YOU are you, that is truer than true and RKA needs good sorts like YOU!
Ruahine Kindergarten Association (RKA) knows that early childhood teachers are pretty choice. RKA is a bit of a gem too in terms of ECE providers. We’re a true not-for-profit organisation with a community based, child-centred approach and quality services located across the Manawatu-Whanganui region and parts of Rangitikei, Tararua and Horowhenua. Our Palmerston North based Takaro Kindergarten currently has a place for a teacher within an awesome team in a high-energy environment.
You’ll need to be qualified and registered with a current first aid certificate and the following attributes:
Strong interest in the environment and its role in teaching
Ability to build solid relationships in a tight knit community and to work with a variety of children and whānau
Inclusive team player willing to work collaboratively
Proven Internal Evaluation practices and excellent time management
Forward thinking and responsive to constant change
Confidence in your teaching practice
Willingness to continue to develop professionally
The ability to bring your sense of fun and humour to work with you.
In return we will welcome you as a valued member of our extended whānau while offering generous ongoing professional support; quality CPD; 6 weeks plus 1 day annual leave, pay parity with Primary Teachers; and 4 hours of non-contact time per week!