Finlayson Park Kindergarten, Manurewa – Full Time Teacher 

Job Code: TEFINP299

Job Description:

This is a full time 40 hour per week position (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday) in an established and well-resourced Kindergarten serving a diverse community. The Kindergarten operates a mix of full day, 6 hour and 4 hour sessions and is open to children in the term breaks. The Kindergarten has a licensed roll of 40 children and a 1:10 teacher to child ratio. Finlayson Park Kindergarten is located in the grounds of a primary school. It enjoys strong community links and the team is engaged in a number of community initiatives within the Manurewa area.

We are seeking a Teacher who is versatile and a great communicator, who can lead and deliver quality teaching practices in a team, work with Tamariki in a mixed age setting, and is willing and proactive around change.

The successful applicant must have sound knowledge of current approaches to teaching and learning, be committed to on-going professional development, and demonstrate strong and inclusive professional practices. Applications are invited from teachers holding provisional or full certification.

CMKA offers generous professional support, employment terms and conditions and professional learning and development opportunities.

Start date:                     To Be Negotiated

Hours required:        Monday to Friday (40 Hours per week)

Applications close:   Friday 23rd October 2020 at 4.00pm

Applicants require a  minimum Level 7 Diploma or Bachelor of Training ECE, current first aid certificate and current teacher registration practicing certificate.

To apply for this position please download, read and complete the forms below and send through to

Applicants for this position must have NZ Residency or a valid NZ Work Visa.


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