BestStart Rugby Park Southland

Qualified teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 


Listed 12:05 PM 10 November 2021
Closes 4pm 30 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR9f

What will I be doing?

BestStart Rugby Park is a hugely diverse whānau which places our whānau involvement and our community at the forefront of our philosophy. We embrace all of our centre whānau with genuine respect and reciprocity. We recognise that each child and their whānau are individuals and we endeavour to work alongside our whānau to best determine the learning pathways for all tamariki in our centre. We encourage our tamariki to drive their own learning and we actively work alongside our tamariki to extend existing skills and strengths as well as foster continued learning.

This is a fixed-term position until Dec 2022 working full-time (40 hours per week) with the U2 class.

Join us at BestStart Rugby Park and you could be entitled to a $5000 (gross) sign on bonus and support with relocation costs!*

Role requirements:

  • B Ed/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of programme planning, pedagogy and curriculum
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of the current ECE regulations, Te Whāriki and hold compliance in a high regard
  • Passion and commitment for teaching and learning with a focus on delivering quality.

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?

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 #:1HAR9f

Listed 12:05 PM 10 November 2021
Closes 4pm 30 November 2021

BestStart Rugby Park NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Rugby Park

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 75

Service ID: 65186
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Physical address:
172 Eye St, Invercargill Central, Invercargill

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