Waipawa Kindergarten Hawke's Bay


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 3:17 PM 24 September 2021
Closes 6.00pm 24 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPwY

Waipawa Kindergarten is part of the Heretaunga Kindergarten Association. Our Association is committed to:

  • Providing education and support programmes which respect the dignity, rights, abilities, individuality, cultural values and learning styles of children and parents
  • Providing advice, support and professional development which will enhance the performance of teachers and management
  • Honouring the principles and practices inherent in Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

About Waipawa Kindergarten

  • We are a rural kindergarten in Waipawa, Central Hawkes Bay with a licence of 40 children
  • Our philosophy is one of respect and authenticity that focuses on relationships with all akonga, whānau, community and their cultures, in a nurturing, sustainable and peaceful environment
  • The Waipawa teaching team are innovative, forward thinking and relationship based kaiako who are focused on positive individual outcomes for all akonga
  • Our curriculum is developed in consultation with whānau and reflects Te Tiriti o Waitangi and the kindergartens local history.

To be considered you need to:

  • Have a philosophy that fits with our team and kindergarten
  • Have a current practicing certificate (full or provisional)
  • Have a Dip Tch in early childhood education (minimum)
  • Have a current first aid certificate
  • Be current with regard to early childhood education theory and practice
  • Be confident in using technology and be able to competently use Microsoft Suite and Story Park
  • Have a proven working knowledge of government legislation and regulations.

For more information about the Heretaunga Kindergarten Association and the role visit our website where you can download a job description and application form.

If this sounds like you, apply now!  

How to apply

Please send your application, and direct enquiries to:

Lorrayne Tuhou
(06) 876 0135 ext 5

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAPwY

Listed 3:17 PM 24 September 2021
Closes 6.00pm 24 October 2021

Waipawa Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Waipawa Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5302
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Physical address:
39 Kenilworth Street, Waipawa

Postal Address:
810 Heretaunga Street East, Parkvale, Hastings 4122