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With five centres in Hokowhitu and Terrace End we occasionally have vacancies for qualified teachers or those prepared to enter a training programme with one of the tertiary institutions such as NZ Tertiary College, Massey University, NZ Childcare Association, or Open Polytech.

On offer are
  • great ratios, for the long day centres - 1:3 for under 2s; 1:6 for 2s; 1:8 for 3s & 4s; at Young Investigators the ratio is 1:7 for 2s to 4s,
  • competitive rates of pay,
  • non contact time to work on the children's portfolios - full time qualified teachers generally get 4 hours a week,
  • 1 hour a month in a Provisional Teacher's Registration programme with our Educational Leader, and for teachers in training,
  • A range of other benefits such as reduced childcare fees, free uniform shirts, at least 10 days sick leave,
  • An effective support system from management that has early childhood qualifications and believes in on-going professional development for all staff.
We are not part of a large corporation but a family owned and operated company.
 
   Qualified ECE Teacher position available:
We are looking for a qualified kaiako to join our team at Tui Threes & Up in Palmerston North. Our ideal candidate knows how to balance laughter with professionalism, is passionate towards enhancing children’s view of the world and understands that engagement and nurtured relationships within our setting are paramount.
It is important that you are respectful in promoting whakamana to our tamariki, are enthusiastic, friendly, approachable, confident in thinking with vigour and creativity, can demonstrate initiative and flexibility, are a great communicator and confident in documentation. A driver’s licence is not essential but would be helpful as you would be involved in our Nature Explorers Programme which is offsite.
This role is a full time registered teaching position working with a highly motivated team who achieved a Very Well Placed ERO review recently. 
Please send your CV to deborah@tuiearlylearners.co.nz by Wednesday 7th February.