Head Teacher (BestStart Te Aroha)

BestStart Educare

Do you have a passion for leadership? We are looking for our next head teacher to join us!

BestStart Te Aroha is looking for a Head Teacher to join our team situated under te maunga o Te Aroha (Mt. Te Aroha).

BestStart Te Aroha is licensed for 49 children with 15 under two's and 34 over two's. We have two separate buildings at one location with a sunny renovated villa for our home-like pēpi room and a purpose built building for our children 2 years and over.

Our new Head Teacher will be someone that can inspire, motivate and drive a team and who is open to continue to learn alongside the children and the team.

We are a centre who has strong relationships with our community so we need someone who will continue to develop this relationship and have a passion to get out and about in our community.

We are looking for a confident leader who displays these characteristics:
  • Demonstrates leadership capability
  • An experienced, fully registered teacher
  • Passion and innovation with proven skills in developing high quality education for young children
  • Demonstrates good organisation and time management skills
  • Excellent communication and team skills
BestStart offers support and commitment to teachers professional development and opportunities for leadership growth. A competitive wage is offered with great benefits such as free medical insurance, discounted childcare, extra sick days, paid teacher registration and more.