Frankton Christian Kindergarten – Head Teacher/Manager

Head Teacher/Manager

Are you an ECE qualified and registered teacher seeking a new challenge which can develop and broaden your leadership skills?

This may be the opportunity for you.

Frankton Christian Kindergarten is seeking the right candidate to provide leadership to our great team of teachers and staff. Our philosophy sees the nurturing and education of our children as an extension of the family and home in providing them a safe and caring environment. This is underpinned by our values which are aligned with our special character.

What sets Frankton Christian Kindergarten apart?

  • Our special character
  • Low roll cap (24)
  • Low teacher pupil ratio (currently 1:6 at the maximum roll)
  • Not for profit organisation which is Board governed
  • Part time administrator takes care of a lot of the paperwork

The person we are looking for would need to show evidence of an ability to lead a team, understand the current ECE curriculum and its implementation, confidence with Te Whariki with the ability to create, plan, implement and document learning.

A good understanding of the current compliance and legislative environment for ECE organisations.  Able to mentor and assist in the professional development of the teaching staff, and above all be able to align themselves with the values and special character of the Kindergarten.

This is ideally a full time role but for the right person flexibility with hours could be discussed.

Frankton Christian Kindergarten is situated in Hamilton, which is in the North Island of NZ.

Hamilton is central to great beaches and surfing spots on both the West and East coasts. Wonderful hiking and nature walks, skiing fields and many cultural areas of interest are all with in easy driving distance . Hamilton is 1.5hrs drive south of Auckland city.

Please send your CV to or for further information please contact;

Annamarie  van der Wel