Tigger's Montessori Preschool Canterbury

ECE nursery team leader

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 10:40 AM 08 July 2020
Closes 23 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA8vw

Do you have an impressive range of skills and knowledge in ECE? Do you possess outstanding leadership capabilities? We have an exciting opportunity for a nursery team leader to join our passionate team of educators.

Our centre has 3 age and stage appropriate learning spaces – nursery, junior and prep – where our children experience a Montessori led environment of exploration, inquiry and creativity, and where preparation for school continues in a fun and collaborative space.

As a leader, our ideal applicant will have strong written and verbal communication skills and will use their expertise and knowledge to lead the team with planning and internal evaluation. You will be confident in your ability to work alongside the centre manager in the day-to-day running of the centre and ensure that great routines and rituals are developed. Your passion to support and drive curriculum design and innovation will be evident in your own daily practice. You will role model exceptional teaching practice and contribute to all elements of team mentoring

With a specific interest in the Montessori philosophy, the right person will have plenty of opportunity to continue their own development among a team of highly trained educators.

As a valued teacher you can be assured of:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Subsidised childcare (if applicable)
  • Reimbursement for teacher registration costs
  • Annual flu vaccinations and first aid certification
  • Staff uniforms
  • A robust induction programme with regular and ongoing mentoring and professional development
  • The opportunity to work alongside a committed and dedicated team.

This is a fantastic opportunity so do not hesitate APPLY NOW with your CV and cover letter. 

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa and full drivers’ licence.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Vanessa O'Neill
(03) 352 5025

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA8vw

Listed 10:40 AM 08 July 2020
Closes 23 July 2020

ECE centre details

Tigger's Montessori Preschool

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 90

Service ID: 46462
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Physical address:
59 Harewood Road, Papanui, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 628, Stanmore Bay, Whangaparaoa 0943