Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand New Zealand (nationwide)

Regional Education Leader


English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:14 AM 28 January 2022
Closes 28 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HAS_W

This is an exciting opportunity to take on a professional leadership position in our Whangarei Education Centre. Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand (ECNZ) - are proud to be one of NZ's top Early Childhood and primary school education providers, having the highest Category One status awarded by NZQA. We pride ourselves on our bicultural kaupapa, fresh thinking and best practice for teachers in ECE and Primary school.

As Regional Education Leader, you will be effectively managing a small, diverse group of Lecturers to deliver high quality teacher education programmes. You will lead and facilitate community networking, attract and retain students and members and facilitate professional learning and development initiatives and other events. Promoting and maintaining positive relationships with local Kaumatua, iwi and ECE stakeholders and providing pastoral care for locally based students will also be key to your success.

You will have the support of a network of other REL's across the motu, and the opportunity to further your Masters or PhD study with generous study leave and professional development provisions.

To be successful in this role you will have the following:

  • Proven professional leadership/management skills
  • Experience teaching and/or mentoring adults at tertiary level
  • Ability to articulate e-pedagogy
  • A Masters degree in education (advantageous) or relevant ECE teaching qualifications
  • Early childhood education sector experience
  • Teacher registration (essential)
  • Sound knowledge, commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • Knowledge in te reo Māori me ngā tikanga Māori (advantageous)
  • Enthusiasm for undertaking research within a collaborative framework
  • Ability and willingness to travel within New Zealand
  • A current full driver's licence and vehicle for work use

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Gerry Koopu
(07) 920 7146 / 0288 500

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAS_W

Listed 9:14 AM 28 January 2022
Closes 28 February 2022

Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand NZ

Tertiary provider details

Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand

Type: Private Training Establishment

Physical address:
191 Thorndon Quay, Thorndon, Wellington

Postal Address:
P O Box 12725, Thorndon, Wellington, 6144