Te Pa Otago

Kaiako – Otago University Childcare Association

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 2:25 pm 15 September 2020
Closes 8am 28 September 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HABDp

We are an association of 5 purpose-built centres on the University campus. One of our fantastic teachers is going home to Timaru. This means a permanent full-time position will exist for a teacher / kaiako in Te Maioha, one of our centres for children aged U2. Te Maioha is divided into 2 houses each with around 16 children.

Te Maioha, like all of our centres will be in the 100% qualified staff funding band. We offer ratios of 1 to 4 in a diverse, predominantly University community. We are looking for a qualified and registered ECE teacher whose commitment to high-quality teaching is evident in their practice.

We’re looking for a team member who is an enthusiastic participant in teaching and learning, has evidence of being an active reflective practitioner, is able to establish respectful and supportive relationships with diverse whānau, children and teachers, has strengths in te reo and tikanga Māori. We can offer mentoring for registration, extensive collegial and professional support and a fantastic work environment. Teaching in a large association also allows for long term professional growth as long term there is an opportunity to teach in a variety of centres, all of which offer different education settings and environments.

ECECA terms and conditions.

How to apply

Please email your CV and covering letter to:

Karen Hurst
(03) 471 4412

Please find attached our job description (which is currently being reviewed)

Vacancy reference #:1HABDp

Listed 2:25 pm 15 September 2020
Closes 8am 28 September 2020

ECE centre details

Te Pa

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 140

Service ID: 83022
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Physical address:
551 Castle Street, Dunedin North, Dunedin

Postal Address:
P O Box 6162, Dunedin North, Dunedin 9059