Early childhood educators/kaiako
Are you passionate about working with young children and helping them develop and grow? We have multiple vacancies going across our Alten Road, Epsom and Grafton sites.
Not only will you be working with amazing children in a multicultural setting, you will be part of the outstanding teaching team at the University of Auckland. Our centres are managed by a wonderful and dedicated group of early childhood professionals and they are looking for committed and experienced ECE teachers to join the team and make an impact on young people’s lives.
As a valued permanent member of the team, you’ll support your welcoming and enthusiastic colleagues in creating and implementing a culture which shares in the excitement of child-led discovery. Our centres are well resourced with excellent staff to children ratios and offer a friendly, welcoming work environment.
What you’ll need
To be successful in this role you must have enthusiasm, a passion for learning, knowledge of Te Whāriki and be familiar working with children under 5. You will need to be a New Zealand qualified early childhood teacher, with good communication skills. You will be confident to assess children’s learning and be able to document this with learning stories and have a sound knowledge of internal evaluation.
What we offer
We can offer excellent mentoring and professional leadership combined with numerous professional development opportunities in order to develop your career further. The University of Auckland also offers:
- 5 weeks’ annual leave, competitive salary and generous superannuation
- Ongoing learning and development, with 300+ courses available
- Multiple staff benefits.
We would love to meet you and introduce you to the team! For more information on our centres please visit: www.auckland.ac.nz/en/on-campus/facilities-and-services/early-childhood-centres.html
How to apply
Please apply online by visiting www.opportunities.auckland.ac.nz. Applications will be reviewed prior to the closing date. Please direct enquiries to:
(09) 923 1248
ECE centre details
3 Alten Road, Auckland CBD, Auckland
Manager, EC Centres - University of Auckland Private Bag 92019, Auckland 1142