Qualified Teacher (BestStart Oraha)

BestStart Educare

Support the learning and development of our youngest tamariki as a Qualified Teacher (under 2s) at BestStart Oraha!

  • Join a supportive and nurturing team
  • Great opportunities for career growth and development
  • Extra sick leave which you can access from DAY ONE!!
BestStart Oraha Road is a brand new centre in the beautiful semi-rural community of Kumeu.  Our friendly and experienced teaching team are thriving in the gorgeous, natural spaces we have created. 

This is a permanent, full time (40hrs) role in our under 2s room 

We offer our teachers:
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Healthcare insurance and subsidised childcare
  • Paid staff meetings and extra sick days (accessible from your very first day)
  • An extensive support and guidance network
  • Training incentives and much much more!
Our new teacher will be enthusiastic, respectful, and creative. Familiarity with RIE philosophy and understanding of Te Whariki is essential.  

It is desirable that you have a thorough understanding of the RIE/Pikler approach and that this is embedded in your practice and evident in all decisions that you make for our tamariki.

In this role you will display the below skills and attributes:                   
  • Experience with group and individual planning
  • You will be skilled in documenting high quality and attractive individual learning journeys/planning
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-review will be one of your strengths
  • Value high quality and relaxed but professional, whanau/teacher partnerships
  • Respectful and supportive practice
  • Intrinsically motivated to provide a beautiful environment for our tamariki
  • Engaged in ongoing learning and contribute to a supportive and welcoming team culture
  • A can do and solution based outlook on life
  • Someone who is reliable, motivated, driven and positive
  • Has initiative and is creative
If you would like to join our fabulous team and spend your days in our little piece of paradise, don’t delay, APPLY now!

Contact our Recruitment Specialist Nicky Bryant on 021 922 667 or nicky.bryant@best-start.org to find out more.