Gracefield Early Childhood Centre Wellington

Team leader

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 12:28 pm 06 April 2021
Closes 30 April 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJa1

We have a 1 year maternity leave position available from 14 June. We are looking for a registered and experienced teacher to work with our group of 2 to 3-year-olds while our team leader is on maternity leave. This position would be ideal for a teacher who wants to work with a great teaching team in a warm and friendly environment.

Out ideal candidate will have experience in leading a small team and providing guidance and support for that team. They will have skills in recognising, supporting and extending children’s learning. The right person for this position must have a passion for working with young children, an approachable 'can-do' attitude, possess strong interpersonal, communication and relationship skills and be reliable and enthusiastic. They need excellent skills in planning and assessment, show initiative and confidence and be able to provide a warm, welcoming and caring environment where children can learn, grow and thrive.

Our not-for-profit centre offers award rates and conditions, paid professional development, first aid certification and annual flu injections as well as a fun and enjoyable working environment. We are licensed for 38 children, 10 of whom are U2.

Our centre is based in a converted villa surrounded by a natural bush setting and nestled against the bottom of the Wainuiomata hill. We have an extensive, sunny outdoor area, as well as a local bush walk including a stream full of wildlife.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Jenni Mason, Centre Manager
9 Rishworth Street, Waiwhetu, Lower Hutt 5010
(04) 569 6500

Vacancy reference #:1HAJa1

Listed 12:28 pm 06 April 2021
Closes 30 April 2021

ECE centre details

Gracefield Early Childhood Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 38

Service ID: 60219
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Physical address:
9 Rishworth Street, Lower Hutt CBD, Lower Hutt

Postal Address:
9 Rishworth Street, Waiwhetu, Lower Hutt 5010