• Permanent Full Time
  • Ruakaka

Website Small Poppies Early Childhood Education

Are you seeking a warm and friendly work environment where teachers are highly respected, celebrated and supported to grow? A centre that values teamwork, integrity and thoughtfulness?

Do you possess outstanding leadership capabilities?


Due to lifestyle changes one of our Team Leaders is moving to a casual position, we will still see her smiley face around but are now requiring this leadership position to be filled.


With spacious indoor and outdoor play areas including awesome bike tracks, located in beautiful coastal Ruakaka, Small Poppies offers a ‘home away from home’ environment and excellent care and education for local families in the community!


As a Team Leader, our ideal applicant will have strong written and verbal communication skills with the capability of building strong and lasting relationships.  You will use your expertise and knowledge to lead the team with planning and internal evaluation. You will be confident in your ability to work alongside the Centre Manager in the day to day running of the centre and ensure that great routines are developed.


As a valued Teacher of Small Poppies, you will be provided with:

·         Competitive remuneration – we have opted in to Pay Parity from Jan 2022

·         Discounted childcare

·         Annual flu vaccination and First aid certification

·         Staff uniform

·         A generous PLD budget where you can choose PLD for your own learning

·         A comprehensive induction programme, with regular mentoring and coaching and ongoing opportunities for career growth and personal and professional development

·         Full payment of teacher registration costs


If you are an ECE specialist looking for a leadership opportunity, we would love to hear from! Please send us your CV and Cover letter today!


Please note: Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


To apply for this job email your details to hr@provincialeducation.co.nz.