YOU are you, that is truer than true and RKA wants to get to know YOU!
Ruahine Kindergarten Association (RKA) knows that early hildhood teachers are rare and worthy of being cherished. RKA is a bit of a gem too in terms of ECE providers. We are a true not-for-profit organisation with a community based, child-centred approach and quality services located across the Manawatu-Whanganui region and parts of Rangitikei, Tararua and Horowhenua.
Our Palmerston North based kindergarten currently has a vacancy for a highly experienced teacher within an amazing high-energy environment with a 35 place license.
You will need to be fully qualified and registered with a current first aid certificate and the following attributes:
Strong interest in the environment and its role in teaching
Ability to build strong relationships in a tight knit community and to work with a variety of children and whānau
Inclusive team player willing to work collaboratively
Proven internal evaluation practices and excellent time management
Forward thinking and responsive to constant change
Confidence in your teaching practice
Willingness to continue to develop professionally
The ability to bring your sense of fun and humour to work with you.
In return we will welcome you as a valued member of our extended whānau while offering generous ongoing professional support; quality CPD; 6 weeks plus 1 day annual leave, pay parity with primary teachers; and 12.5 hours of non-contact time per week!