Li'l Pumpkins Early Learning Tamahere Waikato

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 11:30 am 31 March 2021
Closes 03 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJTf

We are a well-established, Reggio-inspired Centre with an experienced, qualified team who constantly strive for excellence.  A full-time Team Leader position is available in our Pukeko classroom (tamariki aged: 3 to 4 years old). from June. If you are self-motivated, and value a  fun, driven, professional, diverse, and supportive work culture, we’d love to hear from you!

Applicants will hold a NZ recognised ECE qualification, current practising certificate and the following attributes: 

  • An inspiring leader, who provides exceptional role modelling, to maintain our nurturing learning environment
  • A genuine commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi, and all aspects of diversity within society
  • Experience working with preschool aged tamariki
  • Passion to work collaboratively with tamariki, whānau, your team and wider centre community
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Highly motivated and passionate about ECE
  • Professional with great time management skills
  • Sound knowledge of Te Whāriki
  • Committed to developing a working knowledge of our Reggio-inspired and bicultural philosophy
  • Experience in centre planning, assessment and internal-evaluation
  • NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

As a member of our team your commitment to providing excellence in education and care will be rewarded.

We offer:

  • The opportunity to lead an established, passionate, fully qualified, experienced and engaged staff team, with the support of management and our pedagogical leader
  • A beautiful, well-established and purpose-built environment with large outdoor spaces and established trees
  • Extensive resources, the freedom and support to be creative and innovative
  • Paid teacher certification, PD and first aid courses
  • Non-contact for head teacher duties and to complete learning stories and paid monthly meetings
  • Competitive, transparent and consistent remuneration within our centre team.

How to apply

Please send your CV including 2 referees, qualification and certification , and direct enquiries to:

Lee Tulloch, Company Manager
48a Devine Rd, RD3, Hamilton 3283
(07) 859 0090

Vacancy reference #:1HAJTf

Listed 11:30 am 31 March 2021
Closes 03 May 2021

ECE centre details

Li'l Pumpkins Early Learning Tamahere

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 110

Service ID: 30293
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Physical address:
48a Devine Road RD3, Tamahere

Postal Address:
P O Box 24170, Hamilton Central, Hamilton 3253