New Shoots Children's Centre - Hillcrest Auckland

Experienced unqualified infants kaiako

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Unqualified teacher

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

Listed 9:48 AM 05 October 2021
Closes 22 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQGj

In the heart of Auckland’s North Shore lives New Shoots Hillcrest – a repurposed architecturally designed­ building sustainably transformed into an early childhood centre that blends old and new, brick and steel, curiosity and comfort. We are currently looking for another member of our babies team, to nurture, nourish, and care for our tamariki. 

At New Shoots Hillcrest, everything we do is infused with joy. When we have fun, our children have fun, and a happy brain is a receptive brain. As a babies teacher you have experience in respectful practice and an understanding if RIE philosophy. 

We are looking for either an unqualified teacher with a minimum of 5 years experience working with babies/infants or a teacher-in-training. This role is in our babies room working with ages 0-1. Our ratio for this room is at a maximum of 1:4. 

New Shoots is committed to our amazing kaiako and offer so much guidance and support as well as:

  • Smaller ratios to help with building solid and meaningful relationships with tamariki and whanau
  • 100% support financially through lockdowns
  • A newly launched staff benefits package full of fantastic surprises
  • Endless learning opportunities and PD support
  • A stunning environment and team that will feel like your home away from home.

If you are looking at working in a stunning centre with exceptional support from an amazing centre director and team then this is for you. 

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How to apply

Please send your cover letter, CV, and direct enquiries to:

Pip Phillips
(021) 281 2022

Vacancy reference #:1HAQGj

Listed 9:48 AM 05 October 2021
Closes 22 October 2021

New Shoots Children's Centre - Hillcrest NZ

ECE centre details

New Shoots Children's Centre - Hillcrest

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 80

Service ID: 47953
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Physical address:
7 Argus Place, Hillcrest, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 11567, Palm Beach, Papamoa 3151