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ECE Montessori Head Teacher

  • Montessori Head Teaching Opportunity in Kilbirnie, Wellington

We are seeking an ECE Qualified Montessori Head Teacher at Montessori Kilbirnie.  We are a small but strong community with a licence for 26 children in a centre with children from 6 months to 6 years of age.  

Our Vision is to build a Montessori community of teachers, parents and children who embody a life long love of learning, taking care of each other and our world and as a teacher we need you to be the teacher you would want for your own child.

“The greatest gifts we can give our children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of freedom” Dr Maria Montessori

 The ideal candidate will have:

  •  A solid understanding of the Montessori Philosophy.
  • Strong interest in  in planning and assessment
  •  Passionate about professional learning.
  • Self-motivated, innovative, reflective and prepared to think beyond the boundaries.
    Proven organisational and time management skills.
    An enjoyment of working collaboratively with teachers, parents and whanau. 

You must be ECE Trained and we would prefer that you are also Montessori Qualification. We will consider applications from teachers who have a 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

8 Feb 2018

Work Type:
Montessori at Kilbirnie
  • Teacher