Belmont Learning Space Auckland

Preschool 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 10:00 am 13 April 2021
Closes 31 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJmm

Want to be in a centre which values collaboration, reflection and ongoing learning? 

We strive to enact our philosophy, which is born from relationships; equal partnerships between children, caregivers, whānau, community, and the environment. These relationships are established within a culture of kindness, through caregiving moments, rituals and our daily interactions.

We are looking for a qualified kaiako to lead our preschool team. The right applicant must find delight in reflection, work collaboratively and value connection, be a team player, flexible and ready to join our Belmont community of learners.

Our small family of 39 children of mixed age, creating a nurturing environment of closeness and collaboration. The right application will certainly feel at home with us! 

Experience working alongside the practices of Reggio Emilia philosophy is desirable. What we really looking for is a team player with an open loving heart and passion for this age group. This person will have;

  • Have had leadership experience
  • Have a passion for this unique age group
  • Be authentic, respectful and joyful
  • Have considerable working knowledge of the Reggio philosophy
  • Be able to inspire and motivate their team, lead with their heart
  • Be well-organised and able to balance the role of team leader and teacher
  • Love to reflect, learn and collaborate.
  • Have the ability to truely listen to all.

In return we offer:

  • A brilliant supportive management team
  • Guidance and support moving into this role
  • Lots of PLD and support in your learning journey. The opportunity to work in a truly collaborative team
  • The opportunity to work in a centre whose mission is to empower and inspire everyone to learn together
  • An environment that feels like a home-away-from-home and a centre that lives and breathes its philosophy.

We will continue to search until we find the right person, choosing the right person is very important to us.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Yvonne Groot
(027) 487 9116

Vacancy reference #:1HAJmm

Listed 10:00 am 13 April 2021
Closes 31 May 2021

ECE centre details

Belmont Learning Space

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 39

Service ID: 47576
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Physical address:
9 Preston Ave, Belmont, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 304021, Hauraki, North Shore City 0622