BestStart Montessori Arrowtown Otago

Qualified teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kaiako


Listed 11:40 AM 02 July 2021
Closes 4pm 31 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAMqF

What will I be doing?

BestStart Montessori Arrowtown is located in the heart of Arrowtown. We offer a Montessori inspired philosophy for children aged 3 months to 6 years. We are proud to be part of our community and work in partnership with families to achieve our vision - “Explore natural learning”.

Monties (Preschool 3–6 years): Our preschool space is inspired by the Montessori philosophy in our home-like environment. Our children learn through real life, purposeful experiences. Our children are independent and responsible for themselves, each other and the environment. We offer a robust transition to school programme and this involves visits from and to Arrowtown primary school and termly we attend the school assembly. Our unique ‘Adventurers Programme’ for our 8 oldest children venture out regularly into our local community, learning about exploring and discovering the world around them. We also provide a weekly yoga session and weekly French lessons.

This position is permanent and full-time working with 3 to 6 year old's. 

Role requirements:

  • B Ed/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of programme planning, pedagogy and curriculum 
  • A team player who is hardworking and and reliable 
  • A fun and energetic approach to learning with a Montessori experience/interest
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of Te Whāriki and the current ECE Regulations.

Why work for BestStart? 

We offer a great benefits package to our people which includes discounted childcare, subsidised health insurance, a BestStart uniform, and immediate access to your sick leave!

Joining BestStart means joining a whānau. It is a place where innovation thrives and where we celebrate the wins – big and small!  Bring your unique self to work. It doesn’t matter who you are, if you’re passionate about making a difference, you belong here.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Jaz Locke
(027) 1800 1132

Vacancy reference #:1HAMqF

Listed 11:40 AM 02 July 2021
Closes 4pm 31 July 2021

BestStart Montessori Arrowtown NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Montessori Arrowtown

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 90115
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Physical address:
16 Wiltshire Street, Arrowtown

Postal Address:
P O Box 276177, Manukau City, South Auckland 2241