Qualified Early Childhood Education Teacher

We are looking for an awesome, creative, energetic, passionate registered ECE Teacher with great IMG_5602leadership skills to work with us to set up a homebased childcare in the Wairoa region. We have the children and a mentor who can help us get registered. We want a qualified registered teacher who is passionate about what we are doing in the village and working with children….Is that you?

Children are the centre point of our village, they are our leaders for tomorrow. We are looking for a person with integrity, passion and commitment to excellence in all aspects of our service, as we strive to give the best quality, fun and education to our children and whanau. We recognize and value and the importance of relationships between team, children, whanau and wider community.
We are looking for…
You will be an Early Childhood Teacher with an ability to build strong relationships with children and adults. Have the knack to inspire others which will in turn enhance their educational learning opportunities.

You’ll be a leader, creative, flexible, full of energy and passionate about making a difference in Early Childhood. Enjoy communicating; have good time management and ICT skills, and a knowledge of Te Reo would be a major advantage.

Our core purpose is to set up a home based childcare for our Village and perhaps the wider Wairoa community. We want to offer each child within the village the opportunity to develop and achieve uniquely. This means you as a Teacher will be full of integrity, able to empower others through noticing, recognising and responding, and always go the extra mile.

You do need to be a qualified ECE teacher (with full registration). Entrepreneurial in nature as this is a start up with support from highly experienced ECE experts and a waiting list of children.
What will the job entail:
Your role is many, varied and flexible! But in a given month your role will include the following:

  • Providing home based childcare initially as the service grows
  • Providing a stimulating, planned, fun learning experience for children from the village
  • Working with Whanau to create planned activities for children in your care
  • Research the benefits of starting a small childcare vs growing home based childcare
  • Eventually recruiting educators as numbers grow if necessary
  • Visiting children in Educators home (if recruited), providing support and resources
  • Writing photographic learning stories for your children
  •  Organising Playgroups and Community Outings
  • Marketing the service in your community
  • Having a lot of fun with a great team!

If this role sounds of interest to you please send your cv and cover letter to [email protected]