Qualified early learning kaiako
We have an exciting opportunity for a full-time, qualified kaiako to join our small team of dedicated professionals.
We are a mixed age centre, from 1 to 5 years, and are passionate about the benefits of a tuakana/teina educational philosophy that is inherent to our small, inner city centre and our emphasis on whanau/family.
The kaupapa of Te Kainganui is to follow the lead of children and their interests which is balanced by our well-established intentional teaching and learning programme oriented around Te Tiriti and Pacifica curriculum priorities.
Our philosophy is anchored in a belief in the vital importance of relationships, secure attachment and respectful interactions focused on child agency and empowerment.
- A motivated, enthusiastic teacher, who is able to put current theory into practice who is always working to improve and develop their practice
- A passion for working within a mixed-age centre, with both U2 and O2 aged tamariki
- Able to demonstrate a working knowledge of Te Whāriki
- Able to work collaboratively with a team
- Has knowledge and strategies of how to support the curriculum, planning, and assessment within the centre
- Committed to creating/maintaining strong, positive relationships within the wider community
- 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 service
- ECE qualified.
What we offer you:
- Quality care for our teachers
- Professional development
- Competitive remuneration
- Supportive management team and collaborative professional team culture.
- The ability to be authentically involved in decision making regarding the direction of the centre and development of our curriculum/programme/philosophy
- The opportunity to become part of a small, family focused community.
If you would love to embark on an amazing opportunity we would love to hear from you!
How to apply
Vacancy reference #:1HACS1
ECE centre details
64 Tasman Street, Mt Cook-Wellington, Wellington
64 Tasman Street, Wellington, Wellington 6021