Hobsonville Point ELC – Part-time Maternity Cover

Position: Certificated Teacher Maternity Leave Position – Teina Room (2-3 years)

Location: Hobsonville Point Early Learning Centre (HPELC)

Contract Duration: Up to one year, commencing in November

Work Schedule: Part-time (3 days per week)

Are you a dedicated and passionate educator seeking a rewarding opportunity in a purpose-built early learning environment? Hobsonville Point Early Learning Centre (which runs as a part of the Kaitiaki Kindergarten Association), is currently seeking a dynamic teacher to cover a maternity leave position in our Teina room catering to 2-3 year olds.

About Us:
At HPELC, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional care and education for up to 80 children. As part of the Kaitiaki Kindergarten Association, our teachers benefit from the Kindergarten Teachers Collective Agreement (KTCA) which offers competitive pay and conditions, including a generous annual leave entitlement of 6 weeks. In addition, our association hosts an annual conference, and we provide ongoing support for professional learning and development to accommodate your career goals.

Why Join Us:
Regardless of where you are in your professional journey, joining HPELC means becoming part of a close-knit team dedicated to continuous growth and engagement in professional learning. We are committed to building strong relationships within the community and supporting children to take ownership of their learning, pursuing their interests and curiosities. We are proud to hold the Enviroschools Bronze status, reflecting our commitment to sustainability. At HPELC, we engage with the concept of kaitiakitanga alongside the children, fostering a sense of environmental stewardship.

This position is open to new graduates, provisionally registered teachers, as well as experienced educators.

Valid teaching certification and NZ citizenship/residency or a NZ work visa is required.

Application Process:
To apply for this position, please send a CV and cover letter outlining your skills and experience to payroll@kaitkaikindergartens.org.nz

Note:  Shortlisted candidates will be provided with an interview pack containing further details prior to the scheduled interview.

If you are a dedicated and motivated teacher looking to make a positive impact on the lives of young learners, we welcome your application. Join us at HPELC and be part of a team committed to shaping a brighter future for our children.

Hobsonville Point Early Learning Centre is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.