Turua Playcentre Waikato

Session facilitator

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Supervisor

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 2:38 PM 09 November 2021
Closes 5pm 18 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR7i

Te Whānau Tupu Ngātahi o Aotearoa - Playcentre Aotearoa is a well known and loved Early Childhood organisation with over 70 years of supporting parents to take the lead in their children’s learning through play. Playcentre operates 450 Playcentres throughout the country and has just over 1000 staff members who are employed in and over a number of roles. 

Start date:

As soon as possible

Position Location: 12 Raratuna Street, Turua 3574


1 session per week, Thursday, 9am–12pm, during term time. This position is currently for a fixed-term ending 07 July 2022.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Hold a Playcentre Course 3 qualification, or equivalent, or higher Early Childhood qualification;
  • Hold a current First Aid Certificate; or be prepared to achieve this

Desirable skills and experience will include:

  • A passion for Playcentre and our philosophy;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with experience at Centre level with tamariki and adults;
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of Te Whāriki and committment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi;
  • Ability to support and empower parents, whānau and caregivers in their role as kaiako;
  • Passion for supporting Te Reo Māori and tikanga and engaging all whānau to feel a sense of belonging on our sessions.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

How to apply:

For further information, a position description or to apply for this role with your CV and Cover Letter, please contact mailto:vacancies@playcentre.org.nz using "CNI SF - Turua" in the subject line.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Cojana Spear
(027) 808 6677

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAR7i

Listed 2:38 PM 09 November 2021
Closes 5pm 18 November 2021

Turua Playcentre NZ

ECE centre details

Turua Playcentre

Type: Playcentre
Maximum licenced places: 22

Service ID: 32011
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Physical address:
12 Raratuna Street, Turua

Postal Address:
P O Box 57217, Porirua 5026