Central Kids Kindergartens - Charles Waikato

Kindergarten kaiako | teachers - Putaruru (2 positions)

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

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

Listed 12:43 PM 11 January 2022
Closes 9am 21 January 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASHf

We have an exciting opportunity for two kaiako to join our team in Putaruru. 

About us:

Central Kids Charles is where tamariki mokopuna enjoy learning through play within Ranginui and Papatūānuku. Where Kaiako contribute to tamariki education using their strengths. Our indoor and outdoor areas offer wero and ako for ages 2 years to school age.

We uphold the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi through kōrero i te Te Reo Māori, kaupapa Māori and ako about Te Ao Māori. We are working on building our skills and knowledge in this area. Kaiako value home languages, cultures and our community.

Central Kids provide:

  • A commitment to putting children at the heart to all that we do – Ko ngā tamariki te pūtake
  • A commitment to ensuring te reo Rangatira not only survives but thrives in our organisation
  • A commitment to upholding our obligations as partners of Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • A commitment to Rautaki Ahurea – our cultural strategy
  • Access to high-quality professional development opportunities
  • Ongoing professional support to maintain quality teaching practice
  • Generous leave entitlements and ample non-contact/professional time per the Kindergarten Teachers', Head Teachers’ and Senior Teachers’ Collective Agreement.  

About you:

  • A motivated, enthusiastic teacher, who is able to put current theory into practice
  • Able to demonstrate a working knowledge of Te Whāriki
  • Committed to te reo māori me ona tikanga, te tiriti o Waitangi and te ao Māori
  • Able to work within a team who have a strong commitment to supporting the social and emotional growth of tamariki
  • Able to demonstrate a growth mindset, be open and willing to change that enables us to continue providing high-quality early education to all tamariki who attend our services
  • ECE qualified and hold current certification and a current first aid certificate.

The COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021 requires that only a double vaccinated person may work in this role.

How to apply

For an application pack please contact:

Ashley Thompson
(07) 985 3124

Vacancy reference #:1HASHf

Listed 12:43 PM 11 January 2022
Closes 9am 21 January 2022

Central Kids Kindergartens - Charles NZ

ECE centre details

Central Kids Kindergartens - Charles

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 5166
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Physical address:
4 Charles Crescent, Putaruru

Postal Address:
P O Box 341, Putaruru 3443