BestStart Cambridge Waikato

Head teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 1:15 PM 18 October 2021
Closes 5pm 05 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQWm

We are looking for a dedicated, passionate and professional Registered ECE Teacher to lead our Preschool team.
The main responsibilities within this role will be:

  • Maintaining centre compliance at a high level
  • Role modelling best practice when working with children
  • Developing strong partnerships with centre whānau
  • Supporting the teaching team to implement strong planning and assessment processes
  • The ability to lead internal evaluation which creates sustained change
    working closely with the centre manager to support centre strategic and annual planning.

We are looking for a leader who is collaborative and works alongside others to bring out their strengths and support professional growth in others. We want to encourage all our centre team to be leaderful in their areas of passion - therefore a leader who works under this framework would be the perfect fit for our team!

Our centre vision is "Growing Hometown Heroes"

We are passionate about being active in the local community and also engaging in regular trips which extend children's learning and passions.

Children at BestStart Cambridge will leave for school being inspired to build on their strengths and capabilities - because what they will have learned is that they all have a special superpower!

We have a strong learning through play approach and encourage our children to work things out through active exploration within their areas of passion. 

Whether you have head teacher experience and are looking for a change or are an experienced teacher looking for the next step in your career,  If you believe the above sounds like the right fit for you, then please get in touch.

We can also  offer a flexible working option, working 4 days per week for the right candidate.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Emma Hammel
emma.hammel@best-start.org
(027) 180 01479

Vacancy reference #:1HAQWm

Listed 1:15 PM 18 October 2021
Closes 5pm 05 November 2021

BestStart Cambridge NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Cambridge

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 60

Service ID: 47706
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Physical address:
55-57 Shakespeare Street, Leamington, Cambridge

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