Co Kids Thorndon Wellington

Team leader preschool

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 10:04 AM 30 June 2020
Closes 15 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA8kQ

Preschool room.

Are you a passionate, nurturing caring person? Do you take pride in your practice and want to be part of a community that shows kindness, integrity and compassion? If this is you, we have a fantastic opportunity for you to be part of our whānau.

Be a part of a caring, influential group of people who lead a fascinating vision. Our centre is owned by a dedicated team who is passionate about offering creative, innovative spaces, and who shows trust and respect in their leaders. 

We are looking for an experienced, registered team leader for our preschool room who naturally inspires/motivates colleagues, is proficient in managing staff and has effective communication skills.

Must be ECE qualified; have previous leadership experience and demonstrate: 

  • Excellent skills in organisation, assessment, programme planning and self-review
  • An effective team player
  • Is passionate about the learning and development of children
  • Encourages strong and trusting relationships with tamariki and families
  • Creates a fun and relaxed team atmosphere. 

We proudly offer the security of a caring, thoughtful community, with opportunities for quality professional development that lends not only to curriculum and philosophy knowledge but to personal wellbeing and growth. 

If you believe you are the person we are looking for, we offer the following benefits: 

  • One paid staff meeting a month with dinner provided
  • Consistent team with permanent teachers, staffed above minimum ratio
  • Weekly rostered non-contact time off the floor
  • Professional development tailored to your personal and professional growth.

Please contact the cente manager for a chat or do not hesitate to apply. We look forward to hearing from you soon!

How to apply

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

Gulnara Park, Centre Manager
170 Thorndon Quay, Thorndon
(04) 212 2500 or (021) 539 334

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA8kQ

Listed 10:04 AM 30 June 2020
Closes 15 July 2020

Co Kids Thorndon NZ

ECE centre details

Co Kids Thorndon

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 99

Service ID: 47567
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Physical address:
170 Thorndon Quay, Thorndon, Wellington

Postal Address:
P O Box 9108, Marion Square, Wellington 6141