Auckland City, 1010The kauri is among the mightiest trees, yet begins as just a seed. As educators at Kauri Kids it is our belief that with love, care and nurturing all tamariki are full of the potential to be as mighty as the kauri tree.
With this in mind, we see it as our role to work in partnership with the child’s whanau to ensure our tamariki grow as global citizens, are inspired to do their very best and always achieve their individual goals and aspirations.
He angitūtanga : The opportunityHere at Howick Kauri Kids we have an opportunity for a knowledgeable and passionate Head Teacher to join our team of talented early childhood professionals for a fixed term period from December 2019 to July 2020.
In this exciting and rewarding role, you will be responsible for the effective management of the day to day operations of the team and financial performance of the centre ensuring that a high standard of customer service is provided by all staff members whilst developing and supporting your team.
He kōrero mōu : About youNaturally you’ll be a supportive leader who enjoys coaching staff to their full potential. You will be passionate and committed to quality education ensuring that your team further develop their skills through embracing our philosophy of child led play.
You will have excellent communication skills and will have the ability to build and maintain a relationship with a wide range of people from your local community.
You will hold a New Zealand Bachelor or Diploma of Teaching ECE and be currently fully certified with the NZ Teachers Council.
Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou : What we offerHere you will have access to a range of development opportunities to grow your career.
You will be working with a team of extraordinary and talented early childhood educators who are passionate about children, their community and who love to make a difference in helping to make Auckland a vibrant place to live, work and play.
This role will be working 40 hours a week, Monday to Friday with the centre being open between 7am and 6pm.If you are a highly driven individual who thrives in a continually evolving role that focuses on child led play we would love to hear from you -
apply now!Applications close 8th November 2019Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.
If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.
Auckland Council is committed to the protection and wellbeing of children. This role is classified as a Children's Worker role under the Vulnerable Children Act 2014.
As such applicants will be required to undergo police vetting prior to commencing employment. Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory police check.
This role is deemed safety sensitive and in line with Auckland Council policy, you will be required to complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.