Barnardos Early Learning Centre Cromwell Otago

Teacher – Cromwell

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 11:10 AM 23 November 2021
Closes 10 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARUh

Here is an exciting, rewarding position suited to a proven, experienced kaiako with exceptional interpersonal skills. Your warmth and passion will support children through their learning in a positive and nurturing way.

This role is 24 hours per week, in a unique setting that reflects the natural environment, is open plan design, light and airy with plenty of space for tamariki.   

Key responsibilities:

  • Deliver a curriculum aligned to Te Whāriki
  • Plan, implement and evaluate a learning programme that is responsive to the strengths and interests of children
  • Promote learning opportunities which are inclusive, equitable and culturally responsive
  • Document children’s learning and take responsibility for children’s profile books and e-portfolio as agreed with the centre professional leader. 

Skills and experience

To undertake this role you will have:

  • Early childhood teaching qualification recognised by the Education Council of Aotearoa NZ
  • Current Education Council practising certificate
  • Experience working as a teacher in an early childhood education team setting
  • The ability to use initiative and a commitment to quality practice standards and the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Knowledge and understanding of current early childhood education theory and practice
  • Excellent communication, planning and organisation skills
  • Enthusiasm and a strong desire to make a difference to children in their early years, while building strong links with their whānau and families. 


  • Grow your career with financial support to retain your full certification
  • Discounted childcare for staff members and a wellness programme which includes flu vaccinations and discounts with Southern Cross and Spec Savers
  • Generous professional development time each week with dedicated pedagogical support. 

About Barnardos

For over 60 years Barnardos has been shaping brighter futures together with children and families in Aotearoa.

Every day, we’re making a positive, long-lasting difference to children's lives. 

We review applications as we receive them so you should apply today! 

How to apply

Please apply via our website.

Sue Wilson
(03) 445 4728

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARUh

Listed 11:10 AM 23 November 2021
Closes 10 December 2021

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Cromwell NZ

ECE centre details

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Cromwell

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 44

Service ID: 80051
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Physical address:
25 A Gilling Place, Cromwell

Postal Address:
P O Box 6434, Marion Square, Wellington 6141