Job Description

Early Childhood Centre – Te Kuiti based

Te Pukeiti Early Childhood Centre (TPECC) is a licensed 50 place early learning centre based in Te Kuiti and operated by the Maniapoto Maori Trust Board.

Reporting to the Centre Manager, the ECE Kaiako position will be responsible for meeting the expectations and delivery of Te Whariki and positively contributing to our team, Te Pukeiti whanau and tamariki at all times. You will be responsible for planning, assessing and evaluating Te Pukeiti activities and reporting requirements ensuring they meet audit, regulatory and contractual requirements.

To be successful in this role, you must have previous experience within an Early Childhood Learning Centre; a NZ recognised Early Childhood Qualification (Minimum ECE qualification diploma or teaching ECE) and have a full or provisional teacher registration.

Key attributes sought include a high level of understanding of Early Childhood Curriculum – Maniapoto based Curriculum current theories and practises and knowledge of Health & Safety legislation and other legislation impacting childcare service delivery. Local knowledge of the Maniapoto rohe, whanau, marae and hapu is essential, as is experience in working with whanau. A current full New Zealand drivers licence is required, as is a current first aid certificate and police clearance.

There is a Full time Kaiako position available, Monday – Friday. If you have a passion for early childhood education, this is your opportunity to be part of a team that will make a real contribution to the future of Maniapoto.

How to Apply

CLOSING DATE: 5pm Sunday 27 May 2018.
For more detailed job related information and for confidential enquiries please contact Helen Turner – HR Officer at helen@maniapoto.co.nz.