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Casual Teacher Assistant - South Auckland

Date: 22-Feb-2021

Location: NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council


The Opportunity - He Angitūtanga


Here at Kauri Kids we have opportunities for passionate unqualified teachers to join our team of talented early childhood professionals on a casual basis at our South Auckland centres.  In these exciting and rewarding roles, you will be working with a range of ages in caring nurturing and supportive environments.  Your primary role will be to support our teams in creating a safe, play based and child led learning environment for children.  The role will see you working a variety of shifts and locations in South Auckland. 


He kōrero mōu: About you


Naturally you’ll have a genuine warmth, care and passion for children. You will be committed to providing quality education along with an excellent understanding of the Te Whariki and the New Zealand early childhood curriculum. You will have brilliant communication skills and will have the ability to build and maintain relationships with a wide range of people from our local community. But most importantly enjoy having fun, getting messy and being involved in child led learning and play!


Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer


You will be working with teams of amazing and talented early childhood educators who are passionate about children, their community and who love making a difference in helping to make Auckland a vibrant place to live, work and play.


If you are passionate about providing children with a stimulating fun environment that caters to their needs, encourages play and creativity apply now!


This position is deemed a safety sensitive position and will require pre-employment drug testing.



Applications close 5th March 2021

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.


Auckland Council is committed to the protection and wellbeing of children.  This role is classified as a Children's Worker role under the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 as such applicants will be required to undergo police vetting prior to commencing employment. Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory police check.