Massey Child Care Centre Inc 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 10:20 AM 01 November 2018
Closes 12pm 09 November 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9nNQ

We are seeking a qualified/certified early childhood teacher (or a third year student with less than 6 months' study remaining) to join our  teaching team.

We desire a teacher who values relationships, is open to learning and sharing knowledge, and who aspires to excellence in all they do to add to the character and culture of our centre.

At the core of our philosophy and practice are respectful, responsive, reciprocal relationships. We operate a Key teacher system built on our Community of Practice foundation.

We are seeking someone who:

  • Is passionate about young children (2½ to 5 years old)
  • Has a genuine love for of teaching and understands the responsibility it holds
  • Values relationships with tamariki, whānau and kaiako
  • Has respect for, and commitment to, uphold Te Tiriti o Waitangi, te reo Māori me nga tikanga
  • Is innovative, with a passion to know more and do better
  • Has an understanding that they will become part of our whānau and Community of Practice
  • Is a team player
  • Is self-driven, motivated, confident and enthusiastic
  • Has high communication skills, and is able to work collaboratively
  • Has an amazing sense of humour, and can have fun
  • Is intrinsically motivated, has initiative and energy
  • Understands the importance emotion plays in our lives, especially for young children
  • Aspires to create the best outcomes for tamariki – every day.


We offer you:

  • Our commitment to our philosophies, programmes, and research which continues our passion for early childhood education
  • A tight team who share a strong value and belief system
  • Expertise and professional dialogue to support your teaching journey
  • Professional development opportunities
  • A beautiful environment to work in, with large outdoor spaces, based in quiet surroundings. We are an Enviroschool
  • Quality non-contact time and resources
  • Our commitment to value your voice, ideas and gifts within our Community of Practice.

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

How to apply

Send a covering letter and CV to:

Alison Angel, Centre Manager
admin@masseychildcare.ac.nz
(06) 280 2763

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9nNQ

Listed 10:20 AM 01 November 2018
Closes 12pm 09 November 2018

Massey Child Care Centre Inc NZ

ECE centre details

Massey Child Care Centre Inc

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 130

Service ID: 52525
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Physical address:
Bourke Road, Massey University, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
Private Bag 11222, Palmerston North 4471