Blockhouse Bay Baptist Kindergarten Auckland

Head teacher / centre manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

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

Listed 3:03 PM 19 June 2020
Closes 3pm 10 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA8Te

We are currently looking for a full-time head teacher / centre manager to join our staff. If you are an experienced and fully certificated ECE teacher with proven leadership experience, this is a wonderful opportunity to be part of a high-quality early childhood kindergarten. 

Your key responsibilities will be:

  • Being committed to the special character of our kindergarten as expressed in our Christian philosophy and strategic plan
  • Being visionary in partnership with the Trust and teaching team to develop community engagement
  • Being an inspirational and effective leader by having a strong understanding and confidence with Te Whāriki, showing the ability to create, plan, implement and document learning, and by building and maintaining a positive team culture
  • Monitoring day-to-day operations to ensure licencing standards and criteria are met and to ensure relevant legislation and policies are adhered to at all times
  • Working in a professional manner at all times to maintain a strong partnership between kindergarten and home by engaging in warm positive relationships with all children, and by communicating regularly with all members of the learning community in a respectful and considerate way
  • Valuing the cultural diversity and understanding the aspirations of all families enrolled in the kindergarten. 

The ideal applicant will have the following skills and attributes:

  • A good command of English and a commitment to communicate effectively with speakers of other languages
  • Demonstrate high energy, a sense of fun, enthusiasm, self-motivation, flexibility and commitment as well as being a reflective practitioner
  • A genuine excitement and passion for children’s learning
  • A supportive team member who has a growth mindset. 

The position is available from 28 September.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Anne Dawson, Head Teacher/Centre Manager
506 Blockhouse Bay Rd, Blockhouse Bay, Auckland
(09) 626 6655

Vacancy reference #:1HA8Te

Listed 3:03 PM 19 June 2020
Closes 3pm 10 July 2020

Blockhouse Bay Baptist Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Blockhouse Bay Baptist Kindergarten

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 20021
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Physical address:
506 Blockhouse Bay Road, Blockhouse Bay, Auckland

Postal Address:
506 Blockhouse Bay Road, Blockhouse Bay, Auckland 0600