Tree Bears Nursery and Preschool Canterbury

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 11:00 am 17 January 2019
Closes 5pm 29 March 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9qQ4

We are seeking an outgoing, passionate and friendly early childhood teacher, to join our supportive and experienced team. This is a fixed-term position, with the possibility of it being extended in the near future. Our centre hours are 8.30am–3.30pm, Monday–Friday.

We pride ourselves on being a small boutique early learning centre situated in the beautiful village of Hanmer Springs. Our philosophy focuses on creating meaningful relationships with whānau in our learning community, with a family-focused environment. 

To be successful in this role you will display the below skills and attributes:

  • BEd/Dip (ECE) or primary trained teacher
  • You will be skilled in documenting high-quality and attractive individual learning journeys/planning
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Value high-quality and professional relationships with both whānau and kaiako
  • Respectful and supportive practice
  • Intrinsically motivated to provide a beautiful environment for our tamariki
  • Engaged in ongoing learning and contribute to a supportive and welcoming team culture
  • A can-do and solution-based outlook on life.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency.

How to apply

If the above sounds like you then please submit your application with covering letter to:

Debbie McCabe, Director
Box 82, Hanmer Springs
(03) 315 7749

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9qQ4

Listed 11:00 am 17 January 2019
Closes 5pm 29 March 2019

ECE centre details

Tree Bears Nursery and Preschool

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 26

Service ID: 65079
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Physical address:
6 B Fraser Close, Hanmer Springs

Postal Address:
P O Box 82, Hanmer Springs, Christchurch 7334