New Plymouth YMCA Childcare Centre Taranaki

ECE curriculum lead

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 1:56 PM 05 March 2021
Closes 5pm 15 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHbh

YMCA Taranaki Childcare Centre is a cosy and welcoming, inclusive and community focussed centre.  We promote the joy of learning and working together to encourage children to develop their interests, imagination and individuality. The centre is licensed for 49 children – 19 U2s and 30 O2.

We are looking for an ECE curriculum lead to support and inspire a team of passionate kaiakos to provide a quality and caring environment focused on teaching and learning that empowers our tamariki to reach their highest potential. This role is a 40 hours per week role with rostered hours between 7am–5.30 pm, Monday to Friday. 

We want a creative and nurturing person who enjoys learning, laughing and playing alongside our tamariki and has the following attributes:-

  • Registered teacher, who primary or ECE qualified
  • At least 2 years’ experience teaching in a childcare centre preferred
  • A passion for early childhood education and delivering high quality education and care
  • Strong understanding of programme planning, learning stories, self-review and assessment
  • Ability to inspire and motivate children and teachers
  • Strong understanding of the Te Whāriki curriculum
  • Has a collaborative approach and a great role model
  • Has vitality and enthusiasm
  • Is professional and has good organisation skills
  • Is a skilled and open communicator
  • Innovative and demonstrates initiative
  • Is empathetic and community minded
  • First aid certificate or the ability to obtain one.

 As a valued teacher, we can offer you: training and on-going professional development, first aid certification, teacher registration costs, free citness centre membership (for permanent staff) and other staff concessions.

How to apply

Please send your CV and covering letter, and enquiries to:

Lorraine Keighley
recruitment@ymcataranaki.org.nz
(06) 758 3666

Vacancy reference #:1HAHbh

Listed 1:56 PM 05 March 2021
Closes 5pm 15 March 2021

New Plymouth YMCA Childcare Centre NZ

ECE centre details

New Plymouth YMCA Childcare Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 49

Service ID: 50521
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Physical address:
83 Liardet Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address:
P O Box 474, New Plymouth 4340