Mayfair Kindergarten Hawke's Bay


Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 2:04 PM 08 November 2021
Closes 6pm 28 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR5B

We have a great opportunity for a passionate teacher to join Mayfair Kindergarten’s team. 

Mayfair Kindergarten is part of the Heretaunga Kindergarten Association.  Our Association is committed to:

  • Providing education and support programmes which respect the dignity, rights, abilities, individuality, cultural values and learning styles of tamariki and whānau.
  • Providing advice, support and professional development to support ongoing growth of teaching practice.
  • Honouring the principles and practices inherent in Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
  • Ensuring equitable practices.
  • Core values of respect, manaakitanga, whanaungatanga and kotahitanga.

Mayfair Kindergarten and the teaching team:

  • provide an environment which reflects and focuses on education for sustainability, including Māori perspectives, as part of the Enviroschools kaupapa;
  • honour bicultural partnerships;
  • commitment to nurturing the aspirations of whānau;
  • supports a holistic model of well-being.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a philosophy that fits with our team and Kindergarten, nurturing Maia, manaakitanga, mana and mātauranga of tamariki, whānau and community.
  • Have current knowledge of Early Childhood Education theory and practice.
  • Have a working knowledge of Te Whāriki.
  • Build strong relationships, and work in collaboration with whānau and kaiako.
  • Be committed to building positive relationships with whānau, hapu and iwi.
  • Be confident in using technology.

A strong knowledge of mātauranga Māori, maramataka and confidence in speaking te reo Māori would be advantageous.  This position could be suitable for a beginning or early career teacher.

All applicants must hold a current practising certificate (full or provisional), a recognised ECE qualification and current first aid certificate.

For more information about the Heretaunga Kindergarten Association and the role, visit our website at:  You can download a job description from here.

If this sounds like you, apply now!

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Lorrayne Tuhou
810 Heretaunga Street East, Parkvale
(027) 305 8308

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAR5B

Listed 2:04 PM 08 November 2021
Closes 6pm 28 November 2021

Mayfair Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Mayfair Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5296
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Physical address:
1210 Cunningham Crescent, Mayfair, Hastings

Postal Address:
810 Heretaunga Street East, Parkvale, Hastings 4122