Head Teacher (BestStart Pleasant Point)

BestStart Educare

Looking for a new leadership opportunity for the new year? We have the perfect role for you in our fabulous centre in Pleasant Point.

Our beautiful centre is set in the Pleasant Point Community right next door to the local School. We have three wonderful and spacious classrooms with well established outdoor areas and our team place great important on ensuring children's wellbeing is at the forefront of everything we do. 

Due to some internal promotion we are now searching for a Head Teacher to join our over two's classroom. Our successful applicant will be someone who brings passion and great energy in their role to lead the team with confidence, a sense of fun, and has the ability to inspire and effectively lead their team to drive the learning programme we offer. We would also welcome someone who is interested developing their leadership and see this as an opportunity for growth in themselves and others.

Our ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following;
  • A strong understanding of programme planning, pedagogy and curriculum
  • Have a fun and energetic approach to learning
  • Be excellent in all forms of communication
  • You will hold an ECE Qualification that is at Level 7 and will be a Registered with the Teaching council
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of the current ECE Regulations, Te Whariki and hold compliance in a high regard
As a BestStart employee, your hard work and commitment to providing excellence in education and care will be rewarded with a competitive salary package which includes, health insurance, discounted childcare, and a staff uniform.

If this role sounds like you then we would love to hear from you! Please submit your application today or call Harriett Lawrence, Recruitment Specialist on 027 568 3543 if you have any questions.