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Permanent Full Time Teaching Position

An exciting opportunity has come up at Melodies Preschool for an experienced, registered, qualified teacher who is looking for a new challenge. 

Melodies is a privately owned boutique preschool, licensed for 30 children aged 2-5 years.  Our teacher to child ratio ensures small group sizes and a calm nurturing environment where quality interactions, education and play are at the forefront of every child’s day.

This is a wonderful opportunity for a highly motivated, passionate teacher to upskill to teach music, dance and drama using the Carl Orff Approach.  All teachers also enjoy taking movement activities based on Gill Connells Smart Steps Programme.  There is also an opportunity to take Transition to School sessions, specialist art sessions and or fundamental sport sessions. 

The dynamic team enjoy threading children’s interests into music, dance, drama, movement and art which allows children to learn through play in a holistic way.  There is also plenty of time for free play where children are highly creative, imaginative and teachers have the support and resources to extend on children’s interests, imagination and creativity.  We also enjoy an annual concert where children perform on stage and other smaller performances throughout the year.

We are seeking a highly motivated teacher who is passionate and dedicated to their profession and enjoys learning and growing as a teacher, a musical background would be helpful but not necessary.

The successful candidate will have a warm, compassionate approach to teaching and develop an excellent rapport and communication with teachers, staff and families.

Applicants must be qualified and have a current NZ Teachers Council Practicing Certificate with a minimum of Provisional Registration.  Applicants must have NZ residency and a valid NZ work visa.

We offer, an excellent working environment with people who care.  Paid staff meetings and ongoing professional development and mentoring.

This is a permanent full-time position:  30 – 40 hours per week.  Our opening hours are 8.00am – 5.00pm

 

Please apply with a covering letter and C.V to:

 

Abbey Mackenzie (Director)

27 West Belt

Lincoln 7608

info@melodiespreschool.co.nz

03 325 2227

Applications Close 5.00pm, Wednesday 23rd May 2018

 

Permanent Part Time Teaching Position

Melodies Preschool is a small boutique preschool Licensed for 30 children aged 2- 5 years that delivers high quality education where music, dance, drama and gym are part of our daily programme. We also provide an excellent readiness for school programme. We are seeking someone to join our fun, friendly team and be part of a very unique Preschool.

We are seeking an energetic individual that is passionate about providing quality learning experiences for children aged 2-5 years and extending on their interests. This position is a permanent Part-time position 8.30 -3.30pm 3 – 4 Days per week.

The successful candidate will:
• Be a dedicated and creative teacher with a warm, respectful, compassionate approach to teaching with the ability to identify children’s unique strengths, interests and needs.
• Provide quality interactions and learning experiences for children that extend on their interests and development in a nurturing, meaningful way.
• Embrace our philosophy, and the Carl Orff approach to teach music, dance and drama and be motivated to continue to learn as a teacher.
• Be able to develop an excellent rapport and communication with teachers and families.
• Have excellent time management skills, be self-motivated, reliable, adaptable and work collaboratively in a team.
• Have sound computer literacy skills
• Be qualified and have a current NZ Teachers Council Practicing Certificate with a minimum of Provisional Registration. Experienced unqualified teacher would be considered.
• Applicants for this position must have NZ residency and valid NZ work visa.
We offer:
An opportunity to work in a very unique preschool.
Ongoing professional development and mentoring.
An excellent work environment with people who care.

Please apply with a covering letter and C.V to: 

Abbey Mackenzie (Director)


27 West Belt 
Lincoln 7608
info@melodiespreschool.co.nz

03 325 2227

Applications Close 5.00pm, Sunday 20th May 2018

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