Twinkle, twinkle little star, how we wonder where YOU are?
RKA is a bit of a stunner in terms of quality ECE providers. We’re a true not-for-profit organisation with a community based, child-centred approach and quality services located across the Manawatu-Whanganui region and parts of Rangitikei, Tararua and Horowhenua. We’re seeking a supernova of a Head Teacher to light the path for our brilliant team at Follett Street Kindergarten.
Are you an outstanding leader with formidable marketing skills and strength in community engagement? Do you prioritise providing the best quality learning experiences for tamariki and whānau above all?
Read on Superstar…
The preferred candidate will also:
Be a fully registered and certificated ECE teacher
Demonstrate stellar leadership, management and mentoring skills
Have proven experience leading a team in planning, assessment and self-review
Evidence understanding of ERO and MOE requirements and ECE legislation
Develop a robust understanding of the community they service
Be committed to Te Tiriti o Aotearoa and comprehension of te reo, tikanga and te ao Māori
Maintain a multicultural lens alongside inclusive practices
Bring proven ICT and administrative skills
Contribute to a collaborative team culture through excellent communication and listening
Stay motivated, positive and driven to see this Kindergarten succeed to the highest potential!
In return RKA will welcome you as a valued member of our extended whānau while offering generous ongoing professional support; quality CPD; 6 weeks plus 1 day annual leave, AN INITIAL SALARY OF $91,111 PER ANNUM; and a minimum of 12.5 hours of non-contact time per week! Bring your sparkle out today, come and work for RKA!