Qualified Teacher (BestStart Whangamata)

Listed 49 days Ago
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 Whangamata is seeking a passionate and dedicated Qualified and Registered Teacher to join our passionate, tight-knit team. Our focus is to provide quality education to the children in our wonderful beach community. 

This is a part-time permanent position working between 30-35 hours in a small, well-resourced early childhood centre in the over two's area.  BestStart Whangamata is a centre where children know they belong. We view children as capable, competent, life-long learners who are encouraged to make their own learning choices, at their own pace, in a positive, productive environment.  We play to learn and learn to connect, With whanau at the centre of all we do. 

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 delighted to have opted into FULL Pay Parity!  

Other benefits include

  • A supportive teacher mentoring and induction programme
  • Online 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
  • Fully funded Teacher Registration
  • 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

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 registration/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 Whangamata!  

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