Ngā Tamariki Childcare Centre Wellington

Team leader

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 1:14 PM 08 March 2021
Closes 5pm 26 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHf3

Ngā Tamariki is a not-for-profit community based childcare centre, which has a family focus and an amazing community. It has a well-established place in the heart of its community with a regular bushwalk program and is committed to the centre vision for sustainable futures for our tamariki. We have a team of highly driven and passionate teachers, with great work conditions. Our teacher to child ratio ensures small group sizes and a calm nurturing environment where quality interactions, education and play are at the forefront of every child’s day.

An exciting opportunity has arisen at our lovely centre for a team leader position in the O2s. This is a one-year maternity leave position and will give the successful candidate excellent experience working in a high functioning collaborative team. We require the person to begin work on 8th June 2021.

Our centre operates 7.30am to 6pm and the position is full time.

Teachers experience excellent working conditions under the NZEI EC Collective Agreement with very generous non-contact time and the security of being part of a supportive centre that schedules regular PLD.

We would love to hear from you if you have the following:

  • Experience with assessment, curriculum design and Internal Evaluation
  • Confidence in working in collaboration with children, whānau and staff
  • Be self-motivated, respectful, optimistic, and show kindness and compassion for others
  • Team player with leadership skills to grow and mentor others
  • Providing children with provocations throughout the day that spark learning and inquiry through play 
  • Most importantly a fun-loving attitude
  • A commitment to making sure all children experience an exceptional early years’ learning program
  • A commitment to sustainability and an interest in nature and bushwalks
  • A NZ recognised ECE teaching qualification
  • Current NZ Teacher Certification
  • Current first aid certificate and
  • NZ citizenship/residency or hold a NZ work visa.

How to apply

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

Catherine Tan
67 Tama St, Alicetown
(04) 589 1397

Vacancy reference #:1HAHf3

Listed 1:14 PM 08 March 2021
Closes 5pm 26 March 2021

Ngā Tamariki Childcare Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Ngā Tamariki Childcare Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 32

Service ID: 60182
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Physical address:
67 Tama Street, Alicetown, Lower Hutt

Postal Address:
67 Tama Street, Alicetown, Wellington 5010