Centre Support Worker - Wellington region - Fixed-term


Exciting opportunity for someone with a passion for Playcentre.

Fixed-term role required now until the end of Term 1 2021 (16 April 2021)

Closing date: Wednesday 11th November 2020

Playcentre Aotearoa is an organisation that is committed to its mission of Whānau Tupu Ngātahi – Families growing together.

To support this we employ people who can visit centres, building relationships and helping them ensure they provide the highest quality session to children possible.

We are recruiting for a Centre Support Worker for two Playcentres in the Wellington region for around four hours per week. Travel is required.  The incumbent will empower and support Playcentre members with curriculum (Licensing C1-C13 & Te Whāriki), role modelling, teamwork, philosophy and ongoing evaluation. The role will provide consistency and knowledge of Playcentre philosophy to centres.

Skills and experience

  • Strong passion for Playcentre
  • Knowledge of and commitment to uphold Playcentre Philosophy
  • Hold a minimum of Playcentre Course 3 Certificate or equivalent
  • Commitment to biculturalism
  • Strong knowledge of Te Whāriki
  • Solution focused
  • Excellent communication skills (experience in facilitation and mediation for conflict)
  • Computer literate
  • Hold a current and valid full drivers license.

To apply

Send your expression of interest and CV to Louise Turnbull, Centre Support Coordinator at [email protected] . A job description can be emailed on request.

Closing date

Wednesday 11th November 2020