Teacher in Training (BestStart Huntington)

BestStart Educare

We are on the look out for a teacher in training superstar!

BestStart Huntington is a brand new, purpose build learning centre that has opened in Huntington, Hamilton. This centre provides quality education and care for children. It is licenced for 101 children with 20 under 2's, and is open between the hours of 7:30am – 5:30pm.

We are searching for a passionate, eager, and devoted, teacher in training who feel they can truly make a difference in children’s lives. We are looking for someone who has the enthusiasm and dedication that is required for opening a brand-new centre, and someone who have the ability to build warm and positive relationships with all the new families who will walk in the door and entrust their children in your care.

Successful applicants will:
  • Have a natural passion for working with children
  • Be studying towards a level 7 qualification in Early Childhood
  • Have a firm understanding of the importance of working as part of a team
  • Possess wonderful communication skills leading to being able to create positive relationships
  • Be self-motivated, respectful, optimistic, and show kindness and compassion for others
  • Be reliable, mature and nurturing
  • Be confident in helping children to deal with conflicts and support them in their social development
  • Have the ability to reflect on their own practice and willing to grow with and alongside the team

This is a permanent position, 35 hours per week. 
As a Beststart employee you will receive a competitive wage, childcare discounts, a uniform, extra sick days, healthcare insurance, training incentives and more. We provide great learning and development opportunities for children and staff alike - we're proud of our employees and are committed to providing teachers with professional development opportunities that further develop their skills, knowledge and careers.