Ponsy Kids Community Preschool Auckland

Qualified ECE teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 2:00 PM 20 January 2022
Closes 5pm 31 March 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASUh

We are looking for a fully qualified teacher (new grads welcome to apply) for our relaxed, supportive preschool. We are licenced for 41 children, aged 2-5 yrs, and maintain a 90-99% teacher ratio. Being a community-based preschool and part of a charitable trust, all of our funding is used to ensure the welfare of the children and teachers. The preschool has an integrative style with all ages mixed in 2 large open plan spaces, with a large, brand new playground area for outdoor learning.

The values of our centre are:

  • an inclusive curriculum that removes any barriers to participation in learning, providing equal opportunities for all children and a commitment to bicultural teaching practices.
  • Provide our tamariki with a with a quality learning environment that gives them the best possible learning outcomes.
  • Foster a child’s sense of belonging.
  • Provide love, care, guidance and support to our learners from 2 – 5 years of age, affirming them in their identity as their learning journey continues towards to school. 

This role is expected to work closely with the other 5 teachers in our centre, and our head teacher. 

Key external relationships are with parents/caregivers/guardians/whānau/fono. Our ECE teachers ensure a high-quality educational programme is delivered and support the overall strategic plan of the Centre.

We offer pay scales on par with the kindergartens, free parking in Ponsonby, 12 sick days per year, weekly non-contact time, free PD opportunities and much more!

The role is full time (37.5 hrs a week, Monday – Friday) and is a permanent position. You must be legally able to work in NZ.


How to apply

For a full position description and more information about the preschool, please email the Manager. Please send a CV and cover letter to:

Manager of Community Centre - Please do not ring - email only

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HASUh

Listed 2:00 PM 20 January 2022
Closes 5pm 31 March 2022

Ponsy Kids Community Preschool NZ

ECE centre details

Ponsy Kids Community Preschool

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 41

Service ID: 10085
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Physical address:
20 Ponsonby Terrace, Ponsonby, Auckland

Postal Address:
20 Ponsonby Terrace, Ponsonby, Auckland 1011