House of Wonder Cambridge Waikato

Infants team leader

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

Belonging / Mana Whenua

Listed 1:02 PM 23 June 2021
Closes 23 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAMP9

We have an exciting opportunity for a team leader to work with our infants room!  

House of Wonder is no ordinary childcare centre, the unique, innovative and holistic approach to early childhood education means that children, staff and families are given the individual attention needed to thrive. The underlying philosophy is inspired by the Reggio Approach. At the heart of the philosophy you will find the believe that learning happens within the context of strong meaningful relationships with people, the natural surroundings and a range of materials.   

We are looking for an inspiring team leader who possesses the following qualities: 

  • Have a career that reflects natural growth from teaching into a leadership role 
  • A passion for innovation and driving pedagogical change through self-review 
  • Ability to implement creative learning environments - seeing the environment as the third teacher 
  • Outstanding communication skills with the ability to form strong relationships with staff, tamariki and whānau
  • Understanding of the Reggio Emilia Approach to education (although not essential) 
  • Love for Māori culture and language 
  • Passion and desire to mentor and inspire 
  • NZ ECE registered and qualified 

 What’s in it for YOU? 

  • The chance to be a part of an innovative service and grow professionally 
  • Competitive remuneration 
  • Financial support for registration and ongoing professional development 
  • Discount on childcare (if applicable) 
  • Ongoing coaching and mentoring 
  • Uniforms and annual flu vaccination 
  • First aid certification.

This is a fantastic opportunity so do not hesitate APPLY NOW. Expected start date is flexible from December to January. 

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa and full drivers’ licence. 

How to apply

Please send your cover letter and CV, and direct enquiries to:

Vanessa Williamson
(07) 282 0986

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAMP9

Listed 1:02 PM 23 June 2021
Closes 23 July 2021

House of Wonder Cambridge NZ

ECE centre details

House of Wonder Cambridge

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 90

Service ID: 47806
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Physical address:
94 Queen Street Lakewood, Cambridge

Postal Address:
P O Box 628, Stanmore Bay, Whangaparaoa 0943