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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:05 AM 20 December 2019
Closes 2pm 07 February 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA4BC

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. We are operating a 48-week model from 13 January 2020.

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 the 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.

We are part of a network of 22 kindergartens within the NKA. The kindergarten is supported by a professional practice and management team. NKA adheres to the employment conditions as offered in the Kindergarten Teacher, Head Teachers' and Senior Teachers' Collective Agreement 2019–2022. 

Applicants must hold a recognised New Zealand ECE qualification (minimum Dip Tch (ECE)), current practising certificate and first aid certificate.

How to apply

Email/post applications to:

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

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA4BC

Listed 10:05 AM 20 December 2019
Closes 2pm 07 February 2020

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