ECE Caregiver (BestStart Naenae)

Listed 9 days Ago
BestStart Education

About us: 

At BestStart, we’re leaders in the early childhood sector, we make a difference and we love what we do. We provide high-quality early education and award-winning childcare for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. BestStart Naenae is seeking a passionate Caregiver to join our energetic and tight-knit team. Our focus is to provide quality education to the children in our community. 

BestStart Naenae is proud to provide awesome opportunities for children and their whanau to learn and grow with us. We are located on Naenae Road, adjacent to Rata Street School. We’re a community focused centre and work collaboratively with our families to build trusting relationships to support them to achieve the very best outcomes for children.  

Why choose us? 

Here at BestStart we are committed to being a progressive and adaptable leader in the ECE sector where our Teachers are recognised for the positive difference they make in children’s lives.  

Our benefits include: 

  • Learning through Whare Ako our online learning platform 
  • Want to learn something new? We will support you in taking your career to the next level 
  • Refer a Qualified Teacher and receive $2000* 
  • Discounted childcare 

Your health and wellbeing are our priority, we offer: 

  • Subsidised health insurance with Southern Cross* 
  • Free annual flu vaccinations 
  • Confidential counselling through EAP 
  • Wellbeing programme. 
  • Sick days available from the day you start 
  • One week additional leave for 10 years long service recognition 

About the Role: 

If you love working with infants and toddlers and being part of a welcoming, supportive team, then BestStart Naenae is for you! You will be working between both the under 2 and over 2 year old rooms so you will need to have passion, work well in a team and be addable. 

As a caregiver at BestStart, you will have the incredible opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of young children, providing them with a safe, nurturing, and stimulating environment. We believe in fostering a love for learning, creativity, and exploration in our tamariki. At BestStart, we value our caregivers and provide ongoing support and professional development opportunities. We believe in creating a positive and inclusive work environment where everyone can thrive and grow. 

Reporting to our Centre Manager and working within a close-knit team you will be joining a dedicated team of Teachers who provide quality care and education to our tamariki.  

Here’s what you’ll do on a day-to day basis: 

  • Provide amazing care and education to our tamariki 
  • Champion the team spirit and engage in activities that empower and extend tamariki learning 
  • Fully participate in centre activities across all classrooms and cover staff breaks where necessary 
  • Support centre operations at all levels  

This is a permanent position working 40 hours per week on a mixed shift roster. You will need to be available from 7.30am - 5.30pm, Monday-Friday.

Role requirements: 

Commit to making a difference in the lives of young learners with a team dedicated to excellence. An ECE qualification is not required for this role, but a natural affinity with children – especially infants and toddlers, and experience working with children under five is a must. You’ll also have a high level of initiative and an ability to take direction from others. 

How to Apply: Click Apply now and be part of a team that embraces growth, collaboration, and the joy of teaching. We can't wait to welcome you to BestStart Naenae! 

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