BestStart Omahu Road Hawke's Bay

Head teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 10:56 AM 07 August 2020
Closes 21 September 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9eb

A purpose built centre in Hastings, directly across the road from the Hastings Hospital. Our vision is 'My place, Your place, Our place' this is a vision that we strive to live and breath every day within the team culture and with our, children and whānau.
We are looking for someone that has a huge passion for mentoring, growing and inspiring their team and working collaboratively with parents/whānau and the community, someone who is self motivating, reflective and prepared to think outside the box. 
Our successful applicant will possess the following:

  • Level 7 ECE qualification with current certification
  • Leadership experience (essential)
  • Sound knowledge on curriculum, planning and documentation
  • Good knowledge of the licencing criteria
  • Ability to build warm, responsive and reciprocal relationships with the team, parents and whānau, community and children.-strong communication skills.

You will be fully supported by the centre manager, assistant manager and the rest of the team. As a head teacher, you will be responsible for supporting the centre manager in the day-to-day operating of the centre which includes leading the team, ensuring systems are followed, building relationships with the families and community and ensuring that a high standard of quality education and care for all tamariki.
The position is for 40 hours a week and is working alongside 2-5 year-olds in a mix-age setting over 2 rooms.
We value all of our staff and provide excellent working conditions and ongoing professional development opportunities.

If this sounds like you, and you are read to step up and join our awesome team, do not hesitate to apply today!

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Alisha Metekingi
(021) 178 7623

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA9eb

Listed 10:56 AM 07 August 2020
Closes 21 September 2020

BestStart Omahu Road NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Omahu Road

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 115

Service ID: 55456
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Physical address:
325 Omahu Road, Frimley, Hastings

Postal Address:
P O Box 276177, Manukau City, South Auckland 2241