Farmhouse Preschool and Nursery Manawatu/Whanganui

Certified 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 2:28 PM 05 November 2021
Closes 28 January 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR35

We are seeking an inspirational and passionate kaiako to embark on a wonderful new journey with us to contribute high quality education and care for our tamariki at Farmhouse Preschool and Nursery, Levin.

We are a beautiful purpose-built farm based ECE centre catering for tamariki 0–5 years, featuring 4 age specific classrooms, quality educational resources and fantastic playgrounds! We have a variety of animals and alongside these regular animals interactions, we offer horse riding and train rides!

As our successful kaiako, you will have;

  • Professional knowledge as a registered kaiako in the ECE setting
  • A desire to provide learning opportunities that extend beyond the centre, out into the wider community
  • An ability to work collaboratively with a large team
  • Have a knowledge of and commitment to learn about Te Tiriti o Waitangi and bicultural practice
  • Have outstanding communication skills
  • Passionate about teaching and developing a high quality programme
  • Be committed to building strong relationships with whānau and tamariki
  • Supporting a curriculum that ensures regular interactions with our animals
  • Flair and creativity to create fun and stimulating environments
  • A positive outlook and proactive approach
  • Be committed to ongoing personal and professional development
  • High reserves of enthusiasm and energy.

We offer paid hours of attendance for PLD and course costs, competitive pay rates and free childcare if applicable.

We offer a supportive mentor and guidance programme as well as a supportive professional growth cycle for fully certified kaiako. 

If you are an innovative kaiako who is looking for a fresh challenge and an opportunity for professional growth, come and join our team!

This is a full-time position. We close over the Christmas holidays for 2 weeks. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Shelley Shelford, Centre Manager
(021) 990 381

Vacancy reference #:1HAR35

Listed 2:28 PM 05 November 2021
Closes 28 January 2022

Farmhouse Preschool and Nursery NZ

ECE centre details

Farmhouse Preschool and Nursery

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 90

Service ID: 47869
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Physical address:
191 Roslyn Road, Levin

Postal Address:
P O Box 539, Paraparaumu 5254