Normandale Playcentre Wellington

Bush session facilitator

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Supervisor

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:35 AM 09 March 2020
Closes 18 May 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6Eb

4½ hours per week, during term time.

We are looking for a ECE or C3 Playcentre qualified person who is self-motivated and fun-loving, to join our outdoor team.

The bush programme provides our tamariki an opportunity to foster their dispositions as self-directed, highly motivated learners, where they can make their own plans and set their own tasks, with a special focus on risk-taking, self-management and confidence outside the centre.

The successful applicant will:

  • Have a passion for playcentre and its philosophy or willingness to learn from other members
  • Aim to provide opportunities for young children to learn and grow outside the classroom 
  • Have great interpersonal and communication skills with both adults and children
  • Enjoy working with a mixed age of children from 3½–6 years
  • Enjoy supporting and empowering the parents who attend.

Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. 

Session time: Thursday 8.45am–1.15pm, Tamariki Nui (including 15 minutes prep time).

We have some flexibility to move to a different day next term if needed.

Qualification requirements are Playcentre Course 3 Te Manga or above or ECE Level 4 or higher.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Maia Whittet
(027) 307 0111

Download our application form
NZPF Centre Paid Session Facilitator JD.pdf

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA6Eb

Listed 9:35 AM 09 March 2020
Closes 18 May 2020

Normandale Playcentre NZ

ECE centre details

Normandale Playcentre

Type: Playcentre
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 60020
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Physical address:
165 Normandale Road, Normandale, Lower Hutt

Postal Address:
P O Box 57217, Porirua 5026