BestStart Queenstown Otago

Qualified teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 


Listed 10:08 AM 21 July 2021
Closes 4pm 31 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANUT

This is where you come in! Whānau are at the heart of everything we do so you’ll be playing a key role in building relationships with our children and families here at BestStart Queenstown!

Our centre location is nestled in the heart of Queenstown. This strengthens our sense of community and provides a wealth of outdoor opportunities at our doorstep. We have an amazing team of teachers who create a supportive environment and have developed long lasting relationships with whānau and tamariki. We value the team and support teachers to reach their career aspirations by offering monthly one on ones, professional development, career pathways, and many more opportunities to grow in your role.

This position is permanent and full-time.

Role requirements:

  • BEd/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of programme planning, pedagogy and curriculum 
  • Kind, compassionate and a great sense of humour 
  • A fun and energetic approach to learning 
  • 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.

If this sounds like you then get in touch with us today! Submit your application directly via this job ad or for more information contact Jaz.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

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

Vacancy reference #:1HANUT

Listed 10:08 AM 21 July 2021
Closes 4pm 31 August 2021

ECE centre details

BestStart Queenstown

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 75

Service ID: 65156
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Physical address:
18 B Hamilton Road, Queenstown

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