Waitara Central Kindergarten Taranaki

Teacher – Kindergarten Taranaki

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:03 AM 24 May 2019
Closes 5pm 10 June 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9uR0

0.65 FTE (26 hours per week). 

Are you passionate about developing meaningful relationships with tamariki and whānau by respecting their aspirations for their tamaiti, and dedicated to making a difference in our local community? The ability to establish and foster genuine and meaningful relationships with local hapū and iwi and confidence in the use of te reo and tikanga Māori is essential. 

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team to develop and grow the service with new ideas, share your passion, expertise and strengths to enrich learning. Creating an environment where learners can be confident in their identity, language and culture is highly valued in this place. 

About this role:

  • This kindergarten has a beautiful environment with mature trees and an uncluttered learning environment, including natural materials and loose parts, with a strong commitment to sustainable practices and involving tamariki in real-life learning experiences. We have strong whānau support and established relationships with schools and support services. 

What we offer:

  • As part of us you have the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of the KTCA and to be part of an organisation which offers fantastic professional development opportunities and ongoing support for you and your career
  • You will be part of a professional network of 24 kindergartens and supported by the professional team
  • We encourage all kindergartens to be involved in Enviroschools, Incredible Years, Healthy Heart and deepening our cultural journey to strengthen Te Ao Māori. 

All applicants must hold a NZ recognised ECE qualification and current registration.

How to apply

For further information download an application pack from our website or phone. Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Appointments Secretary
(027) 639 9830

Download our application form
Application pack Teacher May 2019

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9uR0

Listed 9:03 AM 24 May 2019
Closes 5pm 10 June 2019

ECE centre details

Waitara Central Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5227
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Physical address:
18 Browne Street, Waitara

Postal Address:
P O Box 655, New Plymouth 4340