Play and Learn - Karaka West Auckland

Nature Kindy kaiako – various positions

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:24 AM 08 November 2021
Closes 4pm 03 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR33

We are now taking applications for kaiako, qualified or in-training for our Nature Kindergarten programmes. In these programmes we spend the day in the outdoors, immersed in nature. We have one full-time, and several part-time positions available across  North, Central and South Auckland. 

Play and Learn have been operating outdoor/nature  ECE programmes for over 25 years and have  numerous systems, policies, procedures and training in  committed, trained, experienced teams . Our management team is very supportive and encourages all kaiako to grow, personally and professionally.

This maybe a position you are looking for if  appreciate working collaboratively with tamariki and enjoy:

  • a love of nature and everything outdoors
  • a love being outdoors experiencing all types of weathers and seasons
  • a love of play and exploration
  • meaningful conversation and interaction with small groups of tamariki
  • being energetic and physically active
  • being proactive and taking initiative 
  • working as part of a small, collaborative  and close-knit team.

If you are interested in spending  your days outdoors meaningfully, exploring alongside curious minds please explore our website  and contact Iuliana 


How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Professional services manager
(027) 230 0424

Vacancy reference #:1HAR33

Listed 9:24 AM 08 November 2021
Closes 4pm 03 December 2021

Play and Learn - Karaka West NZ

ECE centre details

Play and Learn - Karaka West

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 54

Service ID: 47776
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Physical address:
59 McKenzie Road Kingseat, Waiau Pa

Postal Address:
P O Box 203002, Waiau Pa, South Auckland 2345