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Early Childhood Educator

Date: 10-Jan-2019

Location: North Shore, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

 

He angitūtanga: The opportunity

Here at Kauri Kids we have an opportunity for a knowledgeable and passionate qualified registered early childhood educator to join our team of talented early childhood professionals at our Beach Haven centre.  In this exciting and rewarding role, you will be working with a range of ages in caring nurturing and supportive environment.  Your primary role will be creating a safe, play based and child led learning environment for our children.   You will also assist the head teacher from time to time with the day-to-day operations of the centre, undertake supervisory tasks as required ensuring that a high standard of customer service is provided by all staff members. The role will see you working 35 hours a week rostered Monday to Friday between the hours 8.30am – 4pm.

 

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, have strong knowledge of child led play and hold a Bachelor of Early Childhood Education. You will have brilliant written and verbal 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 a team 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 all about providing children with an environment rich with materials that caters for their urges, needs, encouraging creativity and investigation apply today.

 

For a confidential discussion contact Aimee Gifford 021 827 812 or aimee.gifford@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz

 

Applications close on Thursday 24th of January 2019 

 

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

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