early childhood teacher - toddlers room henderson in Henderson Valley

kate manera, randstad
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Our Opportunity

We are looking for a Qualified and NZ Registered Early Childhood Teacher to work within Henderson, Auckland. Are you a passionate early childhood educator who is highly committed to providing quality early childhood education and care? Keep on reading and this could be the job for you!

About the Centre

Licensed for 98 children this centre is looking for their next vibrant, passionate and enthusiastic toddlers teacher!

This centre is relatively new, having opened in 2016 and priding themselves on their implementation of Emmi Pikler and RIE theories. They provide an inquiry-based learning environment where questions, problems and scenarios are posed during the process of play which assists the development of inquisitive, curious, motivated, capable young children as they transition to primary school.

This centre is unique in the way that they have all meals prepared fresh on site and they are all sugar free which is the first centre out West to do so! They have an adventurous and challenging outdoor area that has been crafted in a way that offers a peaceful yet playful environment for the children.

Key responsibilities

  • Deliver a curriculum aligned to Te Whāriki
  • Plan, implement and evaluate a learning program that is responsive to the strengths and interests of children
  • Promote learning opportunities that are inclusive, equitable, and culturally responsive
  • Document children’s learning and take responsibility for children’s profile books and e-portfolio as agreed with the center professional leader
  • If you play an instrument, this is a bonus!


  • A family-friendly organisation that put their children and team first
  • Career growth with financial support to retain your full certification
  • Generous professional development time each week with dedicated PD support
  • Access to a curriculum leader who is dedicated to your professional development
  • Well resourced and large center, with a large and purpose built play area
  • This is a 40 hour week but can be flexible to drop to a 4 day week

The Successful Candidate

You will be a Qualified Early Childhood Teacher either provisionally or fully registered and have experience working within New Zealand. You will be flexible to work on a rostered basis and will be comfortable with both the opening and closing shifts.

  • Early childhood teaching qualification recognised by the Education Council of Aotearoa NZ
  • Knowledge and understanding of current early childhood education theory and practice
  • Be a team player who has great communication skills, with parents, staff and children
  • Can use initiative and is committed to quality practice standards and the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Enthusiasm and a strong desire to make a difference to children in their early years while building strong links with their whānau and families.

Apply today!

Send your CV kate.manera@randstad.co.nz , call the office on 0800 800 204 (3) for a confidential conversation or hit the apply button.

If you know someone else who would be perfect for this role you can refer them and be in to receive a $250 prezzie card - https://www.randstad.co.nz/job-seekers/candidate-services/education/refer-a-friend-education/

Our commitment to safeguarding children and young people.

Randstad Education is committed to the safety and well being of all children and young people. We take steps to achieve this through our candidate application process. All applicants are required to complete a NZ Police Request & Consent form and a Police Check will be conducted. In some circumstances, an International Police Clearance is also required. Your consultant will be able to advise if this is applicable to you. Lastly, references are conducted in relation to the applicant's interactions with children using an online platform that has an inbuilt fraud alert. Employment is subject to clearance of all these checks to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people and in accordance with The Vulnerable Children Act.

Refer a friend and you could earn a $200 prezzy card!

Are you looking for a permanent position in education or know someone who is? Sign up to Randstad Education or refer a friend and you could earn a $200 prezzy card Call 0800 800 204 to find out more. Conditions apply.


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educational requirements

Bachelor Degree