Bear Park Early Childhood Centre Auckland

Early childhood educator–Epsom

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:24 AM 25 June 2021
Closes 08 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAMUk

We are looking for a qualified teacher to join our close-knit teaching team, working within a calm, welcoming and respectful environment. This position is specifically working with a small group of 3-4 year old children, with a maximum group size of 14 children and 2 teachers.

  • Develop a culture that is focused on learning, and is characterised by respect, inclusion, empathy, collaboration and safety, applying the Bear Park Philosophy and use of the Reggio Emilia’s approach
  • Creating a welcoming, caring and creative learning environment that treats everyone with respect and dignity
  • Design learning based on curriculum and pedagogical knowledge, assessment information and an understanding of each learner’s strength and needs
  • Offer experiences that support the children’s cognitive, social, emotional and physical development
  • Ensure learners receive ongoing feedback and assessment information and support them to use this information to guide further learning.

We base our philosophy upon te Tiriti o Waitangi; the New Zealand Early Childhood Curriculum, Te Whäriki; as well as the influence of Reggio Emilia.

Bear Park Epsom, affectionately known by teachers and families as ‘Patey Street’, is housed in a grand homestead standing proud on a lovely hill, surrounded by more than 2000 square metres of land.


• 3 hours paid weekly team planning time
• Regular paid professional development
• A day off for your birthday!
• Extra sick leave
• Full coverage of registration fees
• Staff wellness programme
• Staff rewards and discounts

Applicants for this position must have the right to live and work in NZ.

How to apply

Please send your CV by email. A copy of the job description is available upon request.

Juliet Smith
(09) 520 6661

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAMUk

Listed 10:24 AM 25 June 2021
Closes 08 August 2021

Bear Park Early Childhood Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Bear Park Early Childhood Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 20562
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Physical address:
7 Patey Street, Remuera, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 99696, Newmarket, Auckland 1149