Landsdowne Terrace Playcentre Canterbury

Session facilitator

Early learning / kōhanga reo, In-training teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 1:06 PM 20 July 2021
Closes 03 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANSW

To assist parents and caregivers on session to ensure sessions run smoothly, ensuring parents are supported in their role as kaiako and children’s needs are catered for, that their play learning and development is enhanced, as well as role modelling playcentre philosophy and current practices. To help centre members understand the key components of excellent practice at playcentre, and how each person can contribute to this. To foster a whānau-led culture and support emergent leadership, by helping centre members gain knowledge and understanding.

Position details:

Days and hours: 3 sessions per week – 12 hours per week: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9am–1pm. During school term time only.

Start date: 16 August

The ideal candidate will:

  • Hold a Level 4 Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care, Playcentre Course 4 qualification, or higher early childhood education qualification
  • Hold a current first aid certificate or be prepared to complete this.

Skills and experience required:

  • A passion for Playcentre and its philosophy
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with all ages
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of Te Whāriki
  • Ability to support and empower parents/whānau and caregivers in their role as kaiako
  • Passion for supporting te reo Māori and tikanga and engaging all whānau to feel a sense of belonging on our sessions. 

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Sara Moore
vacancies@playcentre.org.nz
(021) 030 8058

Vacancy reference #:1HANSW

Listed 1:06 PM 20 July 2021
Closes 03 August 2021

Landsdowne Terrace Playcentre NZ

ECE centre details

Landsdowne Terrace Playcentre

Type: Playcentre
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 70032
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Physical address:
Community Centre Landsdowne Terrace, Cashmere, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 57217, Porirua 5026