Hatch Early Learning Centre is a family owned, boutique centre located in Prebbleton, Christchurch. This role would suit a passionate, qualified kaiako/teacher who will work within our preschool room (3½–5 years). We are looking for a kaiako who will work in our team in a collaborative manner and will empower our tamariki to flourish.
You will take pride in contributing to the professional reputation of the centre and help create a warm, welcoming environment for children and whānau. This role will work closely with our preschool head teacher and educational manager, and you will support them in building a positive team culture. Day-to-day you will be responsible for ensuring the centre’s philosophy and values are reflected in practice.
Forming an integral part of the team, we are looking for kaiako who is genuine and empathic and will help create an amazing centre but also knows how to have fun. You will have strong communication skills and be able to engage and build rapport with a diverse range of people. You will be organised, with a sound knowledge of curriculum, planning, learning and assessment competencies.
We are looking for a kaiako who can:
Design and implement a responsive and rich curriculum for all children.
Experience with building social and emotional competency in children.
Provide and support tamariki to ensure a positive transition to school process.
You must be a fully registered ECE teacher and hold a first aid certificate. More than anything you will be must be passionate about nurturing and willing to become invested in the development of our tamariki in a happy, healthy environment.
If you believe you have the skills listed above and would love to embark on an amazing opportunity, in a family-owned centre then we would love to hear from you!