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
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!