Naenae Kindergarten - Part Time Teacher

  • Permanent Part time - 20 hours a week 
  • 5 days per week - essential hours are 11.30am – 1.30pm Monday – Friday, the remaining hours are negotiable. 

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 Naenae Kindergarten

At Naenae Kindergarten children learn through a wide range of play experiences. Teachers set up activities that are meaningful and relevant to their interests, making learning fun. Mud slides and wet weather exploring are hugely popular activities, along with weekly trips around our local community.

Naenae Kindergarten is part of the KidsCan ECE programme where food is supplied for all children five days a week. Meals consist of sandwiches, yogurt, fruit and three cooked meals per week. Each child also receives a new pair of shoes and a rain jacket.  

We value the importance of celebrating the diverse cultures in our community through food, music, dancing and stories – all coming together at “OUR PLACE ~ Naenae Kindergarten.

​The position

We are are looking for an energetic and dedicated teacher to join the team at Naenae Kindergarten

A Position Description for our Teaching roles can be found at the following link.

Applying for this role

Applicants must hold a:

  • Minimum of Dip. Tch (ECE or Primary)
  • Current Practicing Certificate from the Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand
  • 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 12 December, 5pm - however, applications maybe reviewed before this date.

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.

Ideally the successful candidate will commence on 21 January 2022 - start of term 1.