Kid Country St Johns Auckland

Head teacher – infants room

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 9:47 am 22 January 2021
Closes 4pm 25 February 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAGL6

Are you a nurturing and loving teacher, ready to take on a leadership role?

Or are you currently on maternity leave and ready to transition back to work?

We are currently seeking a qualified and registered ECE teacher to join our lovely infants’ room as a head teacher. This role is perfect for someone who wants to lead a small team and build their leadership skills.

We are a privately owned, well-resourced purpose-built centre, with a beautiful spacious outdoor environment. 

About the role: 

  • 1:3 ratio for infant room 
  • 10 babies maximum to ensure quality practice and close relationships with whānau 
  • Lead a close-knit team of 3 teachers (2 full-time and 1 part-time) who are friendly, caring and committed. 

About you: 

  • NZ recognised ECE/primary qualification and registered (provisional or full) 
  • Calm, patient and nurturing nature 
  • Passion for quality practice and commitment to Te Whāriki 
  • Flexible team player with great communication skills (both written and verbal) 
  • Enthusiastic and positive, able to build strong and trusting relationships with children, whānau and colleagues. 

Benefits to joining our family: 

  • Competitive remuneration (negotiable on experience) 
  • Flexible working options: full/part-time 
  • 50% staff discounted childcare 
  • Fun, inclusive team environment 
  • Supportive management team and centre owner 
  • Regular non-contact time 
  • Paid monthly staff meetings  
  • Paid annual flu vaccinations 
  • Paid first aid courses 
  • Full reimbursement for teacher registration  
  • Career growth and ongoing professional development opportunities  
  • Free onsite parking. 

If you are seeking a warm and friendly work environment where you will be supported to grow and have fun at the same time, please apply. We would love to hear from you!

Please note: applicants for this position MUST have NZ residency or a current valid NZ work visa.

How to apply

Please email your CV and direct enquiries to:

Ana Mapa
(021) 978 810

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAGL6

Listed 9:47 am 22 January 2021
Closes 4pm 25 February 2021

ECE centre details

Kid Country St Johns

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 100

Service ID: 47235
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Physical address:
40 Morrin Road, St Johns, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 128520, Remuera, Auckland 1050