Magic Sparks Cuba Manawatu/Whanganui


Early learning / kōhanga reo, In-training teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:51 am 27 September 2019
Closes 25 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9zak

We have a great opportunity for a teacher-in-training to join our team in Palmerston North. This is an exciting opportunity for a current 3rd year student studying towards an early childhood education qualification to work across our two centres in Palmerston North located in Hunter Street, Milson and Cuba Street, Palmerston North.

We offer great ratios, attractive rates of pay, generous staff benefits as well as contributing 50% towards your time on practicum as 'paid work' during your third year as a full-time employee.

We provide ongoing professional development, regular mentor meetings as well as non-contact to inspire and motivate you on your journey as an early childhood professional.

Your role involves:

  • Developing the curriculum and activities available, ensuring that we follow the interests of our children, embracing their natural curiosity and imagination
  • Working together as part of team to ensure appropriate delivery of nurturing/recreational activities
  • To look after our children’s wellbeing considering their social, recreational and individual needs, keeping appropriate records of evidence, observations and assessment
  • To promote positive relationships and interaction between all adults and children
  • To ensure parent/carers are well-informed of their children’s progress and are always welcome in the centre
  • To attend and participate in parent/staff meetings and other meetings as may be relevant.

If you feel this is the kind of environment you would like to be part of, please apply.

Applicants for this position require NZ residency or valid working visa.

How to apply

Please email your CV, covering letter and direct enquiries to:

Jo Chandler
(027) 221 1044

Vacancy reference #:1H9zak

Listed 9:51 am 27 September 2019
Closes 25 October 2019

ECE centre details

Magic Sparks Cuba

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 80

Service ID: 47104
ERO report
View more on Education Counts

Physical address:
198 Cuba Street, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
P O Box 30871, Lower Hutt 5010