Songbird Early Childhood Centre Bay of Plenty

Qualified and registered ECE or primary teacher

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 9:27 AM 25 January 2022
Closes 24 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASXR

We are looking for a qualified and registered ECE or Primary teacher to join our team of inspiring teachers in a full-time role 8am – 4.30pm (or a 4-day week to support a happy work/life balance). 

Songbird Early Childhood Centre is in Aongatete, just south of Katikati.  We are a small family owned and operated centre that values the incredible work our teachers do.

Our inviting learning environment is a nurturing home away from home for our children. There is plenty of outdoor space, trees to climb and bush to explore.

We are looking for:

A teacher whose personal teaching values fit with our philosophy.

Aroha – Love “Leading with love, teaching with heart”.

Takaro – Play “We love puddles”

Whanaungatanga - Relationships “Relationships are at the heart of everything we do”.

Please visit our website or our Facebook page to get a batter feel for who we are and what we do.

For a full job description and to apply for this role please email

This role is covered by the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, so applicants must either be vaccinated or have a medical exemption


How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Liz Bowtell
(07) 552 0045

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HASXR

Listed 9:27 AM 25 January 2022
Closes 24 February 2022

Songbird Early Childhood Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Songbird Early Childhood Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 25

Service ID: 40286
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Physical address:
2257 State Highway 2, Aongatete

Postal Address:
2257 State Highway 2 RD 4, Katikati 3181