Company Happy Feet Papamoa
Location Tauranga, Bay Of Plenty
Listed Fri 2 Feb, 1:08 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference Papamoa-Teacher
At Happy Feet Papamoa, our philosophy is guided by the practices and research of Pikler and of Magda Gerber (RIE). These philosophies are centred on developing nurturing relationships that are meaningful and reciprocal. Our Centre incorporates a strong primary caregiving model. Our image of the child aligns with the Reggio Image of the Child as rich in potential, strong and powerful and connected to all. We celebrate and nurture the many ways in which children communicate their own unique characteristics and qualities

We are seeking dynamic, flexible, energised and experienced Registered Teachers to join our team in the Nest room (Infant and Toddlers) and in the Hive Room (Over Two’s). We are licensed for 62 children and are located in the heart of the Papamoa community.

We are looking for someone who is a great communicator, approachable and enjoys a challenge.

As a teacher with us you will demonstrate the following attributes:
~ The Ability to create a warm and welcoming environment for children
~ An understanding of developmental milestones for various age groups
~ Flexibility and the ability to communicate well with others at all levels
~ Positivity and a proactive team member
~ Capable of building strong relationships with staff, parents/whanau and other stakeholders
~ Sound computer and keyboard skills

Skills in the use and understanding of Te Reo would be an advantage.

We offer you:
~ Subsidised childcare (if applicable)
~ Competitive remuneration
~ Full reimbursement for Teacher Registration costs
~ Ongoing opportunities for career growth & personal and professional development
~ Great team environment

Please note: Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.