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Bear Park Early Childhood Centre Auckland

Qualified infants and preschool teachers (several positions)

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:34 am 17 July 2019
Closes 16 September 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9w1D

Our homely Epsom centre is in a beautiful bungalow with spacious verandahs, bay windows, chandeliers and expansive gardens. We are looking for both infant and preschool teachers to join our family. There is an option with our 2 to 3-year-olds to work a fixed shift from 9am–4.30pm (35 hours), or full-time on a roster – the choice is yours. 

Our centre:

  • ERO rating 4 – Very Well Placed
  • High demand – long waitlist
  • High-quality programme and resources
  • Reggio and RIE/Pikler philosophies
  • Established 33 years, family owned
  • Environmentally friendly, charitable and community focused.

“Our working environment is respectful, it’s a place where you are supported, a place where you are challenged, a place where you are encouraged to do your best and acknowledged for your achievements.”

Our teaching:

  • Ratios 1:3 infants, 1:7 preschool
  • 3 hours weekly non-contact time (with your team)
  • Regular paid PD
  • Work alongside qualified teaching teams
  • Trips to Reggio Emilia for top performers (yes – in Italy!)
  • Experienced mentors
  • Leadership development programme.

The early years are so important. And so are you. You are the teacher who guides and supports our children through influential periods in their early development. 

Extra perks:

  • A day off for your birthday!
  • Extra sick leave
  • Registration fees paid
  • Staff rewards and discounts
  • Staff wellness programme
  • Financial wellbeing programme.


To find out more about the progressive things we do at Bear Park, please visit our website and follow our Facebook page www.facebook.com/bearparkchildcare.

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

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Maddy Shuker, Centre Director
patey@bearpark.co.nz
(09) 520 6661

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9w1D

Listed 9:34 am 17 July 2019
Closes 16 September 2019

ECE centre details

Bear Park Early Childhood Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 20562
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Physical address:
7 Patey Street, Remuera, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 99696, Newmarket, Auckland 1149