ECE Qualified Montessori Teacher Fixed Term

  • Employer: BestStart
  • Location: Wellington, Rongotai
  • Work type: Fixed Term

We are seeking an ECE Qualified Montessori Teacher at Montessori Rongotai, Wellington for a Fixed Term from 16th April 2018 until 22.5.2019

We are licenced 29 children aged between 2-6yrs and are a Montessori school for the community that welcomes 2-6 year olds.

Nestled conveniently in the heart of residential Rongotai, close to Kilbirnie shops and community, the centre is perfectly situated for easy access to the local library, parks, recreational facilities and public transport. We provide a fully equipped Montessori environment that brings to life the philosophy and principles of the Montessori Method for today’s child in today’s world.

Our Vision:
We are a Montessori for the community uniting teachers, family, whanau and friends, from many cultures, to develop in children the confidence to become independent learners, motivated to discover and develop life–skills for the joy of future success”.

Join an established team working towards high quality Montessori learning environment, support strengthening our connections with our community, and contributing to the development of our centre’s philosophy and vision.

“We must help the child to act for himself, will for himself, think for himself; this is the art of those who aspire to serve the spirit.” (Maria Montessori, Education for a New World)

The ideal candidate will:

– Have a solid understanding of the Montessori philosophy.

–Be passionate about professional learning.

–Be self-motivated, innovative, reflective and prepared to think    beyond the boundaries

–Have proven organisational and time management skills.

–Have an enjoyment of working collaboratively with teachers,  parents and whānau.

You must be ECE trained and we would prefer that you are also Montessori qualified.

We will consider applications from teachers who have experience or possess strong interest in Montessori – and for the right applicant BestStart can support your training to achieve a Montessori qualification.

Here at BestStart, we are committed to providing you with ongoing personal development to ensure you and your career are being well looked after. BestStart teachers enjoy many benefits including:

Competitive salary
Ongoing professional development
Quality uniforms
Subsidised childcare
Career advancement opportunities

Apply now – this a rare opportunity within BestStart




MANZ Member School  •  20 March 2018