Mairtown Free Kindergarten Northland

Teacher – Northland Kindergarten Association

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:27 AM 06 March 2019
Closes 2pm 04 April 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9rsd

Salary scale K1. 

NKA is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic teacher to be part of an established and high functional team at this kindergarten in Whangarei. The kindergarten has a supportive community and is well-resourced. It has a teaching team of 4 teachers and a part-time administrator. The kindergarten operates five 6-hour sessions Monday to Friday. 

Children’s strengths, interest and passions are supported by the teaching team as they scaffold each child’s growing learner identity. Areas that are very important to this kindergarten are nature-based education, play-based learning, art as a language for children and supporting children’s social and emotional wellbeing. This kindergarten is part of the Enviroschools in the Early Years network and also runs a weekly nature programme. 

NKA is seeking applications from qualified teachers who have the following attributes:

  • Able to establish and maintain authentic and professional relationships with children, whānau and colleagues
  • Self-motivated, show initiative and will work collaboratively within our team
  • Good communicator with all members of the kindergarten community
  • Able to write meaningful documentation
  • Have knowledge and understanding of nature-based education
  • Have a sense of fun and adventure as well as being passionate and enthusiastic.

The kindergarten is part of the NKA which offers fantastic professional development opportunities, is part of a network of 22 kindergartens and is supported by our professional practice team.

Applicants must hold a minimum Dip Tch (ECE) or higher qualification, current practising certificate and first aid certificate.

How to apply

Download an application pack and a position description from the NKA website or email to request. Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Carol Wati, Appointments Secretary
Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141
appointments@nka.org.nz
(09) 435 9099 extn 2

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9rsd

Listed 10:27 AM 06 March 2019
Closes 2pm 04 April 2019

Mairtown Free Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Mairtown Free Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5013
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Physical address:
21 Princes Street, Mairtown, Whangarei

Postal Address:
P O Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141