Head Teacher (BestStart Great North Road)

BestStart Educare

We are looking for a ECE qualified and experienced Head Teacher to work in our fun and exciting centre. This is your chance to progress in your career

At BestStart, we’re passionate about making a positive difference in children’s lives. We aspire to grow curious, confident and caring children. Together we teach, learn and nurture.

This is where you come in!
You will be playing a key role in our Toddler/ Preschool room at BestStart Great North Rd. You will be working within a team of 3 in a well-resourced learning space where we like to embrace the rich cultural experiences that all our families bring with them by celebrating what makes each child unique, supporting their individual learning needs, and allowing them the space to grow and develop at their own pace.  

We’re searching for an ECE qualified, registered and experienced Head Teacher who brings great passion and energy to their role and can effectively build and foster positive relationships with children and their whanau. This is a permanent position working 40 hours per week, Monday – Friday and we are conveniently located in the heart of New Lynn with onsite parking available. 

Role requirements:
  • B Ed/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of programme planning, pedagogy and curriculum
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of the current ECE Regulations, Te Whariki and hold compliance in a high regard
  • Be excellent in all forms of communication
  • Demonstrate a passion for and a commitment to teaching and learning with a focus on delivering quality
  • Familiar with self review and programme planning
Every BestStart centre is unique and reflects the special qualities and backgrounds of its children, teachers and communities. We are big on growing our people and we are proud to offer a great benefits package which includes discounted childcare, subsidised healthcare insurance, staff uniform, immediate access to your sick leave and amazing career pathways!
If this sounds like you then get in touch with us today! Submit your application directly via this job ad or phone Taiana Fainga'a our Recruitment Specialist on 021 922 667 for a confidential conversation.