Centre Manager/Head Teacher

  • Employer: Waikanae Montessori Pre-School
  • Location: Kapiti, Waikanae
  • Work type: Permanent

Waikanae Montessori Pre-School is one of the original Montessori schools operating in New Zealand, having first opened its doors in 1977. We are licensed for 40 children and are open between 8:45am and 2:45pm, Monday to Friday.

We are seeking a Montessori trained Centre Manager/Head Teacher with excellent leadership, communication and collaboration skills to join us. The role involves some classroom teaching time, as well as strategic leadership and operational management of the pre-school.

Waikanae Montessori has a committed and skilled teaching and support team that share a passion for tamariki, the pre-school and its place in the community. The pre-school has two classrooms and an exceptional outdoor environment with well-established trees and wide variety of play equipment.

The pre-school has an engaged and active community of parents, and a Trust Board made up of current and past parents to provide governance oversight and support.

The position is available from the end of July, 2019 with some flexibility.

For an application form please contact the Trust Board – Don Guthrie, targadon@gmail.com . An application form and job description will be sent to you.

Please ensure when applying for the position you include a cover letter, application form and your  c.v.

MANZ Member School  •  21 May 2019