Grasshoppers Early Learning Centre Ltd Waikato

Registered, experienced preschool teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 1:40 pm 25 November 2020
Closes 3pm 15 December 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HAEvU

We are a privately owned and operated centre in the heart of Ohaupo, Southern Hamilton, licensed for 65 children. 

We are seeking a experienced preschool teacher to join our team in our 3 to 5-year-olds class room. 

This position has a flexible start date between now and 11 January 2021.

Our preschool team have high-quality care and education and sustained, respectful interactions at the heart of their practice. 

Reasons to join our team:

  • Fantastic ratios: 1:8
  • Commitment to high quality and respectful care and education 
  • Competitive pay rate
  • Free childcare for kaiako children*
  • Weekly non-contact time that covers appraisals and teacher registration
  • First aid refreshers paid for
  • Teacher registration fees covered*
  • Professional development and team building opportunities
  • Paid meetings
  • Mentoring.

A perfect fit for our team will:

  • Be genuine, compassionate, and kind-hearted
  • Have a commitment to high-quality and respectful care and education
  • Be a team player
  • Have the ability to see things from multiple perspectives
  • Value Te Ao Māori and it’s place in our centre
  • Recognise, validate and empower the strengths in others
  • Be passionate about continuous personal and professional growth and development
  • Have excellent communication and active listening skills
  • Be fully NZ registered and NZ ECE qualified with at least 5 years experience working in NZ
  • Experienced and knowledgeable in programme planning 
  • Be committed to sustainable living practices
  • Enjoy being outdoors
  • Be available to work between 7.15am and 5.30pm
  • Be passionate about working in early childhood.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Pauline Breeze
4 Great Burke Street, Ohaupo 3803
(07) 823 6755

Vacancy reference #:1HAEvU

Listed 1:40 pm 25 November 2020
Closes 3pm 15 December 2020

ECE centre details

Grasshoppers Early Learning Centre Ltd

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 65

Service ID: 45343
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Physical address:
4 Great Burke Street, Ohaupo

Postal Address:
22 Longbow Terrace, Flagstaff, Hamilton 3210