Barnardos Early Learning Centre Wellington Central Wellington

Early learning teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 10:32 AM 25 October 2019
Closes 18 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA1B9

We are looking for an experienced and fully certificated qualified teacher to join our team. You will work in partnership with parents, whānau and our team to encourage children’s curiosity, learning and development.

You will assess, plan and implement a curriculum for children that reflects current approaches to effective teaching and learning. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Deliver a curriculum aligned to Te Whāriki
  • Plan, implement and evaluate a learning programme that is responsive to the strengths and interests of children
  • Promote learning opportunities which are inclusive and culturally responsive
  • Document children’s learning and take responsibility for children’s profile books and e-portfolios. 

Skills and experience:

  • Early childhood teaching qualification 
  • Current Teaching Council practising certificate
  • Experience working as a teacher in an early childhood education team setting
  • The ability to use initiative and a commitment to quality practice standards and the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Knowledge and understanding of current early childhood education theory and practice
  • Excellent communication skills, planning and organisation skills
  • Enthusiasm and a strong desire to make a difference to children in their early years, while building strong links with their whānau and families.


  • Generous professional development time each week, with dedicated pedagogical support
  • Grow your career with financial support to maintain your full certification
  • Discounted childcare for staff members
  • Wellness programme, which includes flu vaccinations and discounts with health providers
  • Generous sick/domestic leave allowance
  • We have a positive working relationship with the NZEI union
  • We are well respected in the community for the great work we do with children.

Every year our services and people make a real and positive difference in the lives of thousands of children, young people and their families.

Barnardos believes that through our collective commitment, talents and efforts we are working hard to create an Aotearoa where every child has the opportunity to, in their own unique way, shine bright. With your help we can do even more. 

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Annette Crockett
(027) 272 6907

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA1B9

Listed 10:32 AM 25 October 2019
Closes 18 November 2019

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Wellington Central NZ

ECE centre details

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Wellington Central

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 52

Service ID: 47345
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Physical address:
74 Webb Street, Te Aro, Wellington

Postal Address:
P O Box 6434, Marion Square, Wellington 6141