Barnardos Early Learning Centre Manurewa Auckland

Teacher - early learning

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 2:00 pm 04 May 2021
Closes 28 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAKNT

  • Be a part of an incredible organisation committed to quality early learning
  • Opportunities for growth and career progression
  • Join a dynamic, passionate and supportive team

Job summary

This is an exciting opportunity to join a professional team providing quality early childhood education and care that meets the individual needs of children and their families.

About the role

Qualified teachers at Barnardos work in partnership with parents and whānau to encourage children’s curiosity, learning and development. You will assess, plan and implement a curriculum to infants, toddlers and young children that reflects current approaches to effective teaching and learning.

Skills and experience

You will be an outstanding, experienced teacher who is energised and excited about engaging with children. To undertake this role you will have:

  • Early childhood teaching qualification recognised by the Education Council of Aotearoa NZ
  • Current Education Council Practising Certificate
  • Experience working as a teacher in an early childhood education team setting
  • The ability to use initiative and a commitment to quality practice standards and the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Knowledge and understanding of current early childhood education theory and practice
  • Excellent communication, planning and organisation skills 
  • Enthusiasm and a strong desire to make a difference to children in their early years while building strong links with their whānau and families.


In choosing to work for Barnardos, you will enjoy the benefits of working with a large well-respected NGO, while making a difference in communities.

  • Family friendly organisation with flexible working
  • Reduced cost childcare and other benefits
  • Professional and supportive colleagues
  • Wellness programme which includes flu vaccinations and discounts with health providers
  • Generous professional development time each week with dedicated pedagogical support
  • Grow your career with financial support to retain your full certification. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Suzanne Fraser
(027) 556 9046

Vacancy reference #:1HAKNT

Listed 2:00 pm 04 May 2021
Closes 28 May 2021

ECE centre details

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Manurewa

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 25427
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Physical address:
14s Scotts Road, Manurewa, Auckland

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