Westport Early Learning Centre West Coast

Early childhood education 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 12:37 pm 25 November 2020
Closes 5pm 10 December 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HAEue

Our community-based center, located in beautiful Westport, is inviting applicants for a fixed-term maternity leave kaiako position commencing in January 2021. The position is for 27 to 30 hours, over the 5 week days, with our 2 to 5 year old tamariki. Applications from qualified, registered (full or provisional) kaiako, new graduates or those undergoing relevant tertiary studies are welcomed.

We have a purpose-built centre, licensed for 50 children with a well established team of experienced, valued kaiako. We pride ourselves on providing an enriched educational environment where learning is fostered and extended for all tamariki. Our tamariki explore, create and investigate within our well-resourced, fun environment.

The successful applicant will be part of a respectful, innovative, passionate team who value, support and inspire each other. We value the importance of building relationships with tamariki and whānau and seek like-minded kaiako who bring with them aroha and enthusiasm for this also. 

Key attributes sought are: being able to work well within a team, being  organised and a good communicator, having abilities in assessment and planning, bicultural practice, tikanga Māori and te reo Māori, being flexible, approacable, creative and have a sense of humour.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Sarah Stephen, Head Teacher
48 Pakington Street, Westport 7866
(03) 789 6683

Vacancy reference #:1HAEue

Listed 12:37 pm 25 November 2020
Closes 5pm 10 December 2020

ECE centre details

Westport Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 65603
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Physical address:
48 Pakington Street, Westport

Postal Address:
P O Box 312, Westport 7866