Active Explorers Greenmeadows Hawke's Bay

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 10:04 AM 19 October 2021
Closes 17 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQY0

We are looking for a passionate and inspiring head teacher to join our teaching team at Active Explorers Greenmeadows! 

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Discounted childcare
  • Retention of certified teacher status - paid registration
  • Professional learning & development opportunities
  • A commitment to supporting staff in their career paths
  • A role that provides space for innovation and new ideas.


Active Explorers Greenmeadows is seeking an experienced ECE Certified Teacher to join the toddlers team as head teacher – this role offers autonomy, leadership opportunities as well as the opportunity to influence and create a quality Early Childhood Education for our tamariki.

Our purpose built building, offers separate play spaces for our different aged children as well as enables us to plan environments and our curriculum specific to the ages and stages of our children. With new management and leadership onsite and within the wider Hawkes Bay the successful applicant will be well supported into this role and will be set up for success.

To be successful in this role, you will have: 

  • A NZ recognised ECE teacher qualification and hold current ECE certification
  • Ability to teach children in a positive, nurturing way
  • Must be passionate, caring, and committed to education
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to lead and influence
  • Knowledge of ECE regulations, policies and procedures.

Relationships are key to Active Explorers, Greenmeadows and extend both within and external of our centre walls including, our team, our tamariki and whānau, and our wider community. If this role sounds like you please either email us or give us a call. We welcome applicants to come for a tour of our building as part of the recruitment process.

If you are interested in this opportunity please contact Avril Tehana cm.greenmeadows@activeexplorers.co.nz

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Vanessa Argent
vanessa.argent@eeg.co.nz
(027) 245 6414

Vacancy reference #:1HAQY0

Listed 10:04 AM 19 October 2021
Closes 17 November 2021

Active Explorers Greenmeadows NZ

ECE centre details

Active Explorers Greenmeadows

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 89

Service ID: 46346
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Physical address:
518 Kennedy Road, Greenmeadows, Napier

Postal Address:
P O Box 105843, Auckland City, Auckland 1143