Apakura Te Kakano Early Learning Centre Waikato

Early learning educator

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 9:24 AM 21 February 2019
Closes 03 March 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9rPj

Te Wānanga o Aotearoa is dedicated to providing memorable experiences for tamariki and whānau by offering quality holistic educational opportunities utilising interactive learning. We are looking for a highly motivated, qualified and registered educator (70 hours per fortnight) to inspire and be part of our friendly, vibrant and dynamic team.

Are you passionate about the provision of early childhood education and have the talent to deliver quality care and educational programmes? If you have this passion and talent, then this position may be just the role you are looking for.  

We are now offering a great opportunity for you to be part of the team at our Puna in Te Awamutu.

About the role:

To be successful in your application as qualified and registered educator you will have:

  • A BEd/Dip Tch (ECE) (preferred) or Diploma in Teaching Primary, and Education Council of Aotearoa NZ current practising certificate
  • Experience working with tamariki in early childhood education or new entrants
  • Proven ability to plan and implement programmes for young tamariki
  • Excellent relationship management skills
  • Effective speaking skills – talking to others to convey information
  • Effective narrative writing skills – communicating in writing as appropriate for the needs of whānau
  • A sound understanding of te reo Māori phrases, mihi and greetings and of Māori values, culture and tikanga.

This role does involve some lifting, bending and standing for long periods.

Why you should apply: 

Our centre is dynamic, modern and committed to providing high-quality care for all tamariki and whānau and the wider community. We offer ongoing professional learning and development, competitive remuneration and benefits and a wide support network from a team of passionate early childhood leaders.

This position is classed as a core worker under the Vulnerable Children’s Act and will need to pass a safety check under the Vulnerable Children’s Act 2014.

How to apply

To apply for this position please register and apply on our Jobs Site/vacancy link.

HR Department, Te Wānanga o Aotearoa
(0800) 777 404

Position Description
ELC Educator v3

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9rPj

Listed 9:24 AM 21 February 2019
Closes 03 March 2019

Apakura Te Kakano Early Learning Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Apakura Te Kakano Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 30230
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Physical address:
296 Factory Road, Te Awamutu

Postal Address:
P O Box 6076, Urlich, Hamilton 3246