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Turitea Childcare Centre Manawatu/Whanganui

Early childhood teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:02 AM 19 January 2018
Closes 5.30pm 05 February 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9h90

We are looking for a newly qualified, energetic and enthusiastic teacher to work in our community-based, semirural EC centre, in Palmerston North. We are a well-resourced centre, with an environment that offers amazing opportunities for outdoor exploration and local walks within the community and are staffed by a team of motivated, passionate and inspiring teachers. We pride ourselves on creating and developing stimulating environments, the implementation of a quality curriculum and the relationships we form with our children and families.

To successfully undertake this role you will have the following:

  • An appropriate recent qualification BEd/Dip Tch (ECE, (third year students in training will be considered)
  • An ability to demonstrate initiative and have a passion for quality practice standards
  • Excellent communication, planning and organisation skills
  • An enjoyment of the outdoor environment
  • A current first aid certificate.

You will also demonstrate the following:

  • A warm, caring, positive and 'can-do' attitude
  • The initiative, desire and passion for quality practice standards and a strong commitment to the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Excellent communication, planning and organisational skills
  • A desire to make a difference to children in their early years, while building strong relationships with their whānau and families.

This is an exciting opportunity for you as a qualified teacher to join a professional team providing quality early childhood education and care that meets the individual needs of the families and children who are at the heart of our centre vision. This is a full-time position for the right applicant, primarily working with children aged O2. We provide excellent working conditions within our tranquil semirural environment.

If this sounds like you, please contact Helen.

How to apply

Please phone or email for an application pack from:

Helen Page
PB 11-008, Palmerston North
(06) 355 0528

Download our application form
Appln for employment EC Teacher3

Download our Mission Statement, Philosophy & Vision pdf
2017 Mission Statement Philosophy Vision3

Vacancy reference #:1H9h90

Listed 9:02 AM 19 January 2018
Closes 5.30pm 05 February 2018

Turitea Childcare Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Turitea Childcare Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 43

Service ID: 52521
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Physical address:
Ag Research Grasslands 1 Dairy Farm Road, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
C/- AgResearch Grasslands Private Bag 11008, Palmerston North