Blueberries Nursery & Preschool Canterbury

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 8:34 am 13 October 2020
Closes 30 November 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HACZf

A fantastic role on offer full of growth and opportunity for an ECE certified teacher wanting to step up in their career and flourish! 

Our small but growing community offers amazing opportunities for children to grow and thrive in an environment that is nurturing, inspiring and full of fun. 
Your role as head teacher, will be to use your positive energy to build relationships with the team, children and parents, while developing, engaging and encouraging your staff. If you are a natural leader who is committed to best practice, know you can engage others in a special way, and looking for a step up in your career or a change in your current role, this role might be the perfect opportunity for you!

We believe that it takes a village to raise a child and therefore build trusting and respectful relationships with our community which enables us to give back to the land that feeds and protects us.

What you'll need to succeed:

  • Hold an ECE teacher qualification valid in New Zealand with valid teaching registration
  • Ability to teach children in a positive, inclusive, and nurturing way- As when we are teaching children, we are teaching ourselves
  • Leadership experience seen as an advantage but not essential – strong background in ECE is ideal.

What we could offer:

  • Strong team focus – regular team building events
  • Subsidised childcare
  • Paid first aid and teaching registration
  • Regular professional development.

If you would like to visit first and have an informal chat – please get in touch!

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

(027) 251 0888

Vacancy reference #:1HACZf

Listed 8:34 am 13 October 2020
Closes 30 November 2020

ECE centre details

Blueberries Nursery & Preschool

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 60

Service ID: 70351
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Physical address:
29 Macaulay Street, Addington, Christchurch

Postal Address:
6 Protea Place, Wigram, Christchurch 8042