Co Kids Thorndon Wellington

Preschool 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 12:35 PM 07 August 2020
Closes 3pm 21 September 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9fT

Are you a passionate, nurturing, and 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 wonderful opportunity for you to be part of our Co Kids’ family/whānau.

Our centre is owned by a dedicated management team, who are passionate about offering creative, innovative spaces, and who show trust and respect in their leaders. 

We are looking for a 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 or primary qualified; have previous or some leadership experience, and demonstrate:

  • Excellent abilities in organisation, assessment, programme planning and self-review
  • Great leadership and team player skills
  • And is passionate about the learning and development of children.

Our beliefs lead the creation of peaceful, natural environments; encourage strong relationships with tamariki and families; and create a fun, relaxed team atmosphere where all work together for a genuine purpose. 

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

We offer:

  • One 2 hour-paid staff meeting a month with dinner provided
  • One 2-hour paid Team Leaders’ meeting a month with food provided
  • Consistent team with 6 permanent teachers, staffed above the minimum ratio
  • Weekly rostered non-contact time off the floor
  • Professional development tailored to your personal and professional growth
  • Competitive hourly rate.

We look forward to hearing from you soon!

How to apply

If you are the person we are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact the centre manager, through sending your CV with accompanying cover letter to:

Gulnara Park, Centre Manager
(021) 539 334

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA9fT

Listed 12:35 PM 07 August 2020
Closes 3pm 21 September 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