Barnardos Early Learning Centre Hastings Hawke's Bay

Qualified U2 ECE teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

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

Listed 10:32 AM 24 January 2022
Closes 5pm 21 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASW7

About the role

Due to roll growth at our Hastings ELC, we are looking for a fantastic teacher to join our team.

This role suits a qualified teacher, working in our beautiful U2 space, who has a passion and experience working with our youngest of tamariki.

Key responsibilities

  • Help deliver a curriculum aligned to Te Whāriki
  • Support planning, implementation and evaluation of a learning programme responsive to the strengths and interests of children
  • Promote learning opportunities which are inclusive, equitable and culturally responsive
  • Document children’s learning, take responsibility for children’s profile books and e-portfolio, as agreed with the centre manager. 

Skills and experience

  • Experience working with children, preferably in an early childhood education team setting
  • Ability to use initiative, commitment to quality practice standards and the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Excellent communication skills, a "can-do" attitude
  • Enthusiasm and a strong desire to make a difference to children in their early years, while building strong links with their whānau and families. 


  • Here at Barnardos Early Learning we value our kaiako. We are committed to pay parity and have embedded the first five pay steps of the kindergarten teachers’ pay scale for all Barnardos early learning kaiako
  • Family friendly organisation with flexible working
  • Reduced cost childcare and other benefits
  • Wellness programme, including flu vaccinations and discounts with health providers. 

About Barnardos

For over 60 years Barnardos has been shaping brighter futures together with children and families in Aotearoa. Our mahi across social services, early learning and advocacy for children’s rights and wellbeing means we're there for the whole childhood journey, and beyond, making a positive, long-lasting difference to children's lives every day.

As this role is covered under the Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, it is a condition of employment that staff are vaccinated by 1 January 2022.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Hayley Vinten, Service Delivery Manager
(027) 239 9679

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HASW7

Listed 10:32 AM 24 January 2022
Closes 5pm 21 February 2022

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Hastings NZ

ECE centre details

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Hastings

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 45

Service ID: 55093
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Physical address:
1201 A Cunningham Crescent, Mayfair, Hastings

Postal Address:
P O Box 6434, Marion Square, Wellington 6141