Waterloo Playcentre Wellington

Session facilitator

Early learning / kōhanga reo, In-training teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 2:04 PM 05 October 2021
Closes 29 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQJS

Te Whanau Tupu Ngatahi o Aotearoa - Playcentre Aotearoa is a well known and loved Early Childhood organisation with over 70 years of supporting parents to take the lead in their children’s learning through play. Playcentre operates 420 Playcentres throughout the country and has just over 700 staff members who are employed in and over a number of roles.

Purpose of this position:
To assist parents/ caregivers and whanau on session to ensure sessions run smoothly, parents are supported in their role as Kaiako and children's needs are catered for, while role modelling Playcentre philosophy and current practices.

Position details:
Location: Waterloo Playcentre, located at 103 Trafalgar Street, Waterloo, Lower Hutt.

Days and hours: Tuesday morning session. 3 hours. During School Term time only.

Start date: Immediate Start

The ideal candidate will:

  • Hold a Playcentre Course 3 qualification, or higher Early Childhood Education qualification
  • Hold a current First Aid Certificate or be prepared to complete this.

Skills and experience required:

  • A passion for working with children aged 0–6 years, and alongside parents and caregivers
  • Knowledge and understanding of the value of Playcentre and its philosophy
  • Knowledge and commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • Knowledge and understanding of how to apply Te Whāriki
  • Great time management and communication skills
  • A willingness to upskill and meet new Playcentre qualification requirements as required. 

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

How to apply

For further information, a position description, or to apply for this role with your CV and cover letter, please contact Human Resources by email. Please use "LNI SF Waterloo" in the subject line.

Louise Turnbull
(027) 808 6512

Vacancy reference #:1HAQJS

Listed 2:04 PM 05 October 2021
Closes 29 October 2021

Waterloo Playcentre NZ

ECE centre details

Waterloo Playcentre

Type: Playcentre
Maximum licenced places: 25

Service ID: 55428
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Physical address:
103 Trafalgar Street, Waterloo, Lower Hutt

Postal Address:
P O Box 57217, Porirua 5026