Hopscotch Early Learning Childcare Centre Waikato

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 12:49 PM 23 November 2021
Closes 5pm 03 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARV8

Are you looking for an established, purpose-built rural centre that is the heart of the community?

Hopscotch is looking for an experienced teacher who can replace our long-standing head teacher of 17 years! We have a mix of experienced and new teachers who all bring their own qualities to create a fantastic team.

We’re licensed for 35 children from the age of 6 months to approximately 3½ years (when the children move to our Preschool centre). The role is working with children from age 18 months to 3½ years and alongside our infant head teacher.

The successful applicant will be:

  • A reflective teacher who is genuine, warm and caring
  • Excellent in their leadership and communication skills and recognise that meaningful relationships are fundamental to learning
  • A team player who can lead by example, embrace collaboration and work in a collegial environment
  • Confident in programme planning, assessment and evaluation
  • Fully conversant in the Te Whāriki curriculum
  • A NZ registered ECE teacher.

In return we offer you:

  • Excellent staff to child ratios
  • A supportive team, Licensee and community
  • A centre where learning is nurtured, we celebrate our unique cultures and we provide a challenging and highly resourced environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • A place where your ideas are valued
  • Regular non-contact and administration time
  • Paid registration and first aid, and an extensive professional development budget
  • Competitive remuneration and free childcare.

How to apply

Please send a cover letter and CV to:

Charlotte Clapcott
59 Haerehuka Street, Otorohanga 3900
(027) 255 2464

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARV8

Listed 12:49 PM 23 November 2021
Closes 5pm 03 December 2021

Hopscotch Early Learning Childcare Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Hopscotch Early Learning Childcare Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 35

Service ID: 30236
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Physical address:
11 Bledisloe Avenue, Otorohanga

Postal Address:
11 Bledisloe Avenue, Otorohanga, Waikato 3900