Puddleducks' Nursery and Preschool Manawatu/Whanganui

Preschool teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 9:51 AM 30 July 2021
Closes 5pm 13 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANjx

Puddleducks' Nursery and Preschools is a locally owned, family operated group of Education and Care Centres.

We have a positions available within our Manchester Street centre due to an internal promotion.

This position would best suit a certified ECE or primary teacher, however we will also consider applications from in-training teachers.

Do you want to be part of a family like team, be supported by a professional team of teaching colleagues? Teams that work together and support each other like a flock of ducks! A team that appreciated individuals strengths, talents and interests, who are connected with the learning environment indoors and out, where inspiration and guidance is taken from Pikler and inspiration for daily practice is taken from Reggio within the context of Te Whāriki? Do you have a deep understanding and proven practice in respectful care and education?


At Puddleducks’ we provide:

  • Centre’s that focus on the children and their high-quality care and education
  • Bespoke nature play programmes
  • Beautiful purpose built environments
  • Opportunity for professional growth
  • Investment in team culture
  • Regular personal and professional investment (PGD programme, individual support from 4 E’s consulting and, Lauren Parsons for Wellbeing, EAP programme, and specific ECE prof dev)
  • Use of latest technology to assist and support workload management
  • Staff meals
  • Long service leave 
  • First aid certificate and teacher registration
  • Relocation assistance (conditions apply)
  • Primary care giving
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Diversity in our teams.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Natalie Davidson
natalie@puddleducks.co.nz
(027) 459 0881

Vacancy reference #:1HANjx

Listed 9:51 AM 30 July 2021
Closes 5pm 13 August 2021

ECE centre details

Puddleducks' Nursery and Preschool

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 78

Service ID: 50131
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Physical address:
154 Manchester Street, Feilding

Postal Address:
P O Box 51, Feilding 4740