Grasshoppers Early Learning Centre Ltd Waikato

Preschool teacher (2 positions)

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 4:07 PM 26 July 2021
Closes 3pm 20 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANab

Grasshoppers Early Learning Centre is privately owned and operated and  located in the heart of Ohaupo.

We are seeking 2 passionate teachers to join our team.

1 ECE qualified and registered teacher for a five day a week, full-time position, and 1 unqualified teacher with experience working in an ECE setting, to join either our preschool or infants’ teams, full-time.

Our teachers enjoy working with quality ratios of 1:3 for U2’s, 1:6 for 2–3-year-olds, and 1:8 for O3.

We have an amazing relationship with the local resthome and make regular visits there.

We have access to a large, natural, grassed space, where we spend time daily, enjoying nature.

We are committed to ensuring our teachers are respected treated well and feel part of our centre family.

You will be paid to attend monthly staff meetings, have your first aid paid for as well as your teacher registration.

If you choose to enrol you own child, you will also enjoy discounted childcare.

A perfect fit for our team will:

  • Be genuine, compassionate, and kind-hearted
  • Have a commitment to high-quality and respectful care and education
  • Be a team player
  • Be willing to write quality learning stories and contribute to planning and other documentation
  • Have great time management
  • Able to see things from multiple perspectives
  • Value te Ao Māori and it’s place in our centre
  • Recognize, validate, and empower the strengths in others
  • Be passionate about continuous personal and professional growth and development
  • Have excellent communication and active listening skills
  • Be committed to sustainable living practices
  • Be available to work rostered shifts between the hours 7.15am and 5.30pm
  • Be passionate about working in early childhood.

If this sounds like you then we want to hear from you!

How to apply

Please send your CV, and cover letter to:

Pauline Breeze
4 Great Burke Street, Ohaupo 3803
pauline@grasshopperselc.co.nz
(07) 823 6755

Vacancy reference #:1HANab

Listed 4:07 PM 26 July 2021
Closes 3pm 20 August 2021

ECE centre details

Grasshoppers Early Learning Centre Ltd

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 65

Service ID: 45343
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Physical address:
4 Great Burke Street, Ohaupo

Postal Address:
22 Longbow Terrace, Flagstaff, Hamilton 3210