BestStart Bayfair Bay of Plenty

Head teacher, Bayfair

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 1:17 PM 15 November 2021
Closes 5pm 10 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARGC

We are looking for a head teacher to join the team of our small and friendly Bayfair centre. 42 licence (10 U2s)

As our head teacher you will be a leader, you will deliver on professional teaching standards and develop and maintain an efficient working environment for your team with effective communication.

Duties of this role will include:

  • Provide positive, quality education and care to children in a safe and hygienic environment
  • Provide effective leadership, encouraging and supporting all staff in your team to achieve the set of objectives, goals and behaviours necessary for your team's success.
  • Understand, practice and guide others in the standards set by the ECE Regulations, licensing criteria, BestStart policies and procedures, curriculum and philosophy of the centre.
  • Ensure that parents/family/whanau are welcomed and understand the centre policies, practices and curriculum

Role requirements:

  • BEd/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.

Our benefits:

  • Career development - we love to grow our people and we have multiple career pathways to support your journey
  • Subsidised health insurance*
  • Sick days available from day one*

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.

If this sounds like you then get in touch with us today! 

*Terms and conditions apply.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Emma Hammel, Talent Acquisition Specialist
(027) 1800 1479

Vacancy reference #:1HARGC

Listed 1:17 PM 15 November 2021
Closes 5pm 10 December 2021

BestStart Bayfair NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Bayfair

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 42

Service ID: 45007
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Physical address:
51 Farm Street, Mount Maunganui

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