Waitakere Kindergarten Auckland

ECE teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

Listed 10:03 AM 02 March 2020
Closes 11.55pm 11 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA60c

This kindergarten is currently looking for an ECE qualified and fully certificated teacher to join their team.

Our kindergarten’s vision for celebrating the 'magic of childhood' is reflected in the inviting learning environment, where every corner of the well-designed learning spaces invites imaginative play and exploration. We focus on developing children’s emerging interests as a foundation for learning and discovery. Nestled at the foothills of the Waitakere Ranges, respect for and protection of the natural environment is an integral part of our kindergarten’s philosophy.

To be successful in this role, you will be:

  • Passionate about teaching and supporting every child to be a confident and capable learner
  • Highly motivated, flexible and responsive to child-led teaching possibilities
  • Knowledgable about Te Whāriki, experienced in bicultural practice and te reo Māori, and respectful of Te Ao Māori
  • Warm and welcoming, and strongly committed to whānau participation, community engagement, equity and inclusion
  • Skilled in planning and assessment, and reflective practice
  • Able to produce meaningful and authentic documentation that reflects the child and their learning
  • Competent in using ICT as a teaching tool
  • Passionate about nature and committed to sustainability, which you naturally weave in to your teaching and learning experiences with children.

To find out more about our kindergarten, click here

Further information about the terms and conditions of this position are set out in the Kindergarten Teachers Collective Agreement 2019–2022

How to apply

To apply for this role click on the link below.

Julia Wrightson
(09) 373 6505

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA60c

Listed 10:03 AM 02 March 2020
Closes 11.55pm 11 March 2020

Waitakere Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Waitakere Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5596
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Physical address:
12 Township Road, Waitakere

Postal Address:
P O Box 6933, Wellesley Street, Auckland 1141