BestStart Rugby Park Southland

Assistant manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher


Listed 11:05 AM 16 July 2021
Closes 4pm 31 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANM6

Our centre is based on a philosophy and vision of inclusive education for all, working with whānau, community and agencies to ensure the best learning outcomes are met. Our teaching team enjoy working alongside the children and encouraging them to be creative and express themselves to enable them to reach their full potential.

We have a wonderful opportunity for an assistant manager to step into our centre or an experienced ECE head teacher seeking their next leadership position. We have a very experienced teaching team who are eager to support our next Kaiako here at Rugby Park!  

This is a permanent full-time position working 40 hours per week Monday-Friday.

Role requirements:

  • B Ed/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of programme planning/assessment, pedagogy and curriculum
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of the current ECE Regulations, Te Whariki and hold compliance in a high regard
  • A team player - passionate and self-motivated about leading a successful team 
  • Hard working but with the ability to enjoy and provide planned learning experiences for tamariki.

Join us at BestStart Rugby Park before 31 August 2021 and you could be entitled to a $2500 (gross) sign on bonus!*

Benefits of working for us:

Every BestStart centre is unique and reflects the special qualities and backgrounds of its children, teachers and communities. We are big on growing our people and we are proud to offer a great benefits package which includes discounted childcare, subsidised healthcare insurance, staff uniform, immediate access to your sick leave and amazing career pathways!

Don’t miss this amazing leadership opportunity! Apply online today, or for more information please contact Jaz Locke - Southern Talent Acquisition Specialist.

*Terms and conditions apply

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

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

Vacancy reference #:1HANM6

Listed 11:05 AM 16 July 2021
Closes 4pm 31 August 2021

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