Montessori Preschool Principal (0-6 years)

  • Employer: Capital Montessori School
  • Location: Wellington, Kingston, Wellington
  • Work type: Full time, Permanent

Montessori Preschool Principal (0-6 years)

Capital Montessori School, Wellington

We are seeking a new Principal to oversee the management of the school and learning environment which embraces the AMI philosophy. You’ll play an important part in guiding the strategic vision of the school that takes us into the future as you:

  • Lead a passionate teaching team, working alongside them to provide a high-quality Montessori educational programme
  • Build strong community cohesion, fostering relationships and attracting new families as well as relationships with local primary schools
  • Support development of the curriculum to make sure we’re best supporting children’s outcomes
  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the school

Who are you?

You may be an experienced Principal/Centre Manager seeking your next challenge, or you could be a Lead Educator with strong people/leadership skills looking for your next step.

You’ll be

  • A person who communicates with confidence, clarity and care as you inspire others and strive to bring out the best in everyone
  • ECE qualified and registered
  • Strongly committed to the Montessori educational philosophy, ideally with an AMI Diploma, experience working in an AMI environment, or a desire to get certified.

More about us

  • Our authentic, high-quality Montessori is uniquely set in a beautiful natural environment surrounded by purpose-designed outdoor space for children and teachers.
  • We have two classrooms (for children aged 3-6) and a playgroup (for 0-3 year olds) all fully-equipped with high-quality resources.

What we can offer you

  • A committed teaching team and amazing and diverse school community
  • Opportunities for your own professional development in Montessori education and leadership
  • Support from a committed Board of Trustees
  • A competitive salary and range of benefits
  • Relocation package/signing up bonus

Please send your CV and a cover letter to office@montessori.school.nz letting us know a bit about you, and we’ll be in touch soon.

MANZ Member School  •  9 June 2022