Little Chiefs Educare Waikato

ECE teacher

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 3:07 PM 01 July 2020
Closes 5pm 26 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA8pB

We are on the hunt for a new teacher to join our team! Are you who we are looking for?

Located in the heart of Thames township, we are a privately owned and operated childcare centre, catering for 39 children up to six years old, with great teacher:child ratios. We have an exciting opportunity to find a new vibrant and enthusiastic team member to work in our loving, supportive and collaborative environment alongside our wonderful team of kaiako, tamariki and whānau. This position is for a qualified or in-training kaiako, however it may be available to the right applicant regardless of qualifications.

Relationships are the forefront of our philosophy, do you have what we are looking for?

  • A passionate O2s teacher who focuses on building genuine, respectful relationships with the kaiako, whānau and tamariki
  • Someone with common sense and great work ethics
  • An excellent communicator with the right dynamics to work well in a family-oriented team
  • A professional with initiative and a pro-active attitude
  • The willingness to embrace continual growth in the centre and in one’s self
  • The ability to implement Te Whāriki, and document children’s learning and development using a dispositional and virtues approach
  • A reflective teacher who is self-motivated to complete paperwork and meet the standards for the teaching profession
  • • Some who is FUN and knows how to capture the magic of childhood.

Teachers well-being is important to us, therefore we offer:

  • A 4 day working week (up to 32.5 hours)
  • A day off for your birthday
  • Generous sick leave
  • Mentoring support
  • Appreciation of your commitment
  • Team building
  • A supportive team who work with a collaboratively approach
  • Plenty of opportunities for professional development
  • Free childcare
  • Some flexibility with days and hours.

We are excited to welcome someone new and vibrant into our family and we hope this advertisement finds you.

How to apply

Please send a current CV and cover letter with at least 2 references to:

Janie Smith
(027) 293 5879

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA8pB

Listed 3:07 PM 01 July 2020
Closes 5pm 26 July 2020

Little Chiefs Educare NZ

ECE centre details

Little Chiefs Educare

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 34074
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Physical address:
601a Mackay Street Service Lane 7, Thames

Postal Address:
Service Lane 7 601a Mackay Street, Thames 3500