Favona Kindergarten Auckland

ECE head teacher - AKA Favona Kindergarten

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 10:36 AM 30 November 2021
Closes 6pm 10 January 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HARf7

Favona Kindergarten has strong relationships with the local Mangere community, school and marae networks, fostering friendships and a smooth transition to school.  We received an excellent report from the Education Review Office (ERO). 

As the Head Teacher, you will enjoy being a great example to your team as an exceptional leader. This permanent, full time role will commence February 2022 leading our team at Favona.

Our ideal candidate will 

  • have 5+ years’ experience in an ECE environment, and hold a current practicing certificate
  • have demonstrable skills in relationship building
  • display a firm-but-fair approach to leading a team, where collaboration and development is key
  • share the organisation's commitment to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi, informing and leading bicultural practice
  • share our kindergarten's philosophy of care and respect for the natural environment and sustainability and incorporate this in to learning experiences for children
  • value the use of ICT as a teaching tool, utilising a range of available technological resources to extend children's learning and improve teaching practice
  • have a strong focus on inclusiveness, recognising and valuing the rich diversity of the tamariki, whānau and local community
  • enjoy working directly with our tamariki and love getting your hands dirty 

To find out more about Favona Kindergarten, please visit the AKA website

If this role interests you, please click "Apply Now".  We are looking forward to hearing from you

For information on terms and conditions of this position, click here: Kindergarten Teachers, Head Teachers and Senior Teachers’ Collective Agreement 2019-2022

Applicants must have the legal right to live and work in New Zealand to be considered for this position

It is now a requirement that any person working in AKA Early Childhood Education Services must be fully vaccinated from the COVID-19 virus by 1 January 2022, and confirmation of vaccinations is required

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Careers at AKA
careers@aka.org.nz
(027) 368 5611

Position Description
Head Teacher Position Description Favona

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARf7

Listed 10:36 AM 30 November 2021
Closes 6pm 10 January 2022

Favona Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Favona Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5047
ERO report
View more on Education Counts

Physical address:
Wakefield Road, Mangere, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 6933, Wellesley Street, Auckland 1141