Barnardos Early Learning Centre Otara Auckland

Teacher – early learning

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 10:18 AM 27 February 2019
Closes 18 March 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9ra1

  • Fixed-term opportunity to join an established friendly centre
  • Competitive salary
  • Be a part of an incredible organisation committed to quality early learning.

As our children are precious taonga we are looking for a bright and enthusiastic teacher to work in our community-based centre.

About the role

This role is required for 6 months starting in April and is based in our friendly Otara centre. 

You will work in partnership with parents and whānau to encourage children’s curiosity, learning and development. You will assess, plan and implement a curriculum to infants, toddlers and young children that reflects current approaches to effective teaching and learning.

Key responsibilities

  • Work with a curriculum aligned to Te Whāriki
  • Plan, implement and evaluate a learning programme that is responsive to the strengths and interests of children
  • Promote learning opportunities which are inclusive, equitable and culturally responsive
  • Document children’s learning and take responsibility for children’s profile books and e-portfolios.

Skills and experience

You will be an experienced teacher who loves engaging with children.

To undertake this role you will have:

  • Early childhood teaching qualification recognised by the Education Council of Aotearoa 
  • Current Education Council practising certificate
  • Experience working as a teacher in an early childhood education team setting
  • The ability to use initiative and a commitment to quality practice standards and the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Knowledge and understanding of current early childhood education theory and practice
  • Excellent communication, planning and organisation skills 
  • A strong desire to make a difference to children in their early years while building strong links with their whānau and families.

Benefits and perks

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous professional development time each week with dedicated pedagogical support.

Please visit our website to view the position description.

How to apply

Please apply via our website.

Lianne Lee
(09) 634 0061

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9ra1

Listed 10:18 AM 27 February 2019
Closes 18 March 2019

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Otara NZ

ECE centre details

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Otara

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 55

Service ID: 45367
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Physical address:
10 Luke Place, Otara, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 6434, Marion Square, Wellington 6141