HCK have been growing young learners for over 90 years in Lower Hutt, providing quality and affordable early childhood education. Our teaching teams are passionate about providing rich learning environments where children can explore, develop and have fun.
We are a not-for-profit dedicated to making quality early childhood education accessible to all. We have 20 kindergartens throughout the Hutt Valley.
Our outside environment features a large area providing space for children to explore the natural environment. Encouraging them to observe the changes that different seasons bring and investigate their working theories. While at the same time challenging themselves physically as they have fun and develop friendships in a safe and nurturing environment.
This is complimented by a spacious and well-resourced indoor play area which reflects the importance we place on families sense of well being and belonging. Our warm and welcoming home-like environment celebrates the children's learning and sharing this with their families.
Moera Kindergarten is located close to the Moera shopping centre and public transport.
We are looking for an early childhood educational leader to lead the team, tamariki and whānau at Moera Kindergarten.
The ideal candidate will be an inspirational, creative leader and passionate head teacher, who is able to demonstrate professional leadership, as wella s operational and relationship management.
A position description for our head teacher role can be found at the following link.
Applicants must hold:
- Minimum of Dip Tch (ECE)
- Teaching certification – provisional, subject to confirmation or full
- Current first aid certificate.
We offer competitive pay rates, 6 weeks’ annual leave and paid professional time during term breaks.