K1 teacher – Northland Kindergarten Association
NKA is seeking an inspiring and innovative teacher to join the team at this kindergarten, Whangarei. This job share position is for 12 hours per week plus an additional 4 hours release time for the head teacher. Days of work are Wednesday to Friday; hours are varied each day.
The programme offered at our kindergarten is child initiated and focuses on the children’s strengths and interests within a safe, fun, and nurturing environment. The team have a passion for physical literacy and active movement and run a physical literacy programme throughout their sessions to assist the children to consolidate foundation skills. This kindergarten is part of the Enviroschool network and encourages the children to have a respect for their learning environment.
The kindergarten has a team of 5 teachers and part time administrator/lunch cover. The kindergarten operates five 6-hour sessions Monday to Friday, catering for 40/30 roll between two and six years of age. We operate an All-Year Model, 48 weeks per year.
The kindergarten is part of a network of 25 kindergartens within the NKA. The kindergarten is supported by a professional practice and management team. NKA adheres to the employment conditions as offered in the Kindergarten Teacher, Head Teachers and Senior Teachers Collective Agreement 2019-2022.
Applicants must hold a recognised New Zealand ECE qualification (minimum Dip Teaching ECE), current practising certificate, first aid certificate and need to show evidence of being vaccinated for Covid 19.
Closing date for applications and referees’ reports are the same.
How to apply
Download an application pack and a position description from the NKA website www.nka.org.nz or email to request an application pack and position description. Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:
Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141
(09) 435 9099 extn 8
ECE centre details
101 Three Mile Bush Road, Kamo, Whangarei
P O Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141