Miramar Playcentre Wellington

Session facilitator

Early learning / kōhanga reo, In-training teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 12:41 PM 13 January 2022
Closes 28 January 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASMp

Miramar Playcentre are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Session Facilitator to join our well-resourced Playcentre Community for two sessions per week. You will work alongside our members and tamariki to guide session activities, facilitate learning using child led play and positive guidance, support the writing of learning stories, and positively support the Playcentre education programme.  

Purpose of the position: To assist parents/ caregivers and whanau on session to ensure sessions run smoothly, parents are supported in their role as kaiako and children’s needs are catered for, while role modelling Playcentre philosophy and current practices. 

Start Date: 8 February 2022  

Position location: Miramar Playcentre is located at 23 Crawford Green, Miramar, Wellington 

Days & Hours:  Tuesday & Wednesday morning sessions, 7 hours per week, during term time.  

The Ideal Candidate will:   

  • Hold a Playcentre Course 3 qualification, or higher Early Childhood qualification;  
  • Hold a current First Aid Certificate; or be prepared to achieve this.  

Desirable skills and experience will include:   

  • A passion for Playcentre and our philosophy;  
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with experience at Centre level with tamariki and adults;   
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of Te Whāriki and commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi;  
  • Ability to support and empower parents, whānau and caregivers in their role as kaiako
  • Passion for supporting Te Reo Māori and tikanga and engaging all whānau to feel a sense of belonging on our sessions.  

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.  

How to apply

For further information, a position description or to apply for this role with your CV and cover letter, please contact mailto: vacancies@playcentre.org.nz using "LNI SF - Miramar" in the subject line. 

(027) 880 5237

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PD Session Facilitator Nov 21

Vacancy reference #:1HASMp

Listed 12:41 PM 13 January 2022
Closes 28 January 2022

Miramar Playcentre NZ

ECE centre details

Miramar Playcentre

Type: Playcentre
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 60040
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Physical address:
23 Crawford Green, Miramar, Wellington

Postal Address:
P O Box 57217, Porirua 5026