Tikipunga Free Kindergarten Northland

K1 teacher – Northland Kindergarten Association

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 11:03 AM 09 March 2020
Closes 2pm 19 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6Fp

NKA is seeking an enthusiastic teacher to join an established team of teachers at this kindergarten in Whangarei. This position is for 32 hours per week.

We are part of a network of 22 kindergartens that is run by the NKA. Excellent professional learning opportunities are provided, and all kindergartens are fully supported by an association professional practice team and administration team. 

Our kindergarten has a teaching team of 5 teachers and a part-time administrator. The kindergarten operates five, 6-hour sessions Monday to Friday, catering for 40 children between 2–6 years of age. Approximately 60% of the children enrolled identify as Māori. The kindergarten’s philosophy has a strong emphasis on building respectful relationships and supporting learning in a well-resourced environment. The kindergarten has just started an Enviroschool focus and are planning to offer a nature programme for their attending tamariki.

Are you:

  • A qualified teacher whose practice reflects current pedagogical knowledge?
  • Forward-thinking?
  • Able to communicate and build relationships with all kindergarten stakeholders?
  • Self-motivated?

Do you:

  • Display initiative?
  • Work collaboratively within a team?
  • Consider yourself a life long learner?

Then this position may be for you… 

Applicants must hold a New Zealand recognised ECE qualification (minimum Dip Teaching ECE), current practising certificate and first aid certificate.

How to apply

Download an application pack and a position description from the NKA website or email the appointments address to request them. Email applications to: appointments@nka.org.nz or post to:

Carol Wati, Appointments Secretary
Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141
(09) 435 9099 extn 2

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA6Fp

Listed 11:03 AM 09 March 2020
Closes 2pm 19 March 2020

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ECE centre details

Tikipunga Free Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5019
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Physical address:
8 Tania Place, Tikipunga, Whangarei

Postal Address:
P O Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141