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Teacher - Early Learning

Advertiser: BarnardosMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
31 Jan 2019
Location
Wellington, Wellington Central
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Education & Training, Teaching - Early Childhood

Teacher - Early Learning

About the role

We are looking for an experienced and fully certificated qualified teacher at Barnardos Wellington, to work in partnership with parents and whānau and our team to encourage children’s curiosity, learning and development.

You will assess, plan and implement a curriculum for young children in our Tawatawa (over two's) class room that reflects current approaches to effective teaching and learning.

Key responsibilities

  • Deliver a curriculum aligned to Te Whāriki
  • Plan, implement and evaluate a learning programme that is responsive to the strengths and interests of children
  • Promote learning opportunities which 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 Centre Professional Leader

Skills and experience

To successfully undertake this role you will be a committed and experienced teacher who is caring, calm and has a mature outlook.

You will also need to have:

  • Early childhood teaching qualification recognised by the Teaching Council of Aotearoa/NZ 
  • Current Teaching Council Practising Certificate
  • Experience working as a Teacher in an early childhood education team setting
  • The ability to use initiative and a commitment to quality practice standards and the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Knowledge and understanding of current early childhood education theory and practice
  • Excellent communication skills, planning and organisation skills

Enthusiasm and a strong desire to make a difference to children in their early years, while building strong links with their whānau and families

Benefits and perks

  • Grow your career with financial support to maintain your full certification
  • Discounted childcare for staff members and a wellness programme, which includes flu vaccinations and discounts with Southern Cross and Spec Savers
  • Generous professional development time each week, with dedicated pedagogical support

About Barnardos

Barnardos Early Learning is the social enterprise arm of Barnardos - New Zealand's leading children's charity. Every year our services and people make a real and positive difference in the lives of thousands of children, young people and their families.

Barnardos believes that through our collective commitment, talents and efforts we are working hard to create an Aotearoa New Zealand where every child has the opportunity to, in their own unique way, shine bright. With your help we can do even more.

To view the position description visit - https://www.barnardos.org.nz/work-for-us/

For more information email: aimee.hammond@barnardos.org.nz or phone (04) 3812302

Applications close on 28th February 2019

About the role

We are looking for an experienced and fully certificated qualified teacher at Barnardos Wellington, to work in partnership with parents and whānau and our team to encourage children’s curiosity, learning and development.

You will assess, plan and implement a curriculum for young children in our Tawatawa (over two's) class room that reflects current approaches to effective teaching and learning.

Key responsibilities

  • Deliver a curriculum aligned to Te Whāriki
  • Plan, implement and evaluate a learning programme that is responsive to the strengths and interests of children
  • Promote learning opportunities which 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 Centre Professional Leader

Skills and experience

To successfully undertake this role you will be a committed and experienced teacher who is caring, calm and has a mature outlook.

You will also need to have:

  • Early childhood teaching qualification recognised by the Teaching Council of Aotearoa/NZ 
  • Current Teaching Council Practising Certificate
  • Experience working as a Teacher in an early childhood education team setting
  • The ability to use initiative and a commitment to quality practice standards and the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Knowledge and understanding of current early childhood education theory and practice
  • Excellent communication skills, planning and organisation skills

Enthusiasm and a strong desire to make a difference to children in their early years, while building strong links with their whānau and families

Benefits and perks

  • Grow your career with financial support to maintain your full certification
  • Discounted childcare for staff members and a wellness programme, which includes flu vaccinations and discounts with Southern Cross and Spec Savers
  • Generous professional development time each week, with dedicated pedagogical support

About Barnardos

Barnardos Early Learning is the social enterprise arm of Barnardos - New Zealand's leading children's charity. Every year our services and people make a real and positive difference in the lives of thousands of children, young people and their families.

Barnardos believes that through our collective commitment, talents and efforts we are working hard to create an Aotearoa New Zealand where every child has the opportunity to, in their own unique way, shine bright. With your help we can do even more.

To view the position description visit - https://www.barnardos.org.nz/work-for-us/

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
  • Have you completed a Bachelor of Education - Early Childhood?
  • Have you worked in a role which requires a sound understanding of the Te Whāriki framework?
  • Have you completed a qualification in teaching?
  • How many years' experience do you have as an early childhood teacher?

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