Selwyn Kids Limited Canterbury

Visiting home-based teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Home-based visiting teacher

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

Listed 12:22 PM 24 February 2021
Closes 6pm 19 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHJJ

We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and passionate teacher to join our highly collaborative team.

This role is maternity leave cover, starting from 20 hours per week over four days.

The fixed-term cover position is from 31 May to 27 May 2022.

As a visiting teacher you will work with home-based educators providing professional leadership, mentoring and induction of new educators to ensure high-quality learning and care for tamariki.

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and have a positive and focused approach. Strong time management and organisation skills, as this role allows the teacher flexibility to organise their day-to-day routine. Excellent communication skills are expected.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop educators to assess and plan for children’s learning, and to provide positive learning environments, consistent with the early childhood curriculum, Te Whāriki
  • Provide professional development opportunities for educators to support the ongoing development of their practice
  • Provide excursion opportunities
  • Provide an exciting music programme
  • Involved with programme planning and internal evaluation
  • Look for opportunities to recruit further educators and expand the operations of the business
  • Look for opportunities to expand into other districts and recruitment of educators therein.

To undertake this role you will have:

  • A recognised early childhood teaching qualification
  • A current practising certificate
  • A genuine desire to see children thrive
  • Self-motivation and initiative
  • Sound planning and organisational skills
  • Great attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent verbal, written and online communication skills
  • A clean unrestricted NZ driver’s licence
  • Experience in home-based education is preferable
  • Passion for early childhood education
  • A creative mind with a desire to make life fun.

In return we offer competitive salary package, including company car, computer and cellphone. Full training will be provided for the right candidate.

How to apply

Creative applications are to be sent to:

Sarah Perkins, Home-based Manager
(03) 347 9089

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAHJJ

Listed 12:22 PM 24 February 2021
Closes 6pm 19 March 2021

Selwyn Kids Limited NZ

ECE centre details

Selwyn Kids Limited

Type: Homebased Network
Maximum licenced places: 80

Service ID: 70103
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Physical address:
60 Rolleston Drive, Christchurch

Postal Address:
60 Rolleston Drive, Rolleston, Christchurch 7614