BestStart Kaiwharawhara Wellington

Head teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher


Listed 12:08 PM 10 November 2021
Closes 4pm 30 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR9_

What will I be doing?

BestStart Kaiwharawhara is a bustling centre located in the Wellington CBD area. We're on the lookout for an experienced Teacher to lead our busy toddler classroom - we are flexible with hours and are looking for someone who can work 32-40 hours per week.

We're looking for a Teacher who brings great passion and energy to their role. Someone who can lead the team with confidence, a sense of fun and the ability to inspire and effectively drive our learning programme. We would also welcome someone who is interested developing their leadership and see this as an opportunity for growth in themselves and others.

Join us at BestStart Kaiwharawhara and you could be entitled to a $5000 (gross) sign on bonus!*

Role requirements:

  • B Ed/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of programme planning/assessment, pedagogy and curriculum
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of the current ECE Regulations, Te Whāriki and hold compliance in a high regard
  • A team player - passionate and self-motivated about leading a successful team

Here at BestStart we are committed to being a progressive and responsive leader in the ECE sector where our teachers are recognised for the positive difference they make in children's lives. We are delighted to be opting into the Pay Parity scheme as of 1 January 2022.

Why work for BestStart?

Every BestStart centre is unique and reflects the special qualities and backgrounds of its children, teachers and communities. We are big on growing our people and we are proud to offer a great benefits package which includes discounted childcare, subsidised healthcare insurance and a staff uniform.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Jaz Locke
(027) 1800 1132

Vacancy reference #:1HAR9_

Listed 12:08 PM 10 November 2021
Closes 4pm 30 November 2021

BestStart Kaiwharawhara NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Kaiwharawhara

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 100

Service ID: 50063
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Physical address:
162-168 Hutt Road, Kaiwharawhara, Wellington

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