Finlayson Park Kindergarten, Manurewa – Full Time Head Teacher 

Job Code: HTFINP261

Job Description:

This is a full time 40 hour per week position (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday) in an established and well-resourced Kindergarten. The Kindergarten operates a mix of full day, 6 hour and 4 hour sessions and is open to children in the term breaks. The Kindergarten has a licensed roll of 40 children and a 1:10 teacher to child ratio.

We are seeking a Head Teacher who possesses experience with ECE management, who is versatile and a great communicator, who can lead quality teaching practices for a team in a mixed age setting, and is willing and proactive around change.

The successful applicant must have sound knowledge of current approaches to teaching and learning, be committed to on-going professional development, and demonstrate strong and inclusive leadership qualities.

CMKA offers generous professional support, employment terms and conditions and professional learning and development opportunities.

Start date:                     To Be Negotiated

Hours required:        Monday to Friday 40 Hours per week

Applications close:   Wednesday 4th March 2020 at 4.00pm

Applicants require a Level 7 Diploma or Bachelor of Training ECE, current first aid certificate and current teacher registration practicing certificate.

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You must be eligible to work in New Zealand


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