Kelston Deaf education centre preschool

Job Location: Auckland
Work Type: 6 month fixed-term maternity leave cover. November 2019- April 2020 (hours and days negotiable for the right candidate)

We are a well-established specialist preschool for Deaf, hard of hearing and hearing children. We provide a bilingual, multicultural preschool that promotes the use of both New Zealand sign language and spoken language. Our staff and preschool provide a warm, welcoming and inclusive environment for our tamariki, their whānau and our kaiako. We operate Monday to Friday term time only. Child occupied hours 8.30-2.30.

Benefits of working with us…

  • You will gain experience working in a diverse setting
  • Covered under the primary teacher’s collective agreement
  • Free onsite parking
  • Paid school holidays off
  • Opportunity to work and learn from a wide range of professionals
  • Flexible days/hours
  • Learn/upskill New Zealand sign language and Deaf culture
  • High teacher-child ratio
  • Purpose built preschool with fantastic resources
  • Generous Non-contact time

About you...

  • New Zealand sign language user or willingness to learn New Zealand sign language on the job (Free classes provided)
  • A NZ recognised ECE qualification and NZ teacher registration (provisional or full)
  • A friendly, fun and honest work ethic
  • If this sounds like you then we'd love to hear from you!

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:
Charlene Irving, Manager
021 2466 144
charlene.irving@deafeducation.nz

Closing Date: 4 September 2019