Te Pukeiti Early Childhood Centre Waikato

Early childhood education qualified \kKaiako

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

English, Te reo Māori, Te Reo Māori, Tikanga ā-iwi, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 2:56 PM 22 June 2021
Closes 4.30pm 02 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAML6

  • Join an energetic and passionate team growing hearts and minds of our tamariki and mokopuna
  • Engaging and encouraging of whānau and communities within Te Kūiti and Maniapoto rohe. 

Te Pukeiti Early Childhood Centre is a licensed 50 place early learning centre based in Te Kūiti and operated by the Maniapoto Māori Trust Board.

We currently have a full-time Monday to Friday qualified kaiako position available.

To be successful in this role, you will possess or be working towards the following:


  • Demonstrate a passion and commitment to quality teaching and learning 
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proactively work and contribute as a positive and energetic team member
  • Commitment to personal growth and development
  • Engaging to work and communicate with parents and whānau.

Experience and knowledge:

  • NZ qualified and registered early childhood education (ECE) or primary teacher
  • Experience in working with tamariki in an ECE / primary school environment 
  • An understanding of Te Reo me ngā tikanga, would be preferable.

For more detailed job related information and enquiries please contact Kelly Tregoweth: kelly.tregoweth@tpecc.co.nz.


Are you registered on the Maniapoto Tribal Register?

Update your Tribal Register information by calling 0800 668 285 or email


How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Kelly Tregoweth
(07) 878 3042

Vacancy reference #:1HAML6

Listed 2:56 PM 22 June 2021
Closes 4.30pm 02 July 2021

Te Pukeiti Early Childhood Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Te Pukeiti Early Childhood Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 46211
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Physical address:
41 Taupiri Street, Te Kuiti

Postal Address:
P O Box 36, Te Kuiti 3941