Programme Facilitator (Space) – Mornington Playcentre


Lower South Island Region are searching for a motivated and enthusiastic Programme Facilitator to join our team.  We have a position available particularly at Mornington Playcentre to run a programme that will work with babies and their whānau as a part of our Space Programme.

As a Programme Facilitator, you and your co-facilitator will help parents and their babies connect with other new parents while exploring parenting, children’s development and most importantly, play. 

Closing date: 20 May 2022

Start date:

6 June 2022

Position location:

Mornington Playcentre, 37 Durnham St, Mornington, Dunedin, 9011


3.5 hours per week. Wednesdays, 12.45pm – 4.15 pm. Potential for more hours. Term time only.  

The ideal candidate will:

  • Minimum qualification: C5, level 5 or an equivalent ECE qualification;
  • Hold a current First Aid Certificate or be prepared to complete this;
  • Be prepared to facilitate across multiple centres

Desirable skills and experience will include:

  • A passion for working with new babies and children (aged up to 6 years) alongside parents and caregivers;
  • Knowledge and understanding of the value of Playcentre and its philosophy;
  • Knowledge and commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and using Te Reo on session;
  • Knowledge and understanding of how to apply Te Whāriki;
  • Having great interpersonal and communication skills, with confidence speaking within a group;
  • Having completed prior Space training will be advantageous but is not necessary.

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

Closing date:

20 May 2022

How to apply:

For further information, a position description or to apply for this role with your CV and Cover Letter, please contact mailto:[email protected] using “LSI – PF Mornington” in the subject line.  

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