Grasshoppers Early Learning Centre Ltd Waikato

Infants and toddlers kaiako

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kaiako

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

Listed 2:23 PM 27 July 2020
Closes 3pm 12 August 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9JT

Note: Qualification not essential for the right person.

We are a team of respectful, passionate, enthusiastic, and welcoming kaiako, who teach from the heart. We pride ourselves on providing a safe, warm and loving home-away-from-home for all who come here.

We are a privately owned and operated centre in the heart of Ohaupo, Southern Hamilton, licensed for 65 children. 

We are seeking a experienced infants and toddlers teacher to join our team in our U2s room.

Our U2s team has high quality care and education and sustained, respectful interactions at the heart of their practice. 

Reasons to join our team:

  • Maximum of 12 U2s
  • Fantastic ratios: 1:3
  • Commitment to high quality and respectful care and education for our youngest learners
  • Competitive pay rate
  • Opportunity for 4 or 5 day week
  • Free childcare for kaiako children
  • Weekly non-contact time that covers appraisals and teacher registration
  • First aid refreshers paid for
  • Teacher registration fees covered
  • Professional development and team building opportunities
  • Paid meetings
  • Mentoring.

A perfect fit for our team will:

  • Be genuine, compassionate, and kind-hearted
  • Have a commitment to high quality and respectful care and education
  • Be a team player
  • Have the ability to see things from multiple perspectives
  • Value Te Ao Māori and it’s place in our centre
  • Recognise, validate and empower the strengths in others
  • Be open to continuous personal and professional growth and development
  • Have excellent communication and active listening skills
  • Be fully registered and ECE qualified and have experience with U2s
  • Be committed to sustainable living practices
  • Enjoy being outdoors
  • Be available to work between 7.15am and 5.30pm

If this sounds like you, please apply now!

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Pauline Breeze
4 Great Burke Street, Ohaupo, 3803
pauline@grasshopperselc.co.nz
(07) 823 6755

Vacancy reference #:1HA9JT

Listed 2:23 PM 27 July 2020
Closes 3pm 12 August 2020

Grasshoppers Early Learning Centre Ltd NZ

ECE centre details

Grasshoppers Early Learning Centre Ltd

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 65

Service ID: 45343
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Physical address:
4 Great Burke Street, Ohaupo

Postal Address:
22 Longbow Terrace, Flagstaff, Hamilton 3210