Happy Steps Early Learning Centre Northland

Registered 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 1:36 PM 15 July 2020
Closes 14 August 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA94b

Are you seeking a warm and friendly work environment where teachers are highly respected, celebrated and supported to grow?  A centre that values teamwork, integrity and thoughtfulness? 

We have an amazing opportunity for a full-time registered teacher to join our passionate team of dedicated teachers at Happy Steps, Dargaville! 

At Happy Steps, we provide a ‘home away from home’, nurturing and cosy environment, where each child receives meaningful care, as well as personalised learning and development. We are licensed for 59 children and are open 7.30am–5.30pm, Monday–Friday. Our centre offers spacious indoor and outdoor play areas with a large deck creating wonderful indoor/outdoor flow. Nestled near the bank of the Wairoa River in Dargaville, we offer excellent care & education for local families in the community. 

Our ideal candidate will be a great communicator, friendly, approachable and enjoys a challenge. A genuine passion and the ability to respond to the development needs of our tamariki through planning and curriculum would also be high on the list of skills we are looking for. If you love to support tamariki developing in their own time and in their own ways, then look no further.   
In return, we would offer you: 

  • Competitive remuneration 
  • A comprehensive induction program with regular and ongoing mentoring and relevant professional development opportunities 
  • Subsidised childcare 
  • Reimbursement for teacher registration costs 
  • First aid certification and annual flu vaccination 
  • Uniforms Ongoing opportunities for career growth & personal and professional development  
  • wonderfully supportive team environment. 

If you are a registered teacher looking for an opportunity to grow professionally and further your skills, then apply today with your CV and cover letter. We look forward to hearing from you! 

Please note applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Megan Hayes
(09) 439 0220

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA94b

Listed 1:36 PM 15 July 2020
Closes 14 August 2020

Happy Steps Early Learning Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Happy Steps Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 59

Service ID: 47088
ERO report
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Physical address:
90 Logan Street, Dargaville

Postal Address:
P O Box 628, Stanmore Bay, Whangaparaoa 0943