Kidzone Public Servants Childcare Centre Wellington

Supervisor / lead teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Supervisor

Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 10:08 AM 12 July 2021
Closes 5pm 31 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANBT

Kidzone is a community-based, family-run childcare centre in the heart of the Newtown community. We believe in strongly upholding the profession of early childhood reaching. We are committed to providing outstanding care and education to our tamariki and welcome teachers who share our vision and philosophy. We are looking for an experienced supervisor to manage our centre. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Day-to-day management of the centre
  • Ensuring all Ministry of Education requirements are met
  • Leading and managing a stable team of 7 teachers, including 2 assistant supervisors, to support them to reach their full potential
  • Acting as a resource person and contact for whānau and ensuring whānau are kept well informed
  • Teaching in a way that reflects and incorporates the Teaching Council’s Code of Professional Standards and Code of Professional Responsibility. 

An advantage would be to have a great working knowledge of Te Whāriki while also having the skills to engage with families/whānau and their tamariki and build positive relationships and partnerships with the governance group, other whānau and wider community. Key skills would include innovation, passion, enthusiasm and genuine commitment to our tamariki. 

Kidzone has been operating for over 30 years and the strong, experienced teaching team is key to its success. We provide our teachers with generous non-contact time, professional development funding and cover registration costs. In addition, the successful applicant will have access to regular mentoring to ensure they thrive in the role. 

Please only apply if you hold a minimum Level 7 ECE qualification, hold a practicing certificate from the teaching council and are legally able to work in New Zealand.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Molly Kallesen
113 Owen Street, Newtown, Wellington
(021) 277 3221

Download our application form
Job Application form July 2021

View the Job Description
Kidzone Supervisor Job DescriptionMarch2018

Vacancy reference #:1HANBT

Listed 10:08 AM 12 July 2021
Closes 5pm 31 July 2021

ECE centre details

Kidzone Public Servants Childcare Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 25

Service ID: 60263
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Physical address:
113 Owen Street, Newtown, Wellington

Postal Address:
113 Owen Street, Newtown, Wellington 6021