Marfell Kindergarten Taranaki


Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:37 am 20 January 2021
Closes 4pm 22 February 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAGFm

  • Are you passionate about developing meaningful relationships with tamariki and whānau?
  • Are you knowledgeable about Te Ao Māori and committed to supporting our kaupapa to strengthen the use of te reo and tikanga Māori?
  • If the above sounds like you, we encourage you to apply!

 About this role

  • At our kindergarten we work alongside whānau to reflect their aspirations for their tamaiti, creating an environment that reflects the individual needs of our learners to be confident in their language, culture and identity.
  • We are a ‘Hub’ and enjoy strong reciprocal relationships with whānau and our community, including local schools and support agencies. 
  • With Te Whāriki as our foundation, we implement a Kaitiaki approach, working collaboratively for the tamaiti and their whānau.
  • Within the team we use a Distributed Leadership approach that builds confidence and leadership skills for kaiako.
  • This is an exciting opportunity to share your skills, passions, expertise and strengths to enrich learning.

 What we offer

  • As part of Kindergarten Taranaki, you have the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of the KTCA and to be part of an organisation which offers fantastic professional development opportunities and ongoing support for you and your career
  • You will be part of a professional network of 24 kindergartens and supported by the Professional Team
  • We encourage all kindergartens to be involved in Enviroschools, Incredible Years, Healthy Heart and deepening our cultural journey to strengthen Te Ao Māori
  • Start 3 May 2021

All applicants must hold a NZ recognised ECE qualification and current registration (or provide evidence that it has been applied for). 

For further information download an application pack from our website or call us.

How to apply

Please complete the Kindergarten Taranaki application form and send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Appointments Secretary
(027) 639 9830

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAGFm

Listed 9:37 am 20 January 2021
Closes 4pm 22 February 2021

ECE centre details

Marfell Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 36

Service ID: 5222
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Physical address:
2A Cook Street, Marfell, New Plymouth

Postal Address:
P O Box 655, New Plymouth 4340