Kawatiri Kids West Coast

Early childhood registered teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

English, Belonging / Mana Whenua

Listed 12:44 PM 11 November 2021
Closes 11 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARBk

$2000 (gross) sign on bonus. 

Kawatiri Kids, Westport have an exciting opportunity for a qualified and registered ECE or primary teacher to work with our O2’s in our centrally located preschool !   

About us:

Our centre caters for tamariki aged 0–6 years and we are open 7.30am–5pm, Monday – Friday. Located in the heart of the beautiful coastal town of Westport, right next to the playground, we are easy to find and within a short walk into the town centre or the beautiful coastline.

About you:

We are excited to hear from candidates who have strong communication skills, energy and enthusiasm with the ability to a create warm and welcoming environment for our children. You will need to be competent with planning, and curriculum and have a positive team player attitude!

Hours of work:

This is a permanent role however if you need some flexibility, we are happy to chat to see what would best work for you!  It could be that you want to work a 4-day week or maybe you want to work a 40-hour week and have the school holidays off – lets chat!

Why work for us?

We offer an exceptionally competitive salary package with a $2000 (gross) Sign on Bonus! as well as:

  • A bespoke relocation package for the right person!
  • Subsidised childcare
  • First aid certification and annual flu vaccines,
  • Full reimbursement for teacher registration costs
  • Staff uniform
  • A comprehensive induction, mentoring and appraisal process and ongoing opportunities for career growth and personal and professional development!
  • A wonderfully supportive and close-knit team to work alongside

If this sounds like the role for you apply today!

Please note: All applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.  

How to apply

Please send your cover letter, CV and direct enquiries to:

Tina Holland
(03) 789 6369

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARBk

Listed 12:44 PM 11 November 2021
Closes 11 December 2021

Kawatiri Kids NZ

ECE centre details

Kawatiri Kids

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 72

Service ID: 46060
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Physical address:
149 Derby Street, Westport

Postal Address:
PO Box 628, Whangaparaoa 0943