Barnardos Early Learning Centre Hastings Hawke's Bay

Early learning teacher

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 10:33 AM 10 March 2021
Closes 09 April 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHky

Due to roll growth, our beautiful Hastings early learning centre needs a fantastic new teacher to join our team. This role is suitable for a qualified teacher or teacher-in-training.

We are also looking for qualified and unqualified relievers to work on a casual basis.

You'll bring your experience to assess, plan and implement a curriculum for infants, toddlers and young children that reflects current approaches to effective teaching and learning.

Our beautiful light, bright and airy indoor environment is purpose-built to stimulate and develop the natural curiosities of our tamariki.

Key responsibilities

  • Promote learning opportunities which are inclusive, equitable and culturally responsive
  • Plan, implement and evaluate a learning programme that is responsive to the strengths and interests of children
  • Document children’s learning and take responsibility for children’s profile books and e-portfolio.

Skills and experience:

  • Early childhood teaching qualification or evidence of being a teacher in training
  • Current Teaching Council Practising Certificate
  • Commitment and initiative to quality practice standards and the principles of Te Whāriki Excellent communication, planning and organisational skills
  • Enthusiasm and a strong desire to work as a team to make a difference to tamariki in their early years while building strong links with their whānau



  • Generous weekly professional development time with dedicated pedagogical support
  • Financial support to retain your full certification
  • Generous sick leave
  • Discounted childcare
  • About Barnardos. 

Through our collective commitment, talents and efforts at Barnardos we work hard to create an Aotearoa New Zealand where every child has the opportunity to, in their own unique way, shine bright.

As New Zealand's leading children's charity Barnardos services and people make a real and positive difference in the lives of thousands of children, young people and their families. 

To view the position description please visit our website

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Di Rudge: Centre Manager
(06) 876 9548

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAHky

Listed 10:33 AM 10 March 2021
Closes 09 April 2021

ECE centre details

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Hastings

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 45

Service ID: 55093
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Physical address:
1201 A Cunningham Crescent, Mayfair, Hastings

Postal Address:
P O Box 6434, Marion Square, Wellington 6141