Eden Early Learning Tasman/Nelson

Toddler/young children kaiako

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Unqualified teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 1:47 PM 07 August 2020
Closes 5.30pm 21 August 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9g2


We are a family-owned family-focused early childhood centre. We are committed to create and maintain a rich environment to learn and flourish; to build a positive culture for tamariki, staff, whānau and the wider community.

Our Harakeke room (18 months to 3 years) are seeking an enthusiastic and nurturing kaiako to join our team. In our Harakeke Room we have a small consistent team of kaiako who work together to ensure our tamariki are given opportunities to flourish and grow. Our focus is to allow each child to learn at their own pace and support the development of their dispositions which is enhanced through authentic relationships between tamariki, whānau and kaiako. 

This is an unqualified position and would be suited to someone with centre experience or a student in training. The position is for a minimum of 30 hours per week Monday to Friday between 7.30am and 5.30pm.

Desirable attributes:

  • Bubbly and fun
  • Kind, caring nature
  • Great communication skills
  • An enthusiastic approach to teaching and learning
  • A passion for providing a rich learning environment for our tamariki
  • Flexible and reliable.

Some of your responsibilities will include:

  • Programme planning and daily care moments
  • Capturing and documenting the learning of tamariki
  • Establish and maintain respectful relationships with tamariki and whānau
  • Ensuring policies and procedures are adhered to.

If this sounds a bit like you then we would love to hear from you!

Interviews will commence the week of the 23 August.

How to apply

Please send your cover letter, CV and direct enquiries to:

Holly Carnegie
(03) 546 5359

Vacancy reference #:1HA9g2

Listed 1:47 PM 07 August 2020
Closes 5.30pm 21 August 2020

Eden Early Learning NZ

ECE centre details

Eden Early Learning

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 76

Service ID: 45156
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Physical address:
Eden Early Learning 150 Tahunanui Drive, Tahunanui, Nelson

Postal Address:
40 Maitland Avenue, Stoke, Nelson 7011