Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand Otago

Lecturer – kaiako – pouako


English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 11:55 am 21 May 2021
Closes 01 June 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAKyQ

  • Permanent, full-time opportunities
  • Piki mai ki runga i tō mātou waka!

Due to growth in in tertiary provision, we are looking for two additional academic staff to join our whanau. Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand is a dynamic bicultural organisation committed to supporting high quality early childhood education through initial teacher education.

Be a passionate ECE Lecturer, scaffolding students to become confident professional teachers or leaders. Utilise your enthusiasm, skills, experiences to inspire, whilst incorporating values of Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Work as part of a collaborative organisation, come and join our team of lecturers, who share your commitment to a bicultural early childhood curriculum.

Our lecturers will have the following:

  • Experience or strong interest in teaching and mentoring adults at a tertiary level
  • Teacher registration is essential
  • Experience in eLearning is particularly desirable
  • Knowledge and fluency in te reo Māori me ngā tikanga Māori is desirable
  • A commitment to growing bicultural practice
  • A Masters' degree in ECE or relevant discipline, or engagement in post-graduate ECE study is desirable
  • Strong community networks
  • Excellent interpersonal/organisational skills.

In addition to the above, our pouako will have the following:

  • Authentic knowledge of ngā tikanga within the Dunedin – Ōtepoti rohe
  • Experience or ability contextualising te reo Māori me ngā tikanga Māori in ECE

Our pouako work within a collaborative team at Ōtepoti teaching base and are part of a vibrant Pouako team throughout Aotearoa who teach, provide leadership in mātauranga Māori me te reo Māori, and who share your commitment to bicultural early childhood curriculum.

We can offer a competitive salary, generous study leave, professional development, plus opportunities for involvement in research.

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How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Arapera Card, Pouhere Kaupapa Māori
(07) 850 4971 / (027) 230 2593

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAKyQ

Listed 11:55 am 21 May 2021
Closes 01 June 2021

Tertiary provider details

Te Rito Maioha Early Childhood New Zealand

Type: Private Training Establishment

Physical address:
191 Thorndon Quay, Thorndon, Wellington

Postal Address:
P O Box 12725, Thorndon, Wellington, 6144