Qualified Teacher (BestStart Kilmarnock)

BestStart Educare

Are you a passionate under two's teacher? This could be for you!

We have an exciting position available for a qualified teacher to join our Pepi/nursery classroom at BestStart Kilmarnock! 

Our centre is large and busy, and we are proud of the excellent care and education we provide. We have learners and staff from all over the world, and this contributes wonderfully to our inclusive, global culture.
The Pepi room cares for up to 16 children and is staffed with a talented team.  They enjoy a large, spacious room with lots of natural light, and a super-sized separate sleep room. They are proud of the excellent, nurturing care they provide for our children and the warm reciprocal relationships with families.  They are committed to key teacher practice in an environment that supports relationship building among all learners and teachers together.  We are looking for a teacher who will fit in with this philosophy and be keen to bring their own ideas into the team.  Our pepi teachers have created a supportive, happy, fun working environment and they are keen to welcome a new member to their whanau.

This is a part time permanent position, 30 hours per week. 
Our centre is super spacious with large break out spaces available to be used in different ways, a large comfortable staffroom and a separate large non-contact room.  We have brilliant playgrounds and a happy free-range rabbit to share it with.  We have lots of off-street parking for families and staff. 
BestStart Kilmarnock is centrally located a few minutes walk from Hagley Park and Riccarton Mall, with easy access to public transport and city amenities.

As a Beststart employee you will receive a competitive wage, childcare discounts, a uniform, extra sick days, healthcare insurance, training incentives and more. We provide great learning and development opportunities for children and staff alike - we're proud of our employees and are committed to providing teachers with professional development opportunities that further develop their skills, knowledge and careers.
If this position interests you, please get in touch to discuss, we are happy to answer your questions and queries and look forward to your application!