Barnardos Early Learning Centre Palmerston North Manawatu/Whanganui

Early learning teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 9:15 AM 19 July 2021
Closes 5pm 20 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANNe

Our beautiful Palmerston North Centre is looking for a fantastic teacher to join our team. This role is suitable for a qualified teacher.

You'll bring your experience to assess, plan and implement a curriculum for toddlers and young children that reflects current approaches to effective teaching and learning.

Our home away from home environment is purpose-built to stimulate and develop the natural curiosities of our tamariki and led by an outstanding team of teachers.

Key responsibilities:

  • Promote learning opportunities which are inclusive, equitable and culturally responsive
  • Plan, implement and evaluate a learning programme that is responsive to the strengths and interests of children
  • Document children’s learning and take responsibility for children’s profile books and e-portfolio. 

Skills and experience:

  • Early childhood teaching qualification
  • Current Teaching Council Practising Certificate
  • Commitment and initiative to quality practice standards and the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Excellent communication, planning and organisational skills
  • Enthusiasm and a strong desire to work as a team to make a difference to tamariki in their early years while building strong links with their whānau. 


  • Generous weekly professional development time of 4 hours with dedicated pedagogical support
  • Financial support to retain your full certification
  • Choices around NZEI union membership
  • Discounted childcare
  • Being part of a dedicated team of teachers.
  • A wellness programme which includes 'flu vaccinations and discounts with various retail and service organisations. 

About Barnardos:

Through our collective commitment, talents and efforts at Barnardos we work hard to create an Aotearoa New Zealand where every child has the opportunity to, in their own unique way, shine bright.

As New Zealand's leading children's charity Barnardos services and people make a real and positive difference in the lives of thousands of children, young people and their families.

With your help we can do even more.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Hayley Vinten
(027) 239 9679

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HANNe

Listed 9:15 AM 19 July 2021
Closes 5pm 20 August 2021

ECE centre details

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Palmerston North

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 38

Service ID: 40239
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Physical address:
25 Kipling Street, Roslyn, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
P O Box 6434, Marion Square, Wellington 6141