Closes 11 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA87J

We are a small, family owned centre in Halswell and are seeking an experienced teacher to join our whānau to take on the role of team leader. You will be supported by our management team, in this fixed-term role. We have an amazing teaching team who you will be able to support and ensure the environment is of the highest quality.

We have a strong focus on family and this includes ensuring we have close relationships with the children, parents, and whānau within the centre.

Ideal applicants will have the following:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Collaborative and strong team player with the ability to lead with our centre vision and philosophy evident in practice.
  • Ability to utilise individual strengths within the team to encourage growth for our teaching team
  • Driven, excellent time management skills, and attention to detail.
  • Able to use your initiative and ensure a smooth day-to-day running of the programme
  • Passionate, nurturing, and approachable
  • Experience leading a team would be beneficial (flexible for the right person)
  • Hold an ECE teacher qualification and have a current teaching registration.

In this role, we offer:

  • A supportive team environment
  • Extensive and supportive induction into the role
  • Ongoing support and registration mentorship
  • The opportunity to inspire and influence the learning of our children
  • A well-resourced centre with great ratios
  • Sufficient non-contact hours to complete administration tasks as team leader
  • Regular paid professional development to help further grow your knowledge, including first aid certification
  • Subsidised childcare (if applicable).

If you are looking for a team leader role or are wanting to grow as a leader, we would love to hear from you. We want passionate, professional teachers to join our already incredible teaching team!

How to apply

Please email your CV, cover letter and direct enquiries to:

(03) 322 5538

Vacancy reference #:1HA87J

Listed 9:53 am 07 June 2020
Closes 11 July 2020

ECE centre details

Halswell Learning Tree

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 46387
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Physical address:
349 Halswell Road, Halswell, Christchurch

Postal Address:
349 Halswell Road, Christchurch 8025