Central Kids Kindergartens - Paraōnui Waikato

Kindergarten kaiako | teacher - Tokoroa

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

Listed 12:23 PM 08 October 2021
Closes 9am 22 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQPE

We have an exciting opportunity for a leader to join our team in Tokoroa

About us:

The diverse cultures and backgrounds of our tamariki and whānau are valued by encouraging the sharing of their knowledge and skills. Building positive, reciprocal relationships with whānau is important to the team at Paraōnui as it strengthens our work with tamariki.

Our environment fosters tamariki social and emotional competence and promotes their love for learning.

We are committed to providing a safe, happy environment where children have the opportunity to play, learn, explore and have fun.

Central Kids provide:

  • A commitment to putting children at the heart to all that we do – Ko ngā tamariki te pūtake
  • A commitment to ensuring te reo Rangatira not only survives but thrives in our organisation
  • A commitment to upholding our obligations as partners of Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • A commitment to Rautaki Ahurea – our cultural strategy
  • Access to high-quality professional development opportunities
  • Ongoing professional support to maintain quality teaching practice
  • Generous leave plan and non-contact/professional time per the Kindergarten Teachers', Head Teachers’ and Senior Teachers’ Collective Agreement.  

About you:

  • A motivated, enthusiastic leader, who is able to put current theory into practice
  • Demonstrated knowledge of ECE business operational requirements eg: staffing, funding and licensing criteria
  • Able to demonstrate a working knowledge of Te Whāriki
  • Committed to te reo Māori me ona tikanga, te tiriti o Waitangi and te o Māori
  • Able to work within a team who have a strong commitment to supporting the social and emotional growth of tamariki
  • Committed to creating/maintaining strong, possible relationships within the wider community and outside agencies
  • Able to demonstrate a growth mindset, be open and willing to change that enables us to continue providing high-quality early education to all tamariki who attend our services
  • ECE qualified, hold current certification, a current first aid certificate and be entitled to work in NZ.

How to apply

For an application pack please contact:

Ashley Thompson
hrsupport@centralkids.org.nz
(07) 985 3124

Vacancy reference #:1HAQPE

Listed 12:23 PM 08 October 2021
Closes 9am 22 October 2021

ECE centre details

Central Kids Kindergartens - Paraōnui

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5194
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Physical address:
13 Totara Street, Tokoroa

Postal Address:
P O Box 341, Putaruru 3443