Eltham Kindergarten Taranaki


Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 4:56 PM 20 October 2021
Closes 4 pm 22 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQby

Permanent, part-time 0.925 FTE 37 hours per week.

Are you passionate about developing meaningful relationships with tamariki and whānau, by respecting their aspirations for their tamaiti and dedicated to making a difference in our local community? The ability to establish and foster genuine and meaningful relationships with local hapū and iwi and confident in the use of te reo and tikanga Māori is essential.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team to develop and grow the service with new ideas, share your passion, expertise and strengths to enrich learning. Creating an environment where learners can be confident in their identity, language and culture is highly valued.

 About the role                          

  • At Eltham Kindergarten you would be part of a team of 3  teachers, plus support staff, to provide a high quality programme for 30/20 tamariki
  • We are working towards sustainability for education embedding the Enviroschools principles
  • We have strong whanaungatanga relationships with whānau, tamaiti and the wider community set in a small country town 15 minutes from the dairy hub of Hawera.

What we offer you

  • As part of Kindergarten Taranaki, you have the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of the KTCA and to be part of an organisation which offers fantastic professional development opportunities and ongoing support for you and your career
  • You will be part of a professional network of 24 kindergartens and supported by the professional team
  • We encourage all kindergartens to be involved in Enviroschools, Incredible Years, Healthy Heart and deepening our cultural journey to strengthen te ao Māori.

All applicants must hold a NZ recognised ECE qualification and current registration.

How to apply

For further information about our kindergartens and to download an application pack go to our website. Please send your application, and direct enquiries to:

Bernadette Bruce
(027) 639 9830

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQby

Listed 4:56 PM 20 October 2021
Closes 4 pm 22 November 2021

Eltham Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Eltham Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 5231
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Physical address:
14 York Street, Eltham

Postal Address:
P O Box 655, New Plymouth 4340