Country Footsteps Taranaki

Preschool 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 10:08 AM 23 February 2021
Closes 5pm 24 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHE6

Is 2021 your year for new horizons? Our head teacher role is for you!

About us:
Our Christian preschool is locally and privately owned and operated by a passionate, supportive and committed team. Situated in a rural setting, on the edge of New Plymouth city, our centre is surrounded by a natural environment. It is on the New Plymouth Adventist Christian School Campus and is an integral part of our learning environment.

This position is ideal for you if:
We are seeking a dynamic, flexible, committed and reflective head teacher to lead our centre starting in April, 30–40 hours/week (date negotiable, depending on Covid-19 restrictions). You must be qualified, registered and a fully certified ECE teacher or primary teacher. You will also need strength in providing professional leadership, to support, develop and empower a multi-talented team, lead by example, and role model delivery of a high-quality education programme. Most important is your passion for what we do in achieving great outcomes with children, and for being part of an amazing Christian team.

What we can offer you:
We aim to speak to our mission ‘Educating for Eternity’ in everything that we do. We provide ongoing professional development opportunities, ongoing support with assessment / internal evaluation / professional growth cycle / educative mentoring and pedagogical leadership and management. We offer a competitive salary which is negotiable depending on experience.

If you are looking for a new change and an exciting challenge, please apply.

How to apply

Please email your covering letter with a CV (including contacts for 2 referees and at least one 'special character' referee) and direct enquiries to:

Renee Timmins, Principal
(06) 753 5495

Vacancy reference #:1HAHE6

Listed 10:08 AM 23 February 2021
Closes 5pm 24 March 2021

Country Footsteps NZ

ECE centre details

Country Footsteps

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 25

Service ID: 47282
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Physical address:
41 Saxton Street, Vogeltown, New Plymouth

Postal Address:
41 Saxton Road RD 1, New Plymouth 4371