Foxton Preschool and Nursery Manawatu/Whanganui

Centre manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 2:11 PM 27 September 2021
Closes 3pm 04 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPxf

We are looking for an extraordinary person to lead our team of highly skilled teachers at Foxton Preschool and Nursery. This role will give you the opportunity to utilise your outstanding leadership skills!

Foxton Preschool and Nursery is located at Foxton Beach. Our centre is looking for a head teacher supported by an offsite centre manager. Our centre philosophy emphasises kaitiakitanga, manaakitanga, rangatiratanga, pukengatanga and whanaungatanga. With a role of 80 tamariki, our centre leaders and kaiako work collaboratively to develop and maintain responsive, reciprocal and respectful partnerships with children and families. 

As a passionate and experienced leader, you will wear many hats to allow you to run the centre, in an ever-evolving environment and be adaptable to meet a variety of needs. You will have a strong “on the floor” presence, providing mentoring and role modelling of exceptional teaching practice to the team.   

Role requirements:

  • BEd/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Demonstrated leadership experience you will love to coach, mentor and inspire!
  • Initiative, desire and passion for quality practice standards and commitment to the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Familiarity with the New Zealand Education Council, ERO, MOE requirements, Licensing Criteria, 2008 Regulations and Code of Ethics
  • A comprehensive understanding of how to maintain and grow occupancy levels
  • Innovative, resilient, committed, passionate and enthusiastic!

You will have the opportunity to be a part of an innovative service and grow professionally with plenty of ongoing professional development and mentoring! We offer a competitive pay rate with end of year bonus opportunities. With ongoing support from management to grow as a professional leader. 

How to apply

If this sounds like you, please apply by sending through your CV and cover letter, and direct enquiries to:

Dejane Viviers
dejane@aboutkids.co.nz
(027) 827 3636

Vacancy reference #:1HAPxf

Listed 2:11 PM 27 September 2021
Closes 3pm 04 November 2021

Foxton Preschool and Nursery NZ

ECE centre details

Foxton Preschool and Nursery

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 70

Service ID: 45931
ERO report
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Physical address:
15 - 17 Cousins Avenue, Foxton Beach

Postal Address:
P O Box 539, Paraparaumu