Playcentre Aotearoa New Zealand (nationwide)

Education lead

General, Adult Education

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 8:43 AM 21 July 2021
Closes 9am 02 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANTx

Playcentre Aotearoa are seeking an education lead to oversee and lead the Playcentre Education team and programme. Playcentre Education currently offers the Level 4 NZ Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care to parents and caregivers of tamariki enrolled in Playcentre sessions. This role involves ensuring the academic integrity of the qualification as well creating and maintaining systems to ensure a high quality programme and ākonga (student) experience. 

Place of work

Based at the National Service Centre (Mana), a Regional Office or from home with occasional travel to the NSC or Regional Office as required. 

Term and hours

Permanent position. Approximately 32 hours per week, hours negotiable. 

Skills and experience

The successful candidate will have an excellent knowledge of pedagogy in early learning within a NZ context, as well as significant adult teaching experience within the ECE sector. A qualification in adult education as well experience in facilitation, assessment, programme review and/or moderation is essential, as is a Level 5+ ECE qualification (Level 7+ preferred.) Fluency in or willingness to work towards fluency in te reo Māori is a must. 

We are looking for:

  • Confidence in IT systems and Microsoft Suite
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Team players who work well collaboratively
  • Current ECE or Playcentre experience or knowledge. 

Enquiries, or to apply

For more information, or to apply please email Human Resources with 'Ed Lead' in the subject line.

How to apply

Please send your CV, cover letter and direct enquiries to:

Kara Daly
vacancies@playcentre.org.nz
(021) 212 5934

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HANTx

Listed 8:43 AM 21 July 2021
Closes 9am 02 August 2021

Playcentre Aotearoa NZ

Organisation details

Playcentre Aotearoa

Location: New Zealand (nationwide)