Positions available at Swannanoa Preschool

Nursery teacher - Puawai

Full time, Fixed term, Start Date: May 2022, End Date: April 2023 (Maternity leave cover)

We are looking for an experienced Teacher who is fully qualified and registered  to join our Team for a 12 month maternity position for between 32-34 hours per week.

You would be working in our Nursery - Puawai, with our 0-2 year old tamariki.

We offer a great team environment, strong management support, and ongoing PD.

We are looking for a Team Member who:

  • Is passionate about working with our younger tamariki
  • Is patient and caring
  • Is a collaborative team player and great role model
  • Will quickly and effectively establish relationships and engage with tamariki, whānau and fellow kaiako in the Centre.
  • Is energetic and has a good sense of fun
  • Has a passion for learning
  • Is an excellent communicator (written and verbal), and enjoys being challenged daily with the ability to remain calm and generate a positive outcome for all involved in a positive, proactive and constructive manner.
  • Is able to demonstrate good knowledge of ECE regulations and documentation, Te Whāriki, Tātaiako, He Pou Tātaki, Our Code Our Standards, NZ Curriculum
  • Is self-motivated, innovative, reflective and able to think outside of the square
  • Has great leadership skills and the ability to step up when needed

Our successful Team Member will take pride in ensuring the centre’s philosophy and values are reflected in daily practice and will thrive on being part of an experienced and collaborative team.

Please fill in the downloadable application form (PDF) and return to us at Swannanoa Preschool along with your up-to-date CV and covering letter/application.

We will be short-listing as we receive applications and interviewing as appropriate.

Email: swannanoapreschool@xtra.co.nz

Swannanoa Preschool
1303 Tram Road
RD6 Rangiora