Bowen Early Childhood Education Centre Inc. Wellington

Early childhood kaiako

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 10:47 AM 02 March 2021
Closes 5pm 06 April 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHT0

Bowen Early Childhood Education Centre is a well-established, thriving, community based childcare centre providing care and education for tamariki (6 months–5 years). We offer an innovative environment, encouraging learning and adventure for not only our tamariki, but kaiako too.

At Bowen we are always looking to grow beyond best practice, striving for excellence. We are seeking a qualified early childhood kaiako who is ready to share their passion with eagerness to learn alongside us.

This position is a 1 year fixed-term (maternity leave cover) starting June 2021, working Monday to Friday (40 hours). Hours can be negotiated for the right candidate along with start date. New graduates welcome to apply.

We offer you:

  • Not-for-profit centre, with a generous budget which is invested back into the environment, resources, tamariki and staff;
  • Warm, inviting environment;
  • Team of dedicated, flexible, motivated and responsive kaiako;
  • Environment where the management team walks alongside you, nurturing your wellbeing, supporting, valuing and encouraging professional growth not only as a kaiako but as an individual;
  • Competitive remuneration;
  • Generous non-contact time for documenting learning journeys along with your own professional growth; and
  • Ongoing mentoring in both provisional/full certification.

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Qualified kaiako (provisionally/fully certified);
  • Confident with Te Whāriki;
  • Passionate about creating an inspiring environment for tamariki to explore sparking creativity and curiosity;
  • Committed to building warm, nurturing relationships;
  • Motivated, empathetic and passionate with a growth mind set;
  • Grounded by a personal teaching philosophy which aligns with our centre;
  • Effective communication skills; and
  • Culturally responsive, with a passion for culture.

Bowen ECE is more than just an early childhood centre, we are a whānau. If you believe Bowen ECE is the best place to continue your teaching journey and you are interested in this role and the opportunities Bowen ECE presents, apply now. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, cover letter, and direct enquiries to:

Anna Lewis, Manager
3/66 Albemarle Road, Northland, Wellington 6012
(04) 475 3851

Vacancy reference #:1HAHT0

Listed 10:47 AM 02 March 2021
Closes 5pm 06 April 2021

Bowen Early Childhood Education Centre Inc. NZ

ECE centre details

Bowen Early Childhood Education Centre Inc.

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 60222
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Physical address:
66 Albemarle Road, Wilton, Wellington

Postal Address:
3/66 Albemarle Road, Wilton, Wellington