Taumarunui Early Learning Centre Manawatu/Whanganui


Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 1:50 PM 07 August 2020
Closes 9am 28 August 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9gJ

We have an exciting opportunity for a passionate kaiako/teacher to join our team. 

About us:

Our centre is operated by Central Kids, who manage 56 other kindergartens and early learning centres throughout the central North Island. 

We provide access to high-quality professional development opportunities and ongoing professional support to maintain quality teaching practice. 

Central Kids Taumarunui has a vibrant community of teachers, support staff, children and whānau, catering  children aged 6 months to 6 years. We are a very homely and welcoming centre with staff that work hard to ensure your child has a ͚home away from home͛ experience of high-quality care and education while they are with us.

We have a very large outdoor play area that allows children lots of space for a wide range of activities. We have a range of gardens and plants that the children help to care for and then use the produce for cooking and eating experiences, helping the children to learn about caring for our natural environment. 

The successful applicant will be:

  • A motivated, enthusiastic teacher, who is able to put current theory into practice
  • Able to demonstrate a working knowledge of Te Whāriki
  • Able to have robust conversations and work with a team who have a strong emphasis on whakawhanaungatanga as they support each child's social and emotional growth 
  • Committed to creating/maintaining strong, positive relationships within the wider community and outside agencies 
  • Able to demonstrate a growth mindset, be open and willing to change that enables us to continue providing high-quality early education to all tamariki who attend our services 
  • Able to demonstrate a commitment to Enviroschools and sustainability practices. 

This position is 40 hours per week, rotating shifts between the hours of 7.30am–5.30pm. 

Applicants will be ECE qualified, hold current certification and a current first aid certificate.

How to apply

For an application pack, please contact:

Tara Cridge, HR Practitioner
Box 341, Putaruru 3443
(07) 883 8110

Vacancy reference #:1HA9gJ

Listed 1:50 PM 07 August 2020
Closes 9am 28 August 2020

Taumarunui Early Learning Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Taumarunui Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 34036
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Physical address:
30 Huia Street, Taumarunui

Postal Address:
P O Box 341, Putaruru, Waikato 3443