Kidsfirst Kindergartens Shirley Canterbury

Kindergarten kaiako matua

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 12:18 PM 12 February 2021
Closes 4pm 10 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAGuk


  • This is a fantastic leadership opportunity
  • With great professional development
  • Our Kaiako are passionate, enthusiastic and professional

This is a 3 teacher kindergarten operating with a roll of 30/20.  Duties to commence beginning of term 2, 3 May 2021.               

Kidsfirst is one of New Zealand's largest and most successful early childhood education providers. There's a network of over 65 well resourced, but individual services, each with their own unique character.

With firm community roots and a not-for-profit status, the Kidsfirst focus is firmly where it should be - on the tamariki and their whānau.

Kidsfirst is a progressive organisation that remains current and relevant after more than 100 years.

Why should I work for Kidsfirst?

  • The stability of a long established and respected provider
  • A professional structure with experienced teaching staff and a strong focus on professional development
  • Focused solely on high quality learning outcomes for tamariki

If you want to make a difference to tamariki, whānau and their communities then take this opportunity and apply today!

How to apply

Please complete the Kindergarten Teacher / Head Teacher Application Form on the Careers page of our website.

Karyn Willetts, Manager - Human Resources
(03) 338 1303

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAGuk

Listed 12:18 PM 12 February 2021
Closes 4pm 10 March 2021

Kidsfirst Kindergartens Shirley NZ

ECE centre details

Kidsfirst Kindergartens Shirley

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 5455
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Physical address:
3 Ajax Street, Shirley, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 8089, Riccarton, Christchurch 8440