Parihaka Kindergarten Northland

Teacher: salary scale K1 – Northland Kindergarten Association

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 12:53 pm 31 March 2021
Closes 2pm 22 April 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJUM

Northland Kindergarten Association (NKA) is seeking an inspiring and innovative teacher to join the team at Parihaka Kindergarten, Whangarei.

The Parihaka teaching team view all children as taonga who are competent and capable learners, bringing with them a unique identity and wealth of knowledge. Parihaka seek a joyful and dedicated teacher who is willing to be an active participant in localised curriculum connected to their maunga. If the mood you create is warm, welcoming and calm; your communication style is open, honest and respectful; you seek possibilities’ and potential in your teaching; and enjoy working with children and whānau, then we are very keen to hear from you.

Parihaka Kindergarten has a team of 4 teachers and part time administrator.  The kindergarten operates five 6-hour sessions Monday to Friday, catering for 40 between 2 and 6 years of age. Parihaka Kindergarten operates an All Year Model, 48 weeks per year. 

Parihaka Kindergarten is part of a network of 25 kindergartens within the NKA. The kindergarten is supported by a professional practice and management team. NKA adheres to the employment conditions as offered in the Kindergarten Teacher, Head Teachers and Senior Teachers Collective Agreement 2019-2022.

Applicants must hold a recognised New Zealand ECE qualification (minimum Dip Teaching ECE), current practicing certificate and first aid certificate. 2020 ECE Graduate students are also welcome to apply, NKA provides excellent support for registration and mentoring.

Download an application pack and a position description from the NKA website or email to request an application pack and position description.

How to apply

Please email your CV, applications, referees’ reports and direct enquiries to:

Appointments Secretary
Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei, 0141
(09) 435 9099 (extn 8)

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAJUM

Listed 12:53 pm 31 March 2021
Closes 2pm 22 April 2021

ECE centre details

Parihaka Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5018
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Physical address:
38 Kohe Street, Parahaki, Whangarei

Postal Address:
P O Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141