BestStart Waiuku Auckland

Assistant manager / 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 10:43 am 30 October 2020
Closes 07 December 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HADaM

We have an exciting opportunity for an assistant manager or head teacher U2s at our 138 licence centre. This position is ideal for an experienced, fully certified, qualified ECE teacher ready for the next step up or a great head teacher looking for a new challenge. 

This is a great opportunity for a passionate infants and toddlers leader to join our well established centre in Waiuku. We pride ourselves on our ability to collaborate with each other, our families and community to provide excellent education and care for our children. Our team of experienced, caring teachers work closely together to grow and develop our children and the centre.

We are looking for a respectful, caring, warm and experienced teacher to join us in this exciting leadership position. 

You will bring:
  • Enthusiasm, experience and passion for ECE demonstrated by your commitment and practice in delivering high-quality education for children
  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to foster growth and development within your team
  • Mentoring and coaching skills – able to confidently lead a team with assessment, planning and internal evaluation
  • Professional, adaptable and open communication style with the ability to build a rapport with people quickly
  • Flexibility and the ability to work under pressure
  • An open-minded attitude and the ability to adapt accordingly
  • Excellent knowledge of ECE regulations, the implementation of Te Whāriki and compliance in the ECE sector
  • Effective communication skills, both verbally and written.

As part of the BestStart family you will enjoy competitive remuneration, a uniform, healthcare insurance, paid staff meetings, an extensive support and guidance network, subsidised childcare, extra sick days, training incentives and more. BestStart provides professional development and opportunities for career advancement.
If this sounds like you don’t delay, please apply now.

How to apply

Please send your CV, cover letter and direct enquiries to:

Nicky Bryant
(021) 922 667

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HADaM

Listed 10:43 am 30 October 2020
Closes 07 December 2020

ECE centre details

BestStart Waiuku

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 138

Service ID: 25345
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Physical address:
66-70 King St, Waiuku

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