BestStart Rugby Park Southland

Qualified teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 


Listed 1:14 PM 02 July 2021
Closes 4pm 31 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAMrQ

What will I be doing?

BestStart Rugby Park is a hugely diverse whānau which places our whanau involvement and our community at the forefront of our philosophy. We recognise that each child and their whanau are individuals and they all bring different beliefs and experiences to our centre. We work collaboratively to celebrate these in meaningful ways.

We embrace all of our centre whānau with genuine respect and reciprocity, we are deeply committed to ensuring all whanau needs and aspirations are met. We recognise that each child and their whanau are individuals and we endeavour to work alongside our whānau to best determine the learning pathways for all tamariki in our centre. We encourage our tamariki to drive their own learning and we actively work alongside our tamariki to extend existing skills and strengths as well as foster continued learning. Our ultimate mission is to instil a strong sense of confidence and curiosity within the tamariki, as we believe these are attributes that help form a strong foundation for life long learning.

This is a permanent position working 30 hours per week, Monday–Friday.

Role requirements:

  • BEd/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of programme planning, pedagogy and curriculum
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of the current ECE Regulations, Te Whāriki and hold compliance in a high regard
  • Passion and commitment for teaching and learning with a focus on delivering quality
  • Effective pedagogy knowledge and adaptable.

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!

If this sounds like you then get in touch with us today! 

How to apply

Submit your application directly via this job ad or for more information contact

Jaz Locke - Southern Talent Acquisition Specialist
(027) 1800 1132

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAMrQ

Listed 1:14 PM 02 July 2021
Closes 4pm 31 July 2021

BestStart Rugby Park NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Rugby Park

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 75

Service ID: 65186
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Physical address:
172 Eye St, Invercargill Central, Invercargill

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