Our Kids Early Learning Centre Auckland

ECE teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 1:23 PM 30 July 2021
Closes 5pm 31 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANnT

Our Kids Glendene centre is a small mixed-aged centre licensed for 32 children. 

Our Kids combines intimate community relationships, New Zealand’s Te Whāriki curriculum, the principles of Pikler and RIE philosophies, a growing commitment to authentic integration of te Ao Māori, and children’s play urges, to form a progressive solution to learning.

Our Kids Glendene is a small homely mixed-age childcare centre located in a residential area close to Glendene Primary School. We have close connections with our local primary school and within our community which we consider an integral part of our curriculum. Our environment is tailored to meet the needs of different ages and spaces are intentionally created to provide lots of learning opportunities for tamariki to explore and support deeper learning. Our inside area is homely, cosy and calm, supporting tamariki’s belonging, wellbeing and learning development.

We are seeking a full-time, qualified ECE teacher. Read our description of an Our Kids kaiako below, and if this sounds like you, get in touch!

An Our Kid's kaiako will...

  • Have a growth mindset and consider themselves an ākonga as well as a kaiako
  • Be committed to partnership with tangata whenua
  • Centre the wellbeing of tamariki, whānau, community and kaiako
  • Understand how tamariki learn through a foundation of pedagogical knowledge
  • Be passionate about supporting deeper learning for tamariki
  • Engage in whakawhanaungatanga/ professional relationships through reflection, voicing their views, and respecting the views of others.

Āhua rangatira–bonus features

Love to sing, dance or play an instrument? Waiata and kanikani are great avenues for learning. Active on social media? We maintain strong relationships with our whānau through our Facebook pages. Bilingual or multilingual? We celebrate and love learning about the languages and cultures present in our community. Competitive salary package and PD support provided.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Anita Kumar
15 Matau Rise Te Atatu Peninsula
(021) 181 1030

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HANnT

Listed 1:23 PM 30 July 2021
Closes 5pm 31 August 2021

ECE centre details

Our Kids Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 32

Service ID: 20055
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Physical address:
3 Beazley Place, Glendene, Auckland

Postal Address:
15 Matau Rise, Te Atatu Peninsula, Auckland 0610