Pongakawa Playcentre Bay of Plenty

Session support worker

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 10:28 AM 19 February 2020
Closes 07 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA5bG

About the role:

We are looking an energetic, creative and enthusiastic person to join our team as session support on Thursday mornings.

Our session support worker will assist members to ensure we run brilliant sessions, support us as kaiako, and model Playcentre philosopy and values. The successful applicant will have a L4 Training in Early Childhood certificate (or equivalent or above). 


15 minutes from Te Puke / 20 minutes from Papamoa.


9.15am–12.15pm Thursday mornings during term time, plus 30 minutes non-contact time per week.

Skills and experience required:

  • A passion for Playcentre and its philosophy
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills with both tamariki and whānau
  • Playcentre Course 3 or above, or L4 Training in EC certificate or equivalent or above
  • Current first aid certificate
  • Enjoy supporting and empowering tamariki, whānau and kaiako alike
  • Self-motivated and shows initiative
  • Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. 

To apply:

To discuss the role further, or to apply, please email/phone.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Hollie Wilson, President
956 Old Coach Rd, RD6, Te Puke 3186
(021) 0244 2281

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA5bG

Listed 10:28 AM 19 February 2020
Closes 07 March 2020

Pongakawa Playcentre NZ

ECE centre details

Pongakawa Playcentre

Type: Playcentre
Maximum licenced places: 25

Service ID: 40012
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Physical address:
Old Coach Road, Pongakawa

Postal Address:
P O Box 57217, Porirua 5026