Central Kids Early Learning Centres - Tokoroa Waikato

ELC kaiako | teacher - Tokoroa

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 12:51 PM 11 January 2022
Closes 9am 21 January 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASHm

We have an exciting opportunity for a kaiako to join our team in Tokoroa. 

This is a full-time, permanent position working 40 hours per week. 

About us: 

At Central Kids Tokoroa, we offer tamariki the opportunity to lead their own learning, through respectful, responsive, and consultative relationships between tamariki, whānau, kaiako and the wider community.

Our environment fosters unhurried learning which nurtures tamariki through inclusion and equality, provoking investigation, discovery, and exploration. Our multi-cultural centre is indeed rich and stimulating, musical and fun for all to enjoy.

Central Kids provide:

  • A commitment to putting children at the heart to all that we do – Ko ngā tamariki te pūtake
  • 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
  • Support with teacher registration and costs.


About you:

  • A motivated, enthusiastic teacher, who is able to put current theory into practice
  • A passion for working within a mixed-age centre, with both U2 and O2 aged tamariki 
  • 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 #:1HASHm

Listed 12:51 PM 11 January 2022
Closes 9am 21 January 2022

Central Kids Early Learning Centres - Tokoroa NZ

ECE centre details

Central Kids Early Learning Centres - Tokoroa

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 34061
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Physical address:
97 Grampian Street, Tokoroa

Postal Address:
P O Box 341, Putaruru, Waikato 3443