New Shoots Children's Centre - Tauranga Bay of Plenty

Qualified infant kaiako

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 12:11 PM 07 October 2021
Closes 29 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQMp

New Shoots Tauranga is a special centre in the heart of Tauranga catering to a wide range of families including our amazing healthcare workers at the hospital. 

We are looking for a full time, qualified infants’ teacher to join our team and form strong, kind, and meaningful relationships with our tamariki. We would also consider someone almost qualified with solid experience working with infants.  

New Shoots Tauranga have a team of authentic, genuine and committed teachers that truly make every single child and their family feel special and an extension of the New Shoots whānau.  Children are respected and their individual and unique personalities are nurtured. We are influenced but the RIE, Pikler and Gardner philosophies so if you have experience in these or it simply aligns with your own philosophy, you will be a great fit in our centre. 

We are looking for a qualified teacher who are:

  • Confident in their teaching practices
  • An excellent team player and communicator
  • Experience with infants and have pride in their respectful practice
  • Fully qualified with either their provisional or full registration - * we will also consider teachers that are experienced and almost qualified *
  • Amazing in building genuine and strong relationships with children and families.

Walking into our spacious building is like entering an oasis – delicious smells waft in from the kitchen and calming classrooms are filled with sustainable resources to create a homely feel that puts children at ease.

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How to apply

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

Pip Phillips
(021) 281 2022

Vacancy reference #:1HAQMp

Listed 12:11 PM 07 October 2021
Closes 29 October 2021

New Shoots Children's Centre - Tauranga NZ

ECE centre details

New Shoots Children's Centre - Tauranga

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 124

Service ID: 46364
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Physical address:
1/850 Cameron Road, Tauranga South, Tauranga

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