BestStart Kelvin Street Southland

Qualified teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 


Listed 12:10 PM 10 November 2021
Closes 4pm 30 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR9b

What will I be doing?

This is where you come in! Whanau are at the heart of everything we do so you'll be playing a key role in building relationships with our children and families here at BestStart Kelvin Street!

Kelvin street is a 75 licensed centre with a stable and well established team. The centre is in the heart of Invercargill and is passionate about getting out and about in nature, creating great whanau engagement and thinking outside the box. We are looking for someone who can work well with others as we are passionate about supporting our team members to thrive by recognizing their passions and expertise. We know that quality teaching happens when we support children to thrive by responding to their ideas about how the world around them works and provide hands on learning opportunities to support their life-long learning.

This position is permanent and part-time working 24 hours per week in the under 2's class. It will be for 3 days a week and working 8 hours a day.

Role requirements:

  • BEd/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of programme planning and curriculum
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of the current ECE Regulations, Te Whāriki and hold compliance in a high regard
  • Be excellent in all forms of communication
  • Passion and commitment for teaching and learning with a focus on delivering quality

Why work for BestStart?

We're big on growing our people! Our professional development is second to none and we have amazing career pathways that can help you reach your goals! We offer a great benefits package to our people which includes discounted childcare, subsidised health insurance, a BestStart uniform, and immediate access to your sick leave! 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Jaz Locke
(027) 1800 1132

Vacancy reference #:1HAR9b

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

BestStart Kelvin Street NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Kelvin Street

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 75

Service ID: 90032
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Physical address:
174 Kelvin Street, Gladstone-Invercargill, Invercargill

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