Qualified Teacher

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Qualified Teacher (BestStart Stokes Valley)

  • Teacher
  • Lower Hutt
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • BestStart Stokes Valley is a fun, community orientated centre located on a quiet street in the heart of Stokes Valley. We have a dedicated team of teaching professionals working in our centre and our preschool team is led by a fun and enthusiastic¬†Head Teacher!

    We now have an opening for a fully qualified ECE or Primary trained Teacher to join our busy preschool classroom. We can offer some flexibility around hour so feel free to let us know what might suit you best! Within the preschool we follow the ‘Project Approach’ to planning, with a large focus on loose parts play and aspects of Reggio also. The team have a strong, collaborative and positive relationship with whanau, tamariki and kaiko and we love to get out and about and support our local community.¬†

    The successful applicant will have a genuine passion for teaching, demonstrate strong communication skills and have an ability to think on your feet and problem solve. We’re seeking someone with an ECE qualification (level 7 only) and NZ teaching certification along with the following attributes:

  • Demonstrates a sound understanding of curriculum and evaluation
  • Energetic, enthusiastic, organised and self-motivated
  • Maintain professional and respectful relationships with staff, parents and children at all times
  • Demonstrate a passion for and commitment to teaching and learning with a focus on delivering quality
  • Most importantly we’re looking for a Teacher who shares our goal of making a difference in the lives of children; who can build professional relationships with families/whanau and bring their experience and passion for quality learning experiences and care.

    As a member of the BestStart family you can expect the following in return for your hard work and commitment to providing excellence in education:

  • Sick leave available from Day 1 of your employment
  • Competitive wage
  • Healthcare insurance
  • Access to discounted childcare
  • Fantastic fully supported personal development opportunities to further develop your skills, knowledge and career!
  • Staff uniform