Otago University Childcare Association - College Centre Otago

Assistant head teacher - Otago University Childcare Association

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 10:18 AM 04 November 2019
Closes 5pm 22 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA1ik

Rōpu Tiaki Tamaiti College centre is one of 5 purpose-built centres that are a part of the Otago University Childcare Association. Located in Union Street it is licensed for 32 children aged from 0–5. Being a truly mixed-age centre means we recognise the value of ako and therefore tuakana-teina is valued and supported. The role involves working as a part of a team of 6 full-time qualified ECE teachers. College, like all of our centres offers ratios of 1:4 and 1:8 in a diverse, predominantly University community.

We are looking for a qualified and registered ECE teacher whose commitment to high quality teaching is evident in their practice.


Being part of the larger Otago University Childcare Association means that the successful candidate will be well-supported in their professional growth by a wide team of colleagues. The OUCA is part of the ECE Collective Agreement which provides excellent terms and conditions for teachers.


Previous leadership experience would be an advantage but new leaders are welcome to apply.

How to apply

Please email your CV and covering letter to:

Karen Hurst, Director
ouca.director@otago.ac.nz
(03) 471 4410

Job Description (currently being revised)
Ass H T DCE 2014 v2.doc

Vacancy reference #:1HA1ik

Listed 10:18 AM 04 November 2019
Closes 5pm 22 November 2019

Otago University Childcare Association - College Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Otago University Childcare Association - College Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 32

Service ID: 83065
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Physical address:
Union Street East, Dunedin Central, Dunedin

Postal Address:
P O Box 6162, Dunedin North, Dunedin 9059