Waimataitai Kindergarten Canterbury

Kindergarten Teacher - South Canterbury Kindergartens

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 11:14 AM 30 October 2019
Closes 4pm 21 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA1QD

Our association has been providing early childhood education in South Canterbury for over 75 years and is the largest ECE provider in the region. Our 12 kindergartens are spread throughout the district from Timaru to Twizel.  With an experienced senior teacher team, South Canterbury Kindergartens is part of a combined initiative that will be providing professional support to the Waimate, Geraldine, Oamaru and Ashburton Kindergarten Associations from 2020.

Our association prides itself on a harmonious, unified, professional culture where all employees are valued. There is a developing focus on sustainable practices, wellbeing and creating effective systems. All 12 kindergartens are members of Enviroschools.

Our association offers strong support to all staff and has a comprehensive professional development programme that we believe is indicative of our progressive approach.

We are very focused on employing passionate, energetic and committed professionals to join our team.

We are a long-established kindergarten providing valuable education and care in this community. It operates 8.30am–2.30pm every weekday with up to 38 children aged 2 to 5 years attending daily. The kindergarten team is passionate about creating a warm, respectful, nurturing environment for tamariki and whānau. In 2020 the kindergarten will be open for 48 weeks in the year.

We welcome enquiries and can arrange visits to the kindergarten.

Applicants must

  • Be a fully qualified and registered teacher
  • Have a current first aid certificate.

South Canterbury Kindergartens adheres to the employment conditions as offered in the Kindergarten Teachers, Head Teachers and Senior Teachers Collective Agreement 2019–2022.

How to apply

Please contact the SCK office to request an application form or download the application form from our website

Dave Hawkey, General Manager
Box 61, Timaru 7940
(03) 688 3098

Download our application form
Waimataitai Kindergarten Teacher Application Form

Download our position description
Teacher Job Description v33

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA1QD

Listed 11:14 AM 30 October 2019
Closes 4pm 21 November 2019

Waimataitai Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Waimataitai Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 38

Service ID: 5480
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Physical address:
69 Evans Street, Timaru

Postal Address:
P O Box 61, Timaru 7940