Ponsonby Kindergarten Auckland


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, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 10:18 am 19 June 2019
Closes 11.55pm 01 July 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9vGc

  • 40 hours per week
  • Parking permit provided
  • Excellent opportunity for an ECE trained teacher with a minimum of 2 years' experience.

About you:

You will be an experienced ECE-trained teacher with a current NZ registration and practising certificate.

We are looking for someone with strong pedagogical practice, who brings a warm and caring approach to their teaching. The image you will hold of the child will be one of confidence and competence. You are able to facilitate learning opportunities through children's strengths, interests and passion, and support children's growing learner identities. You will have an understanding of bicultural practice and knowledge of te reo and kaupapa Māori and you will be committed to supporting all children's language, culture and identity. You will know the value of play and the joys of following an emergent curriculum.

Our ideal candidate will also demonstrate the following abilities and dispositions:

  • Write meaningful and authentic documentation that reflects the child and their learning
  • Have a sense of fun and adventure as well as being passionate and enthusiastic
  • A sense of responsibility and willingness to show initiative
  • Self-motivated, and will work collaboratively within our team.

About us:

Our kindergarten offers an inquiry-based programme where children are encouraged to discover, experience and understand the world around them. Our kindergarten team are very experienced and highly qualified. We are deeply invested in supporting children to grow as confident and capable learners. Te Whāriki underpins everything we do; relationships are a critical part of this, with children, with families and whānau and with each other.

We encourage you to visit our kindergarten prior to applying for this position.

For more information about our kindergarten, click here 

You will be issued a parking permit so it is easy for you to park in the Ponsonby area.

How to apply

Please apply for the position via the vacancy link. Email applications will not be accepted.

Careers at AKA
(09) 300 1870

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9vGc

Listed 10:18 am 19 June 2019
Closes 11.55pm 01 July 2019

ECE centre details

Ponsonby Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5091
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Physical address:
22 Ponsonby Terrace, Ponsonby, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 6933, Wellesley Street, Auckland 1141