Little Sunbeams Christian Early Childhood Centre Auckland

Early childhood 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 1:20 pm 22 January 2021
Closes 3pm 05 February 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAGM7

We have a fantastic opportunity for a fully registered early childhood teacher  or beginning teacher.

We are looking for a teacher who has a positive can-do attitude. A team player who shows dedication for working with children, is able to use their initiative and who is passionate about providing high-quality learning outcomes for our children. To be eligible for this teacher position you must have a NZ recognised ECE teaching qualification and have your full registration or provisional registration.  

Our teachers hours are: 

Monday, Wednesday, Friday – 7.45am–3.15pm.

Tuesday, Thursday 7.45am–4.30pm.

Our session times for the children are 8.30am–2.30pm. 

We are founded on Christian values, alongside Te Whāriki. We teach a Christian curriculum. This means we teach positive values, include Bible stories, songs and prayers. However our doors are open to all whānau and any child may attend.

We're looking for a positive team players who can contribute to our special culture 

Do you have the following attributes? 

  • A Christian or embrace Christian values and can promote our Christian values at all times 
  • Sound knowledge of Te Whāriki and The Code of Professional Responsibility
  • Knowledge of Tataiako and supporting social and emotional competence in early learning  
  • The ability to work well in a small team
  • A kind and nurturing nature
  • Able to use your initiative and be flexible when needed
  • Experience with programme planning, learning stories and internal evaluation
  • Confidence in communicating with parents and other staff members. 

We offer:

  • Regular non-contact
  • Regular staff meetings
  • Ongoing professional development. 

We are located in RedHill Papakura and operated by the Papakura Community Trust – a non profit organisation.

Apply now if you are keen to work in a Christian environment that values children and whānau.

How to apply

Please send your CV and fill in teaching application form that is attached to:

Kim McDonald, Head Teacher
Box 72-225, Papakura, Auckland
(021) 0293 1396

Download our application form
Teaching application form v9

Vacancy reference #:1HAGM7

Listed 1:20 pm 22 January 2021
Closes 3pm 05 February 2021

ECE centre details

Little Sunbeams Christian Early Childhood Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 20089
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Physical address:
163 Dominion Road, Papakura East, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 72225, Papakura, South Auckland 2244