Abacus Montessori Preschool Canterbury

Qualified and registered nursery 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 11:36 am 04 September 2019
Closes 3pm 30 September 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9xt3

We have an exciting opportunity for a dedicated teacher who is passionate and knowledgeable about working with our infants and toddlers. We are seeking a teacher who recognises the importance of building strong relationships with children, whānau and local community to join our small and supportive team.

Working alongside a team of passionate and motivated teachers who are dedicated to children’s development and wellbeing, you will be responsible for leading and motivating all akonga to ensure the centre’s philosophy and values are reflected.

We are a small, family-owned centre that pride ourselves on offering high-quality learning opportunities and professional development that will support your own individual needs and development. We have a friendly working environment with great management support, while offering high teacher ratios and generous non-contact time provisions.

Skills, experience and attributes we are looking for:

  • Experience working with infants and toddlers
  • Montessori qualified, or have experience, passion and genuine commitment to the philosophy
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of internal evaluation and programme planning
  • A high standard of professionalism and strong communication skills
  • Caring, respectful and compassionate approach
  • A focus on professional development and ongoing learning
  • Time management and planning skills
  • A collaborative, flexible and energetic team player
  • Provisional or full registration.

NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Melany-Jane Dougherty
(03) 381 2721

Vacancy reference #:1H9xt3

Listed 11:36 am 04 September 2019
Closes 3pm 30 September 2019

ECE centre details

Abacus Montessori Preschool

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 51

Service ID: 65125
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Physical address:
70 Wildberry Street, Opawa, Christchurch

Postal Address:
70 Wildberry Street, Opawa, Christchurch 8023