Active Explorers Upper Hutt Wellington

Team leader

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 9:02 AM 22 February 2021
Closes 19 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAH9M

At Active Explorers Upper Hutt we value kotahitanga for all akonga: A collaborative environment in which nga tamariki are given time to learn at their own pace alongside their peers. Whakamana - Empowerment, Nga hononga - Relationships and Whanau - Tangata - Family and Community all make up our centre philosophy.  

As a team leader, you will be leading in a collaborative environment, alongside three other team leaders, each working together, leading a team of three to four teachers who inspire and are inspired by each other and their young learners. 

We have an awesome team and our central location within Upper Hutt has plenty to offer everyone! 

  • Train station – for those who don't want to drive
  • Bus stop (30 seconds walk) – also for the non-driver 
  • Library across the road -for the lunchtime bookworm
  • Gym – for the health fitness seeker
  • Pool – for the water lover
  • Cafes – for the foodie and coffee lover
  • Huge staff lounge – for the stay where you are at lunch timer
  • Shops – for the lunchtime bargain hunter
  • Expressions art – for the cultured and inspired. 

You will have:

  • An NZ recognised ECE teacher qualification and be ECE certified in New Zealand
  • Ability to teach children in a positive, nurturing way
  • Must be passionate, caring, and committed to education
  • Knowledge of ECE regulations, policies and procedures.

Your warmth, humour, flexibility, and confidence is valued in our team, you will be joining a team of unique individuals who respect and support each other, value differences and welcomes new input.

Our centre thrives on developing strong reciprocal partnerships with our tamariki and whanau. If you are looking to step up in your teaching career, this could be the perfect opportunity for you

We welcome all informal discussion. A chat? Questions without committing?

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Vanessa Argent
(027) 245 6414

Vacancy reference #:1HAH9M

Listed 9:02 AM 22 February 2021
Closes 19 March 2021

Active Explorers Upper Hutt NZ

ECE centre details

Active Explorers Upper Hutt

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 98

Service ID: 46057
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Physical address:
851-857 Fergusson Drive, Upper Hutt CBD, Upper Hutt

Postal Address:
P O Box 105843, Auckland City, Auckland 1143