Toi Ohomai Childcare Centre Bay of Plenty

Lead teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kaiako

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

Listed 1:33 PM 24 November 2021
Closes 02 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARYV

Toi Ohomai Childcare Centre has an exceptional reputation for excellence in teaching, team work and prides itself on its very natural and spacious outdoor environments.   

This role is ideal for someone who is wanting to take on a leadership role under the guidance of our very experienced and passionate Head Teachers.  The ideal applicant will be a qualified, registered and certificated teacher who has an aspiration to build and grow their leadership qualities.  You will be responsible for the day to day running of your respective centre ensuring that the centre philosophy, practices and strategic goals are being implemented. This role will be with infants and toddlers.

The right person will be:

  • Fully qualified, registered and certificated
  • Genuinely passionate and knowledgeable about the care and education of tamariki
  • A positive and enthusiastic team player
  • Committed to building authentic relationships with children and whānau – they are at the heart of everything we do
  • Dedicated to ongoing growth of knowledge
  • Some experience in a leadership role is an advantage

As a valued teacher you can be assured of:

  • A salary in line with the first 5 steps of the Kindergarten Teachers Collective Agreement
  • Excellent child to teacher ratios
  • A highly skilled and supportive team to work alongside
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Access to campus resources e.g gym, library
  • Subsidised childcare if applicable

Minimum requirements:

  • Bachelor of Teach (ECE) or equivalent
  • Teacher Registration and Practising Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate (full programme)
  • Experience working with infants and toddlers

Importantly you will be able to demonstrate strong alignment and commitment to our Toi Ohomai Values.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

People and Culture Team
peopleandculture@toiohomai.ac.nz
(07) 557 8985

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARYV

Listed 1:33 PM 24 November 2021
Closes 02 December 2021

Toi Ohomai Childcare Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Toi Ohomai Childcare Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 100

Service ID: 40042
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Physical address:
36 Lagoon Place, Poike, Tauranga

Postal Address:
. Private Bag 12001, Tauranga 3143