YMCA Early Learning Centre Waikato

Qualified 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

Listed 11:17 AM 04 March 2019
Closes 5pm 04 April 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9rmV

Are you a qualified early childhood teacher looking for a new role specialising in the care and education of U2s?

We are looking for the right person to join our friendly team in a full-time role.

We have a wonderful family feel at our centre, with a close-knit team and excellent staff benefits including a free gym membership and onsite parking.
As a qualified educator in our centre you will:

  • Work with Te Whāriki
  • Plan programmes and learning stories
  • Supervise U2s activities and learning
  • Have allocated non-contact time
  • Have a primary focus on caring for our U2s, but flexibility to help out with the O2s when required
  • Hours will usually be 9am–5.30pm, some flexibility with hours required.

Skills and experience:

  • Strong empathy for children, their development and cultural background
  • Great communicator, positive and enthusiastic
  • Qualified with BEd/Dip Tch (ECE) or equivalent
  • Registered full or provisional
  • Enthusiastic with an excellent work ethic
  • Experience working in an ECE centre with infants and toddlers
  • Experience with Te Whāriki, Storypark and learning stories, programme planning
  • Physically active, able to get down to the children’s level.


  • Carpark
  • Free gym membership
  • Staff training and professional development.

If a career working with this centre at Hamilton appeals to you and you have the skills and attributes we are looking for, please apply now.


YMCA Auckland is committed to child protection and the safeguarding of children and young people in our care and it is our expectation that all staff will operate in a way that reflects this intent.

The successful applicant will need to return a satisfactory police record check before commencement of employment.

How to apply

Please email your CV, cover letter and direct enquiries to:

YMCA Recruitment Team
(021) 737 285

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9rmV

Listed 11:17 AM 04 March 2019
Closes 5pm 04 April 2019

YMCA Early Learning Centre NZ

ECE centre details

YMCA Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 34110
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Physical address:
36 Pembroke Street, Hamilton Central, Hamilton

Postal Address:
Victoria Street West Private Bag 92150, Auckland 1142