Northland Jobs

Head Teacher (K2)

Anne West Kindergarten, Kaitaia

The Northland Kindergarten Association (NKA) is seeking an experienced and motivated Head Teacher to lead a committed team of teachers at Anne West Kindergarten, Kaitaia, Northland. Due to this Kindergarten’s location a support package could be available to you to make the shift North.

Northland Kindergarten Association is seeking applications from qualified, experienced teachers who have the following attributes: -

  • Experience with leadership, management, and mentoring skills
  • Pedagogical leadership knowledge and experience
  • Is able to establish authentic and respectful relationships with children, whānau and colleagues.
  • Is self-motivated, have initiative and is able to work collaboratively with others.
  • Is a good communicator with all members of the wider kindergarten community?
  • Has a strong focus on inclusiveness, recognising and valuing the rich diversity of the tamariki, whānau and local community.
  • Have knowledge and understanding of the
  • Enviroschools initiative.
  • The successful applicant will also be able to support the teaching team in their journey of weaving Te Ao Maori contexts and Te Reo in the kindergarten setting.
  • Applicants must hold a recognized NZ ECE qualification, current practicing certificate, and first aid certificate.

Download an application pack and a position description from the NKA website or email to request an application pack and position description.

Closing date for applications and referees’ reports: 2.00pm on the Friday 11th June 2021.

Email Applications to: or post to: Appointments Secretary, Northland Kindergarten Association, PO Box 4005, Whangarei, 0141.

Anne West Kindergarten

92 Pukepoto Road, Kaitaia

Phone 09 408 1110



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