Teacher-in-Training (BestStart Papakura)

Listed 11 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 Papakura is seeking a passionate and dedicated Teacher in Training in their first or second year of study to join our energetic and tight-knit team. Our focus is to provide quality education to the children in our community.

Walking into BestStart Papakura, you enter a calm, attractive reception area. If you turn left into the Kahurangi space you will feel the love our teaching team has for our youngest discoverers. Really getting to know each child and family means that the child’s care routines are supported and their interests stimulated through many fun and exciting activities. 

About the Role:

If you have a passion for teaching young children and are currently enrolled to study in a level 7 ECE programme (ECE Bachelor or Graduate Diploma), we want to hear from you. 

This is a permanent position working 30 hours per week.

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. We are pleased to announce that BestStart has opted into FULL pay parity.

Other benefits include: 

  • Paid study support for year 2 and 3 Teachers-in-Training* 
  • Refer a Qualified Teacher and receive $2000* 
  • Online learning through Whare Ako our online learning platform. Access to tailored PLD opportunities to suit your passions and interests 
  • Want to learn something new? We will support you in taking your career to the next level 
  • We partner with you and encourage your ongoing career development- Multiple career pathways with wrap around support to help you grow your career, your way 

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 

Role requirements:

Commit to making a difference in the lives of young learners with a team dedicated to excellence. 

We are looking for the following: 

  • Enrolment into a level 7 ECE Bachelor or Graduate Diploma course 
  • Good understanding of child-led curriculum, planning and extending on our children's learning 
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of the current ECE Regulations, Te Whariki and hold compliance in a high regard 
  • A strong commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi through pedagogical practices 
  • Passion and commitment for teaching and learning with a focus on delivering quality 

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 Papakura!    

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