PLD Facilitator – NZ Wide

All Regions

We’re after passionate educators to inspire pedagogical knowledge and leadership within Te Whānau Tupu Ngātahi o Aotearoa.  The role includes working with Playcentre kaiako (whānau and employed staff) and may also include working with external organisations in the future.  Current programmes focus on implementing the objectives and priorities of the Statement of National Education and Learning Priorities, internal evaluation and strengthening pedagogical leadership.  These positions are an exciting opportunity to grow the scope of professional learning within Playcentre Aotearoa and in the wider education sector. 

Closing date: 9am, 12 September 2022

The role involves a mix of in-person and online facilitation, as well contributing to the creation of learning resources.  Preparation, reporting and resource development can be done from home or from a regional office by arrangement.  The positions include significant travel, with reimbursed travel costs.  Willingness to travel and availability to be stay away from home for 1-2 nights at a time are a must. 

The positions are scoped at 0.8 FTE (32 hours per week) with hours negotiable.   

 Priority will be given to candidates with: 

  • 10+ years Playcentre/ECE experience across a breadth of centres 
  • Significant adult facilitation experience and/or qualifications 
  • Understanding of and experience facilitating Te Ao Māori and/or Pasifika concepts 
  • Experience with online facilitation, Microsoft Teams and Office365 
  • Knowledge of the priorities of the NELP 
  • Established relationships with staff and centres across Playcentre regions 
  • Physically located within a high density of Playcentres 
  • ECE teaching qualification and/or experience working in the wider ECE sector beyond Playcentre is desirable but not required 

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

Closing date:

9am, 12 September 2022 

How to apply:

For further information, or to apply for this role, please contact [email protected]  including PLD Facilitator in the subject line.