Barnardos Early Learning Centre Henderson 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 10:13 AM 27 February 2019
Closes 18 March 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9ra7

  • Exciting opportunity to join a community-focused centre
  • Henderson location – beat the traffic, work close to home!
  • We are 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

We are looking for an enthusiastic early learning teacher. Our centre offers an inclusive learning programme that celebrates Pasifika culture and the diverse community. 

Key responsibilities

  • Deliver 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 need:

  • 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
  • Knowledge of, or willingness to engage with the centre’s Pasifika philosophy
  • 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 organisational skills 
  • Enthusiasm and 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

  • Financial support to retain your full certification
  • Discounted childcare for staff members
  • A wellness programme which includes flu vaccinations and discounts with various retail and service organisations
  • Generous weekly professional development time with dedicated pedagogical support
  • Generous sick leave allowance.

How to apply

Please apply via our website.

Maree Findlay
maree.findlay@barnardos.org.nz
(09) 625 3648

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9ra7

Listed 10:13 AM 27 February 2019
Closes 18 March 2019

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Henderson NZ

ECE centre details

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Henderson

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 45881
ERO report
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Physical address:
22A Smythe Road, Henderson, Auckland

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