Qualified Teachers (BestStart Te Awamutu)

BestStart Educare

Join us as a qualified teacher in the beautiful small town of Te Awamutu!

We have a newly renovated centre and we’re looking for some new teachers to match!
Part time or full time – you can choose!
  • Beautiful new environments for children to explore
  • Friendly and approachable Centre Manager
  • Whakawhanaungatanga. Whakamana. Manaakitanga.
Whakawhanaungatanga. Whakamana. Manaakitanga.
If these values caught your eye, maybe you are the superstar we are looking for!
BestStart Te Awamutu holds a licence for 75 tamariki, across two different areas. We have just finished a major renovation and we’re proud of our fresh and well-resourced learning spaces.
Our centre is very popular with locals, we are well known as a high quality ECE provider in the area. We believe strongly in nurturing the seeds of our community and whānau play an important part in centre life. We believe our families have so much to offer! We embrace their skills and wisdom, incorporating their insights and knowledge into our learning programmes. We make connections with local community groups, landmarks and schools as our little local’s flourish and become an active part of our wonderful town.
This is a permanent position, 35-40 hours per week. 
Our experienced Centre Manager and passionate Head Teacher will support you to succeed in this role. You’ll enjoy collaborating with the team in the day to day running of the classroom and build great relationships with our centre families. We will help you to ensure that a high standard of quality education and care is provided for all tamariki. If you’re looking to grow your career, we will help you with that too! We have ongoing training and development opportunities within the region.
To start off in the position, you’ll need:

·         A BEd/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE)
·         Current NZ teacher registration,
·         A passion for working with whanau and local community,
·         A thorough understanding of quality assessment, and
·         To be an advocate for inclusive and respectful practice.
BestStart has great benefits like subsidised healthcare insurance, childcare discounts, accessing sick leave immediately, career advancement opportunities and more!
If you’d like to find out more phone Alisha on 021 178 7623 or apply now!