K1 Teacher – Northland Kindergarten Association
Northland Kindergarten Association (NKA) is seeking an experienced and motivated teacher to be part of a talented and dedicated team at this kindergarten in Whangarei, to commence as soon as possible.
Our kindergarten is a leader in sustainable education in Northland. As the first Green Gold Enviroschools Kindergarten north of Auckland, their commitment to sustainable partnerships with community is widely recognised. We have an established Ngāhere programme.
NKA is seeking applications from qualified teachers who have the following attributes:
- Able to establish and maintain authentic and respectful relationships with children, whānau and colleagues
- Self-motivated, show initiative and will work collaboratively within the team
- Good communicator with all members of the kindergarten community
- Be able to write meaningful documentation
- Have knowledge and understanding of nature-based education and Enviroschools initiative
- Have a positive focus, a sense of fun and adventure as well as being passionate and enthusiastic
- The successful applicant will also be able to support the teaching team in their journey of weaving Te Ao Māori contexts in the kindergarten setting.
We have a team of 3 teachers and a part-time administrator. The kindergarten operates five 6-hour sessions Monday to Friday catering for 30 children between two and six years of age.
We are a part of a network of 25 kindergartens within the NKA. The kindergarten is supported by a professional practice and management team. The kindergarten will be moving to an All Year 48-week model in January 2022.
Applicants must hold a recognised New Zealand ECE qualification and first aid certificate.
Closing date for applications and referees’ reports are the same as listed below.
NKA adheres to the employment conditions as offered in the Kindergarten Teacher, Head Teachers and Senior Teachers Collective Agreement 2019–2022.
How to apply
Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:
Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141
(09) 435 9099 extn 8
Comrie Park Kindergarten
ECE centre details
109 Matarau Road, Whangarei
P O Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141