Preschool Head Teacher

Location: Onehunga, Auckland
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 200154072_1576614101
Salary: NZ$31 - NZ$35 per hour + + extra sick days + birthday off

If the reason you got into early childhood is to provide quality care - then this is your centre.

Located in Onehunga they moved into their purpose built centre two years ago. Quality education is at their forefront, with a focus on RIE / Reggio Emilia inspired philosophy. Their roll currently holds 45 children and they maintain excellent ratios. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experience Head Teacher, or someone who is ready to step up. This is a newly created position based in their Preschool room.

What's in it for you?

  • Above market rates - $30 - 35 depending on experience
  • Extra non-contact time
  • Reggio Emilia / RYE / Emmi Pikler philosophy
  • Extra sick days
  • Paid day off on your birthday
  • Supportive team environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • Regular professional development
  • Paid staff meetings + dinner on them!
  • Excellent ratios - Preschool 1:8
  • Collaborative & child-led approach

What we're looking for?

  • NZ trained and qualified teacher - must be Level 7 in ECE or Primary
  • Provisional or full registration
  • You're the type of person who likes to understand the dynamics and needs of the team before jumping in

This truly is a fantastic centre where you are able to make a difference and contribute to the centre's progression. For any questions or a confidential chat please contact Lara Evans 0212466017 or email