K1 teacher – Northland Kindergarten Association
NKA is seeking an enthusiastic and capable teacher to join the team at this kindergarten in Dargaville.
This dedicated team of teachers adhere to the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and the tikanga practices of te ao Māori which are embedded within their teaching practice and learning environment.
Whakawhanaungatanga is at the heart of their philosophy. Teachers value and see the importance of building trustful relationships with whānau and their tamaiti in the kindergarten and community.
We currently have a team of 3 teachers and a part-time administrator. The kindergarten operates five 6-hour sessions Monday to Friday catering for 30 children between 2 and 6 years of age. This 20 hour position will have varying daily hours.
This kindergarten is part of a network of 25 kindergartens within the NKA. The kindergarten is supported by a professional practice and management team. NKA adheres to the employment conditions as offered in the Kindergarten Teacher, Head Teachers and Senior Teachers Collective Agreement 2019-2022. NKA are currently reviewing our operational model across all kindergartens.
Applicants must hold a recognised New Zealand ECE qualification (minimum Dip Teaching ECE), current practising certificate and first aid certificate. 2020 ECE Graduate students are also welcome to apply, NKA provides excellent support for registration and mentoring.
Closing date for applications and referees’ reports are the same.
How to apply
Download an application pack and a position description from the NKA website www.nka.org.nz or email to request an application pack and position description. Please post/email your CV and direct enquiries to:
Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141
(09) 435 9099 extn 8
ECE centre details
31 McKay Cresent, Dargaville
P O Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141