Early Learning Counties Manukau (ELCM) – Takanini
(ELCM is a subsidiary of Counties Manukau Kindergarten Association)

Team Leader Position – Over 3’s
Are you interested in working for a community based organisation that places children before profit?

ELCM Takanini is like a richly resourced treasure tucked away in our local community. Our large centre is privileged to have a positive reputation, full attendance rolls and an ever growing wait list.

We are seeking a  Full Time Team Leader for our Over 3’s space

Do you…

      • Lead and teach from the heart?
      • Model respectful practices and value relationships?
      • Enjoy and grow professional collaboration amongst your team, with the ability to draw out individual strengths for the benefit of all?
      • Value reflective practice and professional discussion?
      • Foster a healthy culture for teachers and children to live and learn in?
      • Have strong and effective communication skills that builds Whānaungatanga with a diverse learning community?
      • Have sound working knowledge around planning, assessment and evaluation?
      • Write high quality authentic documentation that captures learning journeys?
      • Value and create beautiful learning spaces that foster ongoing inquiry and wonder for children?

We will offer you…

      • High quality teaching and learning spaces with a very large natural outdoor environment.
      • The leadership of a team of passionate preschool teachers who keep children at the heart of what they do each day
      • 6 hours non-contact a week, 5 weeks annual leave, quality professional development opportunities and subsidised childcare.

Applicants require a Level 7 Diploma or Bachelor of Teaching ECE, current first aid certificate and current New Zealand teacher registration practising certificate. 

Start Date:                   To be negotiated

Hours of Work:         Monday – Friday (8 hours per day) between the hours of 7.30am – 5.30pm

Applications Close:  4.00pm Friday 19th August 2022

Applicants must be eligible to work in New Zealand

To apply for this position please complete the attached application pack and to vacancies@cmka.org.nz

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