Early Learning Educator

Early Learning Educator – Te Puna Whakatupu o Raroera Te Puawai

Te Rapa, Hamilton

Permanent, Part time (60 hours per fortnight)

Ref:  19THO038

Te Wānanga o Aotearoa is dedicated to providing memorable experiences for tamariki and whānau by offering quality holistic educational opportunities utilising interactive learning.  We are looking for a highly motivated, permanent qualified and registered part time Educator to inspire and be part of our friendly, vibrant and dynamic team.

We are now offering a great opportunity for you to be part of the team at our Puna in Hamilton.

About the role:

To be successful in your application as qualified and registered Educator you will have:

  • A diploma or degree in Teaching Early Childhood Education (preferred) or Primary, and a current Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand Practising Certificate
  • Experience working with tamariki in early childhood education or new entrants
  • Proven ability to plan and implement programmes for infants through to young tamariki
  • Excellent relationship management skills
  • Effective speaking skills – talking to others to convey information
  • Effective narrative writing skills – communicating in writing as appropriate for the needs of whānau
  • A sound understanding of Māori culture, values, tikanga and reo.

This role does involve some lifting, bending and standing for long periods.

Why you should apply:

Our centre is dynamic and committed to providing high quality care for all tamariki and whānau and the wider community.  We offer on-going professional learning and development, competitive remuneration and benefits and a wide support network from a team of passionate Early Childhood leaders.

This position is classed as a Core Worker under the Vulnerable Children’s Act and will need to pass a safety check under the Vulnerable Children’s Act 2014.

To apply for this position please register and apply on our Jobs Site:  https://twoa.careercentre.net.nz/

Enquiries to hrdept@twoa.ac.nz

Applications close:  31 March 2019

Permanent Part-time

Job no: 19THO038

Location: Hamilton

Closing Date: Sunday, 31 March 2019