ECE teacher - AKA
An exciting opportunity to join a team of kaiako who value whanaungatanga, striving to work in meaningful partnership with the learning community of tamariki, kaiako and whānau.
This full-time, permanent role will start on 19 January 2022.
Our ideal candidate will:
- Be a strong team player, enthusiastic, positive and fun-loving
- Be someone who intrinsically understands our teaching philosophy of play-based learning and is passionate about seeing children as competent and confident
- Have demonstrable skills in relationship building
- Share our commitment to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi, informing and leading bicultural practice
- Be experienced with an emergent curriculum and inquiry-based learning
- Have strong capability in planning, assessment and documentation
- Be able to provide relevant and meaningful documentation to whānau
- Value the use of ICT as a teaching tool, utilising a range of available technological resources to extend children's learning and improve teaching practice
- Have a strong focus on inclusiveness, recognising and valuing the rich diversity of the tamariki, whānau and local community
- Enjoy working directly with our tamariki and love getting your hands dirty
- Be passionate about nature and committed to sustainability, which you naturally weave in to your teaching and learning experiences with children.
We encourage anyone interested to visit our kindergarten (observing current COVID regulations; please call ahead to check). For more information, please visit the AKA website.
For information on terms and conditions of this position, click here: Kindergarten Teachers, Head Teachers and Senior Teachers’ Collective Agreement 2019-2022
Applicants must have the legal right to work in New Zealand to be considered for this position.
It is now a requirement that any person working in AKA Early Childhood Education Services must be fully vaccinated from the COVID-19 virus by 1 January 2022, and confirmation of vaccinations is required.
ECE centre details
19 Kintara Drive, Massey, Auckland
P O Box 6933, Wellesley Street, Auckland 1141