Bear Park Herne Bay Early Childhood Education Centre Auckland

Qualified infants / toddlers teachers

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:50 am 29 November 2019
Closes 02 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA3Mc

Our Herne Bay centre on Shelly Beach Rd is centrally located, handy to motorways and with strong community links. Set in a character bungalow with a modern extension, the result is lots of light, connected learning spaces, a dedicated art space, a huge veranda and a sunny garden.

We are looking for a qualified infants/toddlers teacher to join our amazing and supportive team. In the babies’ room, we have a close team of 2 teachers with no more than 6 babies. In the toddlers’ room, we have a fantastic team of 4 teachers and up to 18 children. Within our carefully and thoughtfully designed spaces, we are able to support all our children's interests in smaller groups.

Our centre:

  • ERO rating 4 – very well placed
  • High-quality programme and resources
  • Reggio-inspired philosophy
  • Established 33 years, family owned
  • Community-focused, charitable and sustainable practices.

Our teaching team:

  • Ratios 1:3 infants, 1:4 toddlers
  • 3 hours' paid team planning time per week
  • Regular paid PD
  • Qualified teaching teams
  • Trips to Reggio Emilia for top performers (yes – in Italy!)
  • Experienced mentors
  • Leadership development programme.

Extra perks:

  • A day off for your birthday!
  • Extra sick leave
  • Registration fees paid
  • Staff rewards and discounts
  • Staff wellness programme
  • Financial wellbeing programme.

Our working environment is respectful; it’s a place where you are supported, a place where you are challenged, a place where you are encouraged to do your best and acknowledged for your achievements.

To find out more about the progressive things we do, please visit our website and follow our Facebook page

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Beth Elliott
(09) 376 0232

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA3Mc

Listed 9:50 am 29 November 2019
Closes 02 March 2020

ECE centre details

Bear Park Herne Bay Early Childhood Education Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 75

Service ID: 25328
ERO report
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Physical address:
42 Shelly Beach Road, Herne Bay, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 99696, Newmarket, Auckland 1149