Dyer Street Kindergarten - Full Time Teacher

Who are we?

Hutt City Kindergartens have been growing young learners for over 90 years in Lower Hutt, providing quality and affordable early childhood education. Our teaching teams are passionate about providing rich learning environments where children can explore, develop and have fun. We welcome people who can share in that passion.

We are a not-for-profit dedicated to making quality early childhood education accessible to all. We have 20 kindergartens throughout the Hutt Valley, including Stokes Valley, Central Hutt, Western Hill and Wainuiomata. We are proud to be an integral part of our local community and celebrate our cultural diversity and identity.

About our Kindergarten

The team at Dyer Street Kindergarten is passionate about creating a warm, respectful environment which actively supports children’s exploration. Nurturing a sense of wonder and joyfulness in making their own learning discoveries through focussing on their interests, while having fun.

Our large open outdoor area allows space for active movement and is complemented by a spacious and well-resourced indoor play area which supports the development of the whole child - cognitively, emotionally, physically, socially and culturally. We are a friendly teaching team who is committed to developing relationships with our children, family/whanau and the wider community.

​The position

We are looking for energetic and dedicated Teacher to join our team. A Position Description for our Teaching roles can be found below.

Applying for this role

Applicants must hold a:

  • Minimum of Dip. Tch (ECE or Primary)
  • Full/provisional certification
  • Current First Aid certificate
  • COVID-19 Vaccination certificate*.

We offer competitive pay rates, 6 weeks’ annual leave and paid professional time during term breaks. 

Applications close Sunday 5 December, 5pm - however, applications maybe reviewed before this date.

Ideally, the successful candidate will commence at the start of Term 1 - Friday 21 January 2022.

If you have any questions about this position please contact Lynette Chin, HR Manager at hr@huttkindergartens.org.nz or phone 04 920 9841.

*This role is covered by the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, so applicants must either be vaccinated or have a medical exemption.