Tī Kōuka Free Kindergarten Canterbury

Kindergarten teacher – South Canterbury Kindergartens

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:39 AM 21 July 2021
Closes 5pm 03 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANUF

Our association has been providing early childhood education in South Canterbury for over 75 years and is the largest ECE provider in the region. Our 12 kindergartens are spread throughout the district from Timaru to Twizel. With an experienced senior teacher team, South Canterbury Kindergartens is part of a combined initiative that provides professional support to the Waimate, Geraldine, Oamaru and Ashburton Kindergarten Associations.

Our association prides itself on a harmonious, unified, professional culture where all employees are valued. There is a developing focus on sustainable practices, wellbeing and creating effective systems. All 13 kindergartens are members of Enviroschools.

Our association offers strong support to all staff and has a comprehensive Professional Development programme that we believe is indicative of our progressive approach.

We are very focused on employing passionate, energetic and committed professionals to join our team.

Ti Kouka Kindergarten

The kindergarten environment has been well planned and developed over many years, it enjoys excellent support from the parent community and has a significant waiting list. This kindergarten is an all-day kindergarten operating from 7.45am to 5.15pm for 49 weeks per year with 44 child places (10 children in the U2s group and up to 34 children in the 2 years and over group).

The kindergarten team is passionate about maintaining a warm, respectful, nurturing environment for tamariki.

We welcome inquires and can arrange visits to the kindergarten.

Applicants must

  • Be a fully qualified and registered teacher
  • Have a current first aid certificate.

How to apply

Please email your application and direct all enquiries to:

Dave Hawkey, General Manager
Box 61, Timaru 7940
(03) 688 3098

Download our application form
Ti Kouka Kindergarten teacher application form 2

Position description
Teacher Job Description v52

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HANUF

Listed 9:39 AM 21 July 2021
Closes 5pm 03 August 2021

ECE centre details

Tī Kōuka Free Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 44

Service ID: 46304
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Physical address:
91B North Street, Timaru

Postal Address:
P O Box 61, Timaru 7940