Tigger's Montessori Preschool Canterbury

ECE team leader

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

Belonging / Mana Whenua

Listed 11:58 AM 29 June 2021
Closes 30 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAMcQ

Do you have an impressive range of skills and knowledge in ECE? Do you possess outstanding leadership capabilities?  We have an exciting opportunity for a team leader to join our passionate team of educators at Tiggers Montessori. 

Our centre has 3 age and stage appropriate learning spaces – nursery, junior and prep - where our children experience a Montessori led environment of exploration, inquiry and creativity, and where preparation for school continues in a fun and collaborative space. 

As a leader, our ideal applicant will have strong written and verbal communication skills and will use their expertise and knowledge to lead the team with planning and internal evaluation. You will be confident in your ability to work alongside the centre manager in the day-to-day running of the centre and ensure that great routines and rituals are developed. Your passion to support and drive curriculum design and innovation will be evident in your own daily practice. You will role model exceptional teaching practice and contribute to all elements of team mentoring. 

A keen interest in the Montessori Philosophy is a must however Montessori qualifications and training is not essential. For the right person we are happy to pay for you to complete a Montessori Diploma.

As a valued teacher of Tiggers Montessori you can be assured of:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Subsidised childcare (if applicable)
  • We will pay for you to complete a Montessori Diploma!
  • Re-imbursement for teacher registration costs
  • Annual flu vaccinations and first aid certification
  • Staff uniforms
  • A comprehensive induction program with regular and ongoing mentoring and professional development
  • The opportunity to work alongside a committed and dedicated team. 

This is a fantastic opportunity so do not hesitate APPLY NOW. 

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:

Leigh McDonald
(03) 352 5025

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAMcQ

Listed 11:58 AM 29 June 2021
Closes 30 July 2021

Tigger's Montessori Preschool NZ

ECE centre details

Tigger's Montessori Preschool

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 90

Service ID: 46462
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Physical address:
59 Harewood Road, Papanui, Christchurch

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