Bear Park Kohimarama Auckland

Qualified preschool teacher

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 9:30 am 28 August 2019
Closes 11 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9xWr

  • Do you like the sound of 3 hours' non-contact time every week, during work hours, with your team?
  • How about regular, paid professional development with leading experts?
  • Great ratios and qualified teaching teams?

Set in a renovated church, our Kohimarama centre has a great combination of large open spaces and intimate areas, with mature trees and gardens, lots of light and natural resources.

With inspiration from Reggio Emilia, our teachers have a passion for inspiring wonder, creativity, imagination and investigation, fostering children's hundred languages and unravelling their theories alongside them.

We are looking for a registered preschool teacher to join our team, either full-time or part-time on a job share basis.

Our centre:

  • ERO rating 4 – Very Well Placed
  • High-quality programme and resources
  • Established 33 years, family owned
  • Community-focused, charitable and sustainable practices.

Our teaching teams:

  • Ratios 1:3 infants, 1:4 toddlers, 1:6–1:7 preschool
  • 3 hours' collaborative planning time every week
  • Regular paid PD
  • Trips to Reggio Emilia for top performers (yes – in Italy!)
  • Experienced mentors
  • Leadership development programme.

Extra Perks:

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

'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.'

To learn about the progressive things we do at Bear Park, check out our website and follow our Facebook page @bearparkchildcare

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Lisa Helmling
(09) 528 0427

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9xWr

Listed 9:30 am 28 August 2019
Closes 11 November 2019

ECE centre details

Bear Park Kohimarama

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 62

Service ID: 25421
ERO report
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Physical address:
318 St Heliers Bay Road, Kohimarama, Auckland

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