The Learning Barn Canterbury


Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kaiako

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 1:30 PM 19 October 2021
Closes 3pm 18 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQYX

We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic and passionate kaiako to join our team in 2022.

We believe in providing a back to basics environment for our tamariki. We encourage tamariki to interact daily with our animals and plants to understand their importance. Our centre has a rural feel which is centred around the natural environment.

The ideal applicant must have the following:

  • Must be passionate, caring, and committed to education
  • Strong communication skills and able to developing relationships with children, families and staff
  • Able to work in a team environment and be flexible within our daily routines
  • Either training towards their ECE teacher qualification or hold an ECE teacher qualification
  • Able to work Monday to Friday
  • knowledge of Te Whāriki, planning and evaluation
  • willingness to get their hands dirty, feed/care for animals and is enthusiastic about the outdoors,

We are a new centre locally owned on the outskirts of Timaru. We have low teacher to children ratios. We offer kaiako opportunities for professional development. We are a fun and outgoing teaching team with a strong team culture. We provide you the opportunity to connect or reconnect with Papatuuaanuk.

We welcome all inquires and can arrange visits.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Sophie Rooney
93B Poplar St, Timaru
(03) 686 0207

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQYX

Listed 1:30 PM 19 October 2021
Closes 3pm 18 November 2021

The Learning Barn NZ

ECE centre details

The Learning Barn

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 60

Service ID: 47769
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Physical address:
93b Poplar Street, Gleniti, Timaru

Postal Address:
93b Poplar Street, Gleniti, Timaru