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Kids Barn Childcare Centre Taranaki

Early childhood teacher

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 12:57 pm 18 September 2020
Closes 5pm 09 November 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HABP2

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our teaching team as maternity leave cover. The position is full-time 40 hours per week beginning in December 2020.

We pride ourselves on being an open, interactive centre where our tamariki and whānau know they have a place to belong. We have a spacious environment with gardens, an orchard and many animals. We place huge importance on the natural environment and promote positive interactions with and in nature. We would love to have someone join our team who loves nature and the environment as much as we do.

We are looking for someone who is committed to joining us in continuing a culture of kindness and respect and has a passion and dedication to tamariki in a play-based environment. You will be joining a team that works cohesively together and strives to ensure that routines are respectful, smooth, and flexible to meet the needs of our tamariki at their level and pace.


The ideal person for this position would –

  • Thrive on being a part of an environment that encourages communication, learning and laughter
  • Have an affinity for the natural environment
  • Have a positive and collaborative working style
  • Demonstrate initiative and sound decision-making skills
  • Be open and willing to learn
  • Be able to develop positive and professional relationships with children, parents, whanau and your team
  • Have sound knowledge and understanding of Te Whāriki and programme planning for our tamariki
  • Be organised and flexible, and have a commitment to professional practice
  • Be willing to get involved in our community and parent events.

If you would like to be part of our awesome team then please apply now.

How to apply

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

Kirsten Gilberd
kidsbarn@xtra.co.nz
(06) 278 8592

Vacancy reference #:1HABP2

Listed 12:57 pm 18 September 2020
Closes 5pm 09 November 2020

ECE centre details

Kids Barn Childcare Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 62

Service ID: 46200
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Physical address:
129 Fairfield Road, Hawera

Postal Address:
129 Fairfield Road, Hawera 4610