Portland Kindergarten Northland

Teacher – Northland Kindergarten Association

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 8:29 AM 25 October 2019
Closes 2pm 25 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA17K

Salary scale K1.

NKA is seeking an experienced and motivated teacher to be part of a committed team of teachers at this kindergarten, 12 Portland School Rd, Portland, Whangarei. This 4-teacher, all-day model kindergarten operates Monday to Friday and is licensed for 29 2–6-year-olds.

This inspired team of teachers view children as capable, competent, rich contributors to society. They see their responsibility is to advocate, empower, scaffold and celebrate children’s learning.

Children’s strengths, interest and passions are supported by the teaching team as they scaffold each child’s growing learner identity. Areas that are very important to this kindergarten are nature-based education, Enviroschools kaupapa and play-based learning. 

NKA is seeking applications from qualified teachers who have the following attributes:

  • Able to establish and maintain authentic and professional relationships with children, whānau and colleagues
  • Self-motivated, show initiative and will work collaboratively within our team
  • Good communicator with all members of the kindergarten community
  • Be able to write meaningful documentation
  • Have knowledge and understanding of nature-based education
  • Have a sense of fun and adventure as well as being passionate and enthusiastic.

Applicants must hold a minimum Dip Tch (ECE) or higher qualification, current practising certificate and first aid certificate.

How to apply

Download an application pack and a position description from the NKA website or email/phone to request an application pack and position description. Send applications to:

Carol Wati, Appointments Secretary
Box 4005, Kamo 0141
(09) 435 9099 extn 2

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA17K

Listed 8:29 AM 25 October 2019
Closes 2pm 25 November 2019

Portland Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Portland Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 29

Service ID: 5016
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Physical address:
12 Portland School Road, Portland

Postal Address:
P O Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141