Session Facilitator – Tahuna Playcentre (Fixed-term)

Central North Island

Tahuna Playcentre are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Session Facilitator to join our well-resourced and vibrant Playcentre Community for one session per week, on a fixed-term basis. You will work alongside our members and tamariki to guide session activities, facilitate learning using child led play and positive guidance, support planning and assessment for learning and positively support the Playcentre education programme.

Closing date: 30 August 2022

Start date:

21 October 2022


Tahuna Playcentre located at Tahuna School, Tahuna

Days & hours:

3 hours/ 1 session per week, Friday, 9.00am – 12.00pm, during term time only. Possibility position will increase to 6 hours/ 2 session per week.

This position is currently for a fixed term ending 7 April 2023.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Hold a Playcentre Course 3 qualification or higher, or Early Childhood qualification;
  • Hold a current First Aid Certificate is preferred

Desirable skills and experience will include:

  • A passion for Playcentre and our philosophy;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with experience at Centre level with tamariki and adults;
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of Te Whāriki and commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi;
  • Ability to support and empower parents, whānau and caregivers in their role as Kaiako;
  • Passion for supporting Te Reo Māori and tikanga and engaging all whānau to feel a sense of belonging on our sessions

Closing date:

 30 August 2022

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

How to apply:

For further information, or to apply for this role, please contact ‘[email protected]’. Please include “CNI SF Tahuna” in the subject line.