Halswell Quarry Preschool Canterbury

Nursery and toddler kaiako

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kaiako

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

Listed 10:10 AM 17 November 2021
Closes 5pm 30 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARKH

Halswell Quarry Preschool is an early learning centre like no other. We are proudly owner/operators, striving to provide the very best environment for all young children to flourish. The successful applicant will enjoy supportive management as well as a purpose-built centre.

Every element has been carefully thought out to enhance the children's learning experience, as well as an environment that is pleasure to be in, and work in! A love for nature and a love for children is paramount. From our unique central rainforest, an oasis for rest and discovery, to our spacious learning rooms that flow seamlessly into natural outdoor play spaces. Provocations, the interests of the child, the environment as the 3rd teacher, sustainability, loose parts all play very valued parts that make up our vision and commitment for all young children. 

Our philosophy is un-pinned by the Reggio Emilia approach, providing a peaceful, calm, respectful environment, where children and teachers are nurtured and given the time to discover, wonder, investigate and challenge themselves. We only want the best kaiako for our tamariki, we strive to provide excellence in care and education that foster respectful and meaningful relationships. 

Interested kaiako:

  • Have a NZ ECE or primary teaching qualification and be registered with the NZ Teacher’s Council
  • Have proven experience in the age group that you believe best fits you as a teacher through your teaching experience/career
  • A growth mindset striving for ongoing improvement and positive outcomes for tamariki
  • The ability to build and maintain responsive relationships with children and their whānau
  • Want to be part of a team that see communication and supporting each other as the keys to successful teaching and learning environments
  • Being flexible, motivated, enthusiastic, passionate. 

We look forward to hearing from you soon!

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Kathryn Palliser, Owner/Operator
2 Irvines Track, Halswell, Christchurch 8025
(027) 240 1414

Vacancy reference #:1HARKH

Listed 10:10 AM 17 November 2021
Closes 5pm 30 November 2021

Halswell Quarry Preschool NZ

ECE centre details

Halswell Quarry Preschool

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 110

Service ID: 47894
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Physical address:
25 Kennedys Bush Road, Halswell, Christchurch

Postal Address:
25 Kennedys Bush Road, Halswell, Christchurch 8025