Birkenhead Kindergarten Auckland

ECE teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 2:24 PM 04 November 2021
Closes 6pm 02 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQyz

Birkenhead Kindergarten is looking for a permanent, part time (20 hours/5 days per week), fully qualified ECE teacher to help us contribute to the high level of service that we are proud to provide our local community.  If you are a registered and certificated ECE Teacher, this is a fantastic opportunity to be part of the "magic" that is the AKA!

Our ideal candidate will:

  • share our commitment to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi, and is committed to the principles and values of Te Whāriki in enabling a bicultural curriculum
  • be someone who intrinsically understands our teaching philosophy of play-based learning
  • be a team player, be enthusiastic and fun-loving
  • have demonstrable skills in relationship building
  • have strong capability in planning, assessment and documentation
  • value the use of ICT as a teaching tool, utilising a range of available technological resources to extend children's learning and improve teaching practice
  • have a strong focus on inclusiveness, recognising and valuing the rich diversity of the tamariki, whānau and local community
  • enjoy working directly with our tamariki and love getting your hands dirty
  • be passionate about nature and committed to sustainability, which you naturally weave in to your teaching and learning experiences with children

We encourage anyone interested in applying to visit our Kindergarten and to please visit the AKA website.

If this role appeals to you, click "Apply Now".

The terms and conditions of this position are set out in the Kindergarten Teachers, Head Teachers,and Senior Teachers Collective Agreement 2017-2019

You must have the legal right to work in New Zealand to be considered for this position.

Please note, it is now a requirement that any person working in AKA Early Childhood Education Services must be fully vaccinated against COVID in line with any legal requirements.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Careers at AKA
(09) 300 1870

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQyz

Listed 2:24 PM 04 November 2021
Closes 6pm 02 December 2021

Birkenhead Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Birkenhead Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5034
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Physical address:
97 A Mokoia Road, Birkenhead, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 6933, Wellesley Street, Auckland 1141