Discovery Junction Canterbury

Nursery 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 1:39 PM 01 June 2021
Closes 3pm 25 June 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HALNW

We are on the hunt for an experienced kaiako to join our nursery team as a team leader where you will work alongside a team of three passionate kaiako in our Dreamers room. Our Dreamers room caters for our smallest tamariki and we are looking for a nurturing person who has a special love for infants.

As team leader of our infant space, you will use your positive energy to build relationships with tamariki, whanau, kaiako and management while developing, engaging and inspiring your team. If you are a natural leader who is committed to best practice, know you can engage others in a special way, and looking for a step up in your career or a change in your current role, this role might be the perfect opportunity for you We believe in a play-based philosophy where children’s interests are extended. You will be working alongside teachers who are passionate, professional, inspiring and respectful, who have a commitment to children and their whānau.

We offer subsidised childcare (if applicable) ongoing coaching and mentoring, first aid certification, teacher registration, PD courses, and a staff incentive program. We are a beautiful purpose built centre with an entire floor dedicated to our staff; including a non-contact room, interview room and spacious staffroom (an outdoor balcony with sun lounger and coffee machine are further enticements).

Does this sound like you? If so, apply now.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Margaret O'Rourke, Centre Manager
(03) 332 2211

Vacancy reference #:1HALNW

Listed 1:39 PM 01 June 2021
Closes 3pm 25 June 2021

ECE centre details

Discovery Junction

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 70

Service ID: 47599
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Physical address:
36 Cholmondeley Avenue, Opawa, Christchurch

Postal Address:
36 Cholmondeley Avenue RD 0, Opawa, Christchurch 8023