Head Teacher (BestStart Mosgiel)

BestStart Educare

Work in a recently renovated centre with a huge natural outdoor area that has endless possibilities for creativity and sustainability.

 Are you a passionate, energetic and committed team leader? 
We have an opening for a Head Teacher to join our centre and lead the team in our Mighty Oaks room (2-5 year old's) on a full time, permanent basis.

BestStart Mosgiel (formerly ABC Mosgiel) is housed in two cosy converted houses with a fantastic, large playground with lovely trees. We are situated on the Taieri Plains in Mosgiel – 10 minutes from Dunedin. Our centre offers quality early childhood education and care. Our excellent age-specific resources help the children to learn and develop in a safe and fun-filled environment.

Our ideal candidate will have the following:

· Enthusiasm
· Proven leadership experience
· Passion and confidence 
· Consistency
· Experience in planning, assessment and internal evaluation
· A passion for learning and working alongside families 
· A great sense of humor and positive outlook essential

You will have support from your Centre Manager as well as the Business and Professional services Managers. Health insurance is included in the package, an amazing benefit that reflects the commitment to the health and well being of our staff. Along with that we also offer discounted childcare, paid staff meetings, extra sick days as well as further opportunities to grow your career within BestStart.

If you were nodding your head while reading this and ticking all those boxes - do not hesitate to get your application in! Alternatively you can call Vanessa the Business Manager on 027 571 7921 for a confidential discussion.