Bear Park Kohimarama Auckland

Qualified teacher

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 10:08 AM 09 January 2020
Closes 16 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA4Py

Are you looking for an improved work-life balance? We can offer a 3 day job share role, or 4 x 10 hour days, or give us a call to chat about what would work for you!

Our Kohimarama centre is only a 10–20 minute drive from central Auckland suburbs, and close to the Glen Innes train station. Set in a renovated church, it has a great combination of large open spaces and intimate areas, with mature trees and gardens, lots of light and natural resources.

We are looking for a qualified teacher to join our close-knit and supportive team. In the babies’ room, we have a lovely team of 3 teachers with no more than 9 babies. In the toddlers’ room, we have an awesome team of 4 teachers and up to 16 children. Or if you prefer preschool, we can be flexible to suit! 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, 1:6 / 1:7 preschool
  • 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 at Bear Park, please visit our website and follow our Facebook page @bearparkchildcare.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Lisa Helmling
(09) 528 0427

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA4Py

Listed 10:08 AM 09 January 2020
Closes 16 March 2020

Bear Park Kohimarama NZ

ECE centre details

Bear Park Kohimarama

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 62

Service ID: 25421
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Physical address:
318 St Heliers Bay Road, Kohimarama, Auckland

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