Central Kids Kindergartens - Rāwhiti Waikato

Kindergarten kaiako

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

Listed 1:50 PM 02 March 2021
Closes 9am 19 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHU1

Due to one of our kaiako being successful in a leadership position, we have an opportunity for a ECE kaiako to join our team. 

About us:

Central Kids Rāwhiti is a well-established kindergarten serving second and third generation families.

Relationships are at the heart of all we do. We aspire to be welcoming, respectful and inclusive, fostering a sense of belonging. We welcome parent participation, valuing the partnership between kindergarten and families.

We have an extremely well-resourced kindergarten, providing opportunities for a wide range of experiences for tamariki.

We are part of Central Kids Early Education, which operates 57 other kindergartens and centres across the central North Island.  

Central Kids provide:

  • A commitment to putting children at the heart to all that we do – Ko ngā tamariki te pūtake
  • A commitment to ensuring te reo Rangatira not only survives but thrives in our organisation
  • A commitment to upholding our obligations as partners of Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • A commitment to Rautaki Ahurea – our cultural strategy
  • Access to high-quality professional development opportunities
  • Ongoing professional support to maintain quality teaching practice
  • 6 weeks' annual leave, 9 days' sick leave and ample non-contact/professional time per the Kindergarten Teachers', Head Teachers’ and Senior Teachers’ Collective Agreement.  

About you:

  • A motivated, enthusiastic teacher, who is able to put current theory into practice
  • Able to demonstrate a working knowledge of Te Whāriki
  • Committed to te reo māori me ona tikanga, te tiriti o Waitangi and te ao Māori
  • Able to work within a team who have a strong commitment to supporting the social and emotional growth of tamariki
  • Able to demonstrate a growth mindset, be open and willing to change that enables us to continue providing high-quality early education to all tamariki who attend our services
  • ECE qualified and hold current certification and a current first aid certificate.

How to apply

For an application pack, please contact:

Tara Cridge, HR Practitioner
(07) 883 8110

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAHU1

Listed 1:50 PM 02 March 2021
Closes 9am 19 March 2021

Central Kids Kindergartens - Rāwhiti NZ

ECE centre details

Central Kids Kindergartens - Rāwhiti

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5196
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Physical address:
3 Konini Place, Matamata

Postal Address:
P O Box 341, Putaruru 3443