Star Early Learning Tasman/Nelson

Infant and toddlers teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Certificated teacher 

Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua
Pay Parity up to step 5

Listed 8:58 AM 27 January 2022
Closes 5pm 18 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASZX

We are currently seeking a team member who is a positive, dedicated, and passionate experienced early childhood teacher to join our team at Star, in our infants and toddlers space. 

The successful applicant will need to be an exceptional teacher, who can work effectively as part of a team, can share knowledge and is willing to grow as a professional and respect our centre philosophy.

Star Early Learning is a privately run Early Childhood Centre, with a strong philosophy based on respect. We promote an emotionally nurturing, peaceful, and trusting environment, where teachers can be responsive to children’s cues and interests. We view each child as capable and competent and through respectful practice we believe we can allow each child to unfold and progress naturally.

Check out for our philosophy.

This position is permanent, full time (able to negotiate for the right candidate) - the successful applicant will need to be flexible to work within the rostered hours, consisting of Monday to Friday, between 7.30am and 5.30pm.

Our ideal applicant will have a commitment to providing the highest standard of learning experiences and care including the following attributes:

  • A fun and easy-going personality and practice which is in line with our respectful infant and toddler philosophy
  • Knowledge around RIE/Pikler philosophy
  • Experience with primary caregiving
  • Be qualified in Early Childhood Education and have a current practicing certificate
  • Be passionate about professional learning, reflective, and believes in importance of self-growth
  • Have a strong understanding of our bicultural curriculum and be able to implement Māori dispositions and learning outcomes for all children within our kaupapa
  • Demonstrate excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Foster and maintain strong communication-based relationships with children, whānau, and colleagues
  •  Have New Zealand residency or valid New Zealand working visa.

How to apply

If you believe that you would be our ideal candidate, please send your cover letter, curriculum vitae, and at least 1 written reference and 1 verbal reference to:

Melissa Laing
(03) 547 3436

Vacancy reference #:1HASZX

Listed 8:58 AM 27 January 2022
Closes 5pm 18 February 2022

Star Early Learning NZ

ECE centre details

Star Early Learning

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 65

Service ID: 45447
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Physical address:
329 & 331 Annesbrook Drive, Nelson

Postal Address:
331 Annesbrook Drive, Nelson 7011