Qualified Teachers - multiple Auckland locations

Job Description

Bear Park is family owned, running premium Reggio-inspired centres throughout Auckland for over 32 years. We pride ourselves on high quality educational environments, supportive teams and looking after our teachers.

We are on the lookout for qualified teachers at several centres throughout Auckland.

Here’s what we can offer you:

* Professional Development
We provide regular paid professional development sessions. You will be introduced to industry experts, including leading Reggio consultants, and have opportunities to learn from them on a regular basis. We even send our top performers to study in Reggio Emilia in Italy!

* Quality Planning Time
Receive 3 hours of quality non-contact time each week, with your team, for collaborative planning and documentation time.

* Looking After You
2 days extra sick leave, registration fees, staff rewards, discounts and even a day off for your birthday! We also run a staff wellness programme for your holistic wellbeing, led by external practitioners.

* Teacher/Child Ratios
Our excellent teacher/child ratios mean that you can be part of an experienced, supportive co-teaching team with other qualified teachers.

* Pedagogical Mentoring
You will receive support from an internal pedagogical mentor. Someone who has your best interests at heart, to help you become the best teacher you can be.

* Career Advancement Opportunities
We offer a leadership development programme to our aspiring leaders and always aim to promote from within.

* Inspiring Environments
Our centres are purposefully designed and filled with top quality resources to create natural learning spaces.

* Reduced Hours
We currently have some limited opportunities for reduced hours. If this is of interest to you, please enquire in your cover letter.

Relocation assistance within NZ is also on offer if required.

What do you need to show us? That you love what you do. That your teaching style and philosophy are strongly connected with the Reggio Emilia approach. And that you’re a confident communicator who continually strives to provide the best possible learning environment.

To find out more about the progressive things we do at Bear Park, please visit our website www.bearpark.co.nz and follow our Facebook page www.facebook.com/bearparkchildcare.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Full Time


Auckland City