Qualified Teacher (BestStart Montessori Mosgiel) Teacher Dunedin Permanent / Full Time Our StoryAt BestStart, we’ve been looking after NZ’s youngest for over 24 years. We’re leaders in the early childhood sector, we make a difference and we love what we do. Trust is more than a word for us; it’s the way that we approach what we do. We develop trust in our relationships with children and families. Trust is where the magic of learning begins.What will I be doing?This is where you come in! Whānau are at the heart of everything we do so you’ll be playing a key role in building relationships with our children and families here at BestStart Mont. Mosgiel!We are looking for a Qualified Teacher to join our team in the 0-6 years room here at BestStart Montessori Mosgiel. We are a team of fun loving teachers who enjoy learning just as much as tamariki!We have three age focused classrooms and two shared outdoor playgrounds. We enjoy regular excursions out into our community and celebrate a strong sense of manaakitanga and believe that no contributor is too small! We are passionate about our community and giving as much as we can. We believe all children can achieve anything and remove all limitations so that they can fly at their own pace! As a teacher, we want you to stand up and stand out! We want you to challenge our children to do their best, to encourage them to be courageous, to take risks and if they should stumble, be right there to pick them up and give them a cuddle. You will be known for your “can do” attitude, and not afraid to roll up your sleeves. This is a permanent position working 40 hours per week, Monday – Friday.Role requirements: B Ed/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification Demonstrate a strong understanding of programme planning, pedagogy and curriculum Demonstrate good knowledge of the current ECE Regulations, Te Whariki and hold compliance in a high regard Be excellent in all forms of communication Passion and commitment for teaching and learning with a focus on delivering quality Why work for BestStart? We’re big on growing our people! Our professional development is second to none and we have amazing career pathways that can help you reach your goals! We offer a great benefits package to our people which includes discounted childcare, subsidised health insurance, a BestStart uniform, and immediate access to your sick leave!BestStart is not just a place to work – Joining BestStart means joining a whānau. It is a place where innovation thrives and where we celebrate the wins – big and small! Bring your unique self to work. It doesn’t matter who you are, if you’re passionate about making a difference, you belong here.