Kohimarama Montessori Pre-School 1 Auckland

Qualified / registered ECE teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 10:07 AM 22 February 2021
Closes 4pm 19 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHAv

  • Above market pay rates
  • Commitment to ongoing Professional development and training
  • Well-resourced centre, a large outdoor playground and a vege patch.

Kohimarama Montessori Preschool are seeking a qualified, registered and experienced early childhood teacher with exposure to the Montessori philosophy to work in a small centre with 30 children in total. Your hours of work are Monday to Friday from 8am to 4.30pm with No rosters and you will be working alongside 3 other teachers. Working with children from 3–5 years you will be responsible for planning and guiding their educational and developmental journey using the Te Whāriki and Montessori principles as a base, writing stories and supporting the centre manager.


  • Inclusive and supportive team environment with good staff retention
  • Ongoing professional development from external providers
  • Excellent teacher + child ratios – WELL below the MOE requirements
  • Receive time off the floor 1 hr + 45mins per day with an extra hour across the week
  • 2 week on boarding programme is offered to ALL new staff
  • Get your teacher registration + first aid certificate paid for when it expires
  • The centre closes for 2 weeks over xmas and new years
  • Weekly pay.

Skills and experience for the role:

  • 2 + years experience working in the ECE sector
  • NZ Qualified with either a degree in early child hood or a diploma
  • Current registration and first aid certificate
  • Experience working with the Montessori philosophy
  • Exposure to working with children aged from 3 to 5 years
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A commitment to both Montessori philosophy and Te Whāriki curriculum.

Competent with creating written documents using a laptop or IPad.

All applicants must have the legal right to work in New Zealand.

How to apply

If you want to work for a centre that truly values their staff and are willing to reward you with above market pay, send your CV and a cover letter to:

Mel Morris
(021) 045 5974

Vacancy reference #:1HAHAv

Listed 10:07 AM 22 February 2021
Closes 4pm 19 March 2021

Kohimarama Montessori Pre-School 1 NZ

ECE centre details

Kohimarama Montessori Pre-School 1

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 15

Service ID: 20095
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Physical address:
17 Geraldine Place, Kohimarama, Auckland

Postal Address:
36 Allum Street, Kohimarama, Auckland 1071