Nelson Montessori Tasman/Nelson

Senior directress / kaiako

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Senior teacher

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

Listed 12:34 PM 06 October 2021
Closes 4pm 29 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQL0

Nelson Montessori invites kaiako with a deep passion for, and experience in a Montessori classroom with 2 ½–6 year age group.

We are located in a truly beautiful heritage park environment where tamariki have access to the gifts of a carefully prepared learning environment all day every day. We have 2 preschool classrooms, with a large outdoor area. Our established classrooms are well-resourced with authentic Montessori materials that provide an enriching Montessori environment. Ours is a community that strongly values whanaungatanga, manaakitanga, aroha, kaitiakitanga and diversity while also enabling our tamariki the powerful ability to explore and grow their independence and love for learning.

We are seeking a Montessori senior teacher who has the experience and skills to lead a Montessori classroom. We are looking for a Registered ECE, Montessori qualified teachers or a commitment to training in Montessori, and a knowledge of Te Whāriki.

Someone who has a passion for the Montessori philosophy and well developed interpersonal skills who can be an effective communicator with staff, children and their whānau. The senior directress (kaiako) position we have available is a full time position and we are delighted to have opted into the pay parity starting Jan, 2022. We have a closed down period for 3 weeks during the summer holiday period.

The position commences ideally in term 4, 2021 or in term 1, 2022 for the suitable candidate. 

How to apply

Please complete the attached application, and direct enquiries to:

Nissa Mowjood
(021) 175 6477

Download our application form
Montessori Application Form Bays Original v8

Vacancy reference #:1HAQL0

Listed 12:34 PM 06 October 2021
Closes 4pm 29 October 2021

Nelson Montessori NZ

ECE centre details

Nelson Montessori

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 65409
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Physical address:
87 Atawhai Drive, Atawhai, Nelson

Postal Address:
P O Box 1167, Nelson 7040