Sunny Days Hawke's Bay

Qualified senior teacher U2s

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Senior teacher

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

Listed 12:25 pm 29 April 2021
Closes 4pm 14 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAKFK

We have an exciting and rare opportunity for a registered teacher to lead our U2s team at our early education and care centre. You will lead a small team of 3 teachers – two plus you. 

Care is our curriculum and we believe that respectful relationships are key to developing strong partnerships between children and adults. Our teachers offer that special quality of care, enthusiasm and nurturing any parent wants for their child when they are away from home.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • A NZ recognised ECE qualification and a current teacher registration
  • Patience and show respectful practice to encourage children to grow and develop in their own time
  • Must be innovative and enthusiastic about positive change and improved outcomes for all learners 
  • High competency in planning, assessment and evaluation processes 
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team and bring the team together to work as one.

We are part of Napier Family Centre – a large not-for-profit social services agency providing services to the community.

Find out more about us on the vacancy link. 

As a member of the Napier Family Centre whānau you can expect the following in return for your hard work and commitment to providing excellence in education: 

  • 10 days sick leave per year
  • First aid training and annual flu vaccines  
  • Subsidised childcare 
  • Fully supported personal development opportunities to further develop your skills, knowledge and career. 
  • Generous non-contact time including one day per month for your room administration tasks 
  • Access to other services within Napier Family Centre. 

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

How to apply

If this sounds like you please send your cover letter and CV to:

Cathy Grigsby, Manager
(06) 842 2101

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAKFK

Listed 12:25 pm 29 April 2021
Closes 4pm 14 May 2021

ECE centre details

Sunny Days

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 62

Service ID: 55048
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Physical address:
30 Barker Road, Marewa, Napier

Postal Address:
P O Box 3041, Onekawa, Hawkes Bay 4142