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ECE Teacher

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Do you think you’ve got what it takes to work in a team to deliver a quality programme that supports our tamariki ?

ABC Napier Central is now looking for a ECE Qualified Teacher. You will be working with a small team of  Kaiako who love to inspire and delight young children in their learning journey.

 At ABC Napier Central   we have a strong sense of fun where children are given time, space and encouragement to learn and grow. We are also lucky to have a very large outdoor environment with plenty of natural free play space, climbing equipment and sandpit for the children. Inside our converted Villa is an array of age appropriate resources which cater for children’s interests and also assist with developmental milestones. 

 We are a family focussed centre with a real community feeling. We are looking for that magic person to support our youngest tamariki in their learning through providing a sense of well-being and belonging. You will be excited to be a part of providing children with a rich programme that ignites their curiosity and discoveries through fun, whanau involvement and working with the natural world.

You will be nurturing, passionate about what you do and have an eagerness to learn and grow. 

 If you think this sounds like a dream job, don’t hesitate to apply as it won’t be around for long.

 Our ideal candidate

 Holds an ECE teaching qualification Bed/Dip (ECE) level 7 or above.

  • Is conversant with the NZ curriculum with specific skills in assessment practice.
  • Enjoys a professional and enthusiastic approach to working with whanau and community
  • Is committed to ongoing personal development
  • Shows commitment to the growth and development of the business.

As a BestStart employee, your hard work and commitment to providing excellence in education and care will be rewarded with a competitive salary package which includes health insurance and discounted childcare.

We support employees with their ongoing career aspirations, providing induction and mentoring programmes as well as professional learning and development.

We invite you to apply for this rare opportunity or if you'd like to know more or even arrange a visit to the center to check it out, please contact Jane Ransfield on 021 623337 or email:


12 Feb 2018

Work Type:
Hawke's Bay
ABC Napier Central
  • Teacher