Qualified Kaiako BestStart Montessori The Gardens

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BestStart Education

About us:  

At BestStart, we’re leaders in the early childhood sector, we make a difference, and we love what we do. We provide high-quality early education and award-winning childcare for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. BestStart Montessori The Gardens is seeking a passionate and dedicated Qualified and Certificated Teacher to join our energetic and tight-knit team. 

Our centre is a Montessori based centre and we provide care and education for a culturally diverse group of families.  Celebrating culturally significant events such as Matariki, Chinese New Year, and Diwali is a core part of our tradition, helping to honor and integrate the unique identities, languages, and cultures of all our children. 

We have a well-established team who are committed to nurturing each child's unique potential. With a blend of passion, qualifications, and extensive experience, we strive to cultivate a community of kind, respectful, and independent learners. 

Why choose us?  

Here at BestStart we are committed to being a progressive and adaptable leader in the ECE sector where our Teachers are recognised for the positive difference they make in children’s lives. We are pleased to announce that BestStart has opted into FULL pay parity! 

Other benefits include:  

  • A supportive teacher mentoring and induction programme  
  • Learning through Whare Ako our online learning platform  
  • Want to learn something new? We will support you in taking your career to the next level  
  • Leadership programme for current and future leaders  
  • Discounted childcare 
  • Fully funded Teacher Certification  
  • Refer a Qualified Teacher and receive $2000*  

Your health and wellbeing are our priority, we offer:  

  • Subsidised health insurance with Southern Cross*  
  • Free annual flu vaccinations  
  • Confidential counselling through EAP  
  • Wellbeing programme.  
  • Sick days available from the day you start 
  • One week additional leave for 10 years long service recognition  

About the Role:  

Whether you are a newly qualified teacher or an experienced educator, if you have a passion for teaching young children, we want to hear from you. This is a permanent part-time position working 27.5 hours per week Monday-Friday. from 9am - 3pm.   

At BestStart Montessori The Gardens are lucky to have three, character buildings which provide spacious indoor and outdoor learning environments for our children. Our large, well established and sunny garden provides an expansive space for our tamariki to explore, challenge and learn. Our thoughtfully resourced, prepared environment with specially designed materials creates a respectful learning environment promoting inclusiveness and a strong sense of community.  

This position is to support a growing role within the centre. The successful applicant will be working in all three rooms within the centre, covering breaks and lunches.  This position would be perfect for a newly graduated Kaiako as it offers experience working with children of all ages.  

Role requirements:  

Commit to making a difference in the lives of young learners with a team dedicated to excellence. We are looking for the following:  

  • B Ed/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE or Primary) and current Teacher Certification  
  • Good understanding of child-led curriculum, planning and extending on our children's learning  
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of the current ECE Regulations, Te Whariki and hold compliance in a high regard  
  • A strong commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi through pedagogical practices  
  • Passion and commitment for teaching and learning with a focus on delivering quality  

How to Apply: Click Apply now and be part of a team that embraces growth, collaboration, and the joy of teaching. We can't wait to welcome you to BestStart Montessori The Gardens!  

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