Little Chiefs Educare Waikato

ECE kaiako

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 3:52 PM 04 November 2021
Closes 5pm 28 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR0C

Located in the heart of Thames township, Little Chiefs Educare is a privately owned and operated childcare centre, catering for 39 children up to 6 years old, with great kaiako:child ratios. We have the opportunity to find another vibrant and enthusiastic team member to work in our loving, supportive and collaborative environment alongside our wonderful team of kaiako, tamariki and whānau. This position will commence in 2022 and is for a qualified kaiako. Hours and days are negotiable. 

We are wanting to find a motivated kaiako who:

  • Has a warm, gentle and nurturing nature
  • Has passion and dedication to the teaching industry and the tamariki we care for
  • Has the willingness to embrace continual growth in the centre and in one’s self
  • Focuses on building genuine, respectful relationships with the kaiako, whānau and tamariki
  • Can intentionally plan for and follow children’s interests, extending their knowledge and skills for future learning
  • Has the ability to implement Te Whāriki, and document children’s learning and development using a dispositional and virtues approach
  • Has initiative and phenomenal work ethics
  • Is a proactive team player
  • Has skills and talents that enhance the team dynamics
  • Is willing to develop their teaching through reflective practice
  • Is fun and knows how to capture the magic of childhood. 

We will support you by offering:

  • Mentoring support
  • Team building
  • Appreciation of your commitment
  • Paid birthday leave
  • Professional development opportunities to support your continual growth in the teaching profession
  • Flexible working hours and days. 

So if you are ready for some work, family life balance in 2022 and you are invested in a peaceful and respectful team approach, with the initiative and dedication to work proactively, we would love to connect with you. 

Please check out our philosophy on our website. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Janie Smith
(027) 293 5879

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAR0C

Listed 3:52 PM 04 November 2021
Closes 5pm 28 November 2021

Little Chiefs Educare NZ

ECE centre details

Little Chiefs Educare

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 34074
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Physical address:
601a Mackay Street Service Lane 7, Thames

Postal Address:
Service Lane 7 601a Mackay Street, Thames 3500