Early Childhood Teacher, qualified

Listed 27 days Ago
Visionwest Community Trust
Non-profit - Social Services

About the Role 

Providing quality care and education within a Christian Centre. To be able to carry out duties as required in the day to day running of the Centre and maintain an educative and safe environment where all children feel inclusive and engaged. To be able to provide quality support to teachers and tasks are completed in a timely manner. 

 Some Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure that the learning environment is welcoming, safe, warm and positive for all children and their families.
  • Work collaboratively with other teaching staff and the Head Teacher to provide a variety of quality learning experiences for individuals, small groups and larger groups.
  •  Foster good relationships with children and families, valuing and respecting the  opinions and ideas of children and families.
  •  Carry out other duties as required in the day to day running of the Centre.
  •  Provide high quality education and care to the children at Eden Cottage through a variety of quality learning experiences that reflect both Te Whariki and Christian values, being inspired by Reggio Emilia.

 Qualifications and Experience

  • Teacher registration with the NZ Teachers Council.
  • A working knowledge of Te Whariki.
  • A Degree inECE education.
  • Current First Aid certificate.

  Skills and Attributes

  •  Excellent people skills and an ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people.
  •  An ability to work independently and as part of a team, with a desire to support others in their work

 About Visionwest 

 Visionwest Community Trust is an award-winning, not-for-profit organisation with faith-led roots, that provides a range of social services to communities in Auckland, Bay of Plenty, Waikato and Christchurch.

Our lived values are: Aroha 


(Holistic Care)Mana 

(Dignity) Whanaungatanga 

(Authentic Relationships)

A commitment to the vision, mission and values of Visionwest Community Trust is essential for this position, see www.VisionWest.org.nz/about-us

If this role appeals to you, then please apply now!

Applicants for this position must be eligible to work in NZ

Applications will be reviewed as they are received and interviews may take place prior to the close date. This means we reserve the right to close a job ad before the advertised close date