Coastlands Preschool Bay of Plenty

Team leader

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Senior teacher

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

Listed 11:22 am 13 April 2021
Closes 31 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJnk

You will lead our Kiwi room, working with toddlers and young children. We are looking for a passionate teacher who has a personal philosophy centred around respect and kindness. 

What we can offer you:

  • An amazing team to lead
  • Great professional development opportunities
  • An excellent remuneration package including a competitive salary, paid first aid training, and 5 week's annual leave
  • 4 hours per week non-contact
  • Free childcare (if applicable)
  • Birthday perks
  • High teacher to child ratios (currently 1:6)
  • Spacious indoor and outdoor environments
  • The opportunity to help us move further on our loose parts and urges journey - both in your room and the wider centre 
  • A supportive admin team consisting of a manager, assistant manager, and a centre administrator.

Sounds great, doesn’t it? I bet you’re thinking, how do I get in on this amazing gig? Well, have a read of what else you need to bring to the table and if you fit the brief we want to hear from you.

Our next Kiwi room team leader needs to:

  • Be a qualified and registered teacher
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of Te Whāriki and how to use this to create our own centre curriculum
  • Have confidence in both individual and group planning
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Be passionate about creating inspiring environments 
  • Be motivated and have an enthusiastic can-do attitude and, most importantly 
  • Demonstrate respect in all relationships.

If this sounds like you, head to our website to find out more. 

How to apply

Please send your CV including your work history and referees, along with a brief letter of introduction, and direct enquiries to:

Brenda Stewart
(07) 308 9302

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAJnk

Listed 11:22 am 13 April 2021
Closes 31 May 2021

ECE centre details

Coastlands Preschool

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 125

Service ID: 40278
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Physical address:
9 Fishermans Drive, Coastlands, Whakatane

Postal Address:
9 Fishermans Drive, Coastlands, Whakatane 3120