Skiwiland Coronet Peak Otago

Kaiako ECE educator

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:42 AM 07 December 2021
Closes 3pm 05 March 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HARsL

You will build trusting relationships with tamariki (the children) that empower them to take on the challenge of our environment. "Video link"

Parents' expectations will guide you as you support each child to get to know the centre, our mountain and those around them. Allowing children to develop an identity as a ‘lifelong lover of Snowsports’. 

Reporting to the team leader, you will be responsible for educating, caring for children in accordance with the Te Whāriki framework and the criteria set by MoE. The facilities include indoor/outdoor educational activity areas.

About the role:

  • Educating children by exploring our outdoor environment, reading, and playing games
  • Providing a variety of experiences and activities and discussing the children's day with parents
  • Implementation and understanding of ECE curriculum Te Whāriki
  • Commitment to a bicultural learning environment
  • Review of operational policies monthly.

About You

  • Inspire children in the joy and in the love of being on the mountain and skiing
  • Dedicated, flexible, willing to take ownership of our youngest and most important guests' experience
  • Proactive and comfortable stepping in and helping other departments when required
  • Enjoy working in a dynamic, fun, and vibrant team environment
  • Understand that employment is subject to the vagaries of the weather and business levels
  • Understand and support the application of Te Whāriki
  • Fully vaccinated as per the Ministry of Health requirements and be able to provide evidence of a fully vaccinated status prior to employment.

Skills and qualifications:

  • Applicants must be New Zealand registered ECE educators (provisional teacher registration is minimum)
  • Applicants must have a current first aid certificate
  • Understanding NZSIA technique and methodology is an advantage
  • Foreign languages such as French are an advantage
  • Skiing experience is an advantage.

Information for overseas trained teachers considering coming to New Zealand to work is available on the TeachNZ website

Three peak season-pass, discounts, free ski/snowboard lessons, free transport.

How to apply

Apply via the vacancy link. Direct enquiries to:

Michel Marchand
(027) 274 4360

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARsL

Listed 10:42 AM 07 December 2021
Closes 3pm 05 March 2022

Skiwiland Coronet Peak NZ

ECE centre details

Skiwiland Coronet Peak

Type: Casual-Education and Care
Maximum licenced places: 33

Service ID: 90037
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Physical address:
Coronet Peak Ski Area P O Box 359, Fernhill-Queenstown, Queenstown

Postal Address:
P O Box 14, Methven 7745