Whitireia Community Polytechnic Wellington

Qualified early childhood teacher – Te Whare Ako

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 11:28 am 09 June 2021
Closes 5pm 09 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HALh9

About the role / Te Kaupapa 

We are looking for a passionate qualified, registered experienced teacher to support our centre! You will be part of an enthusiastic team, providing excellent care for children. The successful applicant will be punctual, reliable and a team player. You will have the opportunity to contribute to the life of the centre and its community. You must enjoy working alongside children, be a confident communicator, hardworking, and have a cheerful attitude. 

Tasks are varied but your main responsibilities will be to undertake quality professional interactions with the children enrolled at our centre, follow all health and safety requirements to ensure the safety of the children/teachers and self. You will build strong relationships, be an effective communicator and connect meaningfully with our teachers, whānau and tamariki.

Key skills and attributes: 

  • A Degree or Diploma in Early Childhood Education is necessary
  • Have experience working in ECE with under and over 2-year olds, for more years than 2 years
  • Must hold a current teacher’s registration
  • Ability to work 5 days a week 
  • A good knowledge of setting a stimulating learning environment for children 
  • Good work ethic, punctual and enjoys a multicultural environment 
  • Innovative and passionate team player with strong interpersonal skills and communication skills 
  • Ability to work as part of team and be able to prioritise and manage workload effectively 
  • Displays integrity, professionalism, patience and a strong character 
  • Ability to adapt personality and style to suit relevant audience at all age groups.

How to apply Me pēhea te tono

Click on Apply Now and complete the on-line application form. Please note it is important that you complete all sections of the on-line application.

How to apply

For other information please email. Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

(0800) 944 847

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HALh9

Listed 11:28 am 09 June 2021
Closes 5pm 09 July 2021

Tertiary provider details

Whitireia Community Polytechnic

Type: Polytechnic

Physical address:
Wi Neera Drive, Porirua Central, Porirua

Postal Address:
Private Bag 50910, Wellington, 5240