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Mother's Nest Auckland

Coordinator / visiting teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Home-based visiting teacher

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 11:00 am 24 June 2019
Closes 6pm 26 July 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9vR7

We are a fast-growing home-based early childhood education service. We are looking for another coordinator/teacher to join our team full-time. We are looking for candidates who can speak a second language (Mandarin or Samoan or Māori).

They will be responsible for:

  • Visiting educators
  • Visiting children and families
  • Home safety checks
  • Writing learning stories
  • Portfolios
  • Programme plans
  • Organising excursions
  • Organising playgroups and events
  • Handling enquiries
  • Following up with enrolments.

You will receive an attractive employment package, including a company vehicle and phone, ongoing training, PD and registration support. 
The role combines the opportunity to mentor the educators and visit children in their home and includes a strong marketing aspect. We expect that you are actively promoting our services within the community and local child groups so a confident person with an eye for growth is a huge advantage. 

Applicants must:

  • Be provisional or fully registered
  • Having work experience in the home-based early childhood sector will be an advantage
  • A recognised early childhood teaching qualification
  • A current full practising certificate
  • A sound understanding of current early learning pedagogical practice
  • A genuine desire to see children thrive in the home-based environment
  • Self-motivation and a positively focused approach
  • Have excellent communication skills and the ability to mentor educators/nannies whilst they are working in their roles
  • You will need to be able to ‘think on your feet’ and have excellent knowledge of Te Whāriki and child development
  • A current first aid certificate and a clean full NZ driver’s licence.

Applications will be processed as they are received. 

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

How to apply

Please apply along with a cover letter and CV, and direct enquiries via email to:

Premila Prasad
premila@mothersnest.co.nz
(021) 150 3044

Vacancy reference #:1H9vR7

Listed 11:00 am 24 June 2019
Closes 6pm 26 July 2019

ECE centre details

Mother's Nest

Type: Homebased Network
Maximum licenced places: 80

Service ID: 47234
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Physical address:
2 Sandy Lane, Avondale, Auckland

Postal Address:
62 Connell Street, Blockhouse Bay, Auckland 0600