Raureka Kindergarten Hawke's Bay

Teacher – Heretaunga Kindergarten Association

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

Listed 10:12 am 20 June 2019
Closes 10pm 14 July 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9vJv

The HKA has 16 kindergartens located in Hastings, Flaxmere, Havelock North and Central Hawke's Bay.

We are committed to:

  • Providing education and support programmes which respect the dignity, rights, abilities, individuality, cultural values and learning styles of tamariki and whānau
  • Providing advice, support and professional development to support ongoing growth of teaching practice
  • Honouring the principles and practices inherent in Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • Ensuring equitable practices.

Our team work hard to provide our tamariki and whānau with a home-like environment where relationships and aroha come first and tamariki are free to explore, learn and make connections in a peaceful and natural environment. Our teaching team values current theory and practice and we require a teacher who can contribute to our professional dialogue. 

To be the right person to join our team you need to:

  • Have a philosophy that fits with our team and kindergarten
  • Ideally be experienced in managing busy active learners (behaviour management)
  • Be energetic and passionate as we are a busy kindergarten
  • Be open minded and have a big heart as our community has diverse needs.

You also need to:

  • Be up-to-date with early childhood education theory 
  • Have a working knowledge of Te Whāriki
  • Be committed to building strong, positive relationships within the wider community and outside agencies
  • Be confident in using technology and be able to competently use Microsoft Suite and Storypark
  • Be flexible and open to change
  • Be actively engaged in professional growth.

All applicants must hold a full current practising certificate, first aid certificate and a recognised ECE qualification.

For more information about the HKA and the role visit our website. You can download a job description from here.

If this sounds like you, apply now!

How to apply

Please refer to our website for further information and to download our application form. Please email your application to:

Bonnie Lajunen, HR Advisor
(06) 876 0135 extn 2

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9vJv

Listed 10:12 am 20 June 2019
Closes 10pm 14 July 2019

ECE centre details

Raureka Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 5298
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Physical address:
1006 Campbell Street, Raureka, Hastings

Postal Address:
P O Box 1021, Hastings, Hawkes Bay 4156