Session Support -Temporary Part Time Position

Wellington

Island Bay Playcentre in Wellington is looking for a motivated person who is enthusiastic, fun loving and creative to join their parent-led team on Tuesday and Wednesday for Term 2 and 3.

Closing date: 5pm Tuesday 9th April 2019

About the role

Island Bay Playcentre is based on the South Coast of Wellington. We provide unique and high-quality learning experiences for young children (aged 0-6) and their families to play and grow together. We have great facilities that are centrally located in Island Bay Village, on a bus route and operate 4 sessions a week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Fridays.
We are looking for a motivated person who is enthusiastic, fun loving and creative to join our parent-led team on Tuesday and Wednesday for Term 2 and 3. The ideal candidate must be at least Playcentre course 2 or PEA qualified for licensing. Most importantly would have a great sense of humour, be reliable and flexible, and be committed to providing the best possible care and education of our tamariki.

Hours

Temporary Part-time Position for Terms 2 and 3. Tuesday and Wednesday 8.45am – 12.45pm (4 hours per session) 8 hours per week, plus up to 2 hours planning per school term to attend an evening planning meeting (LEAP Meeting)

Skills and experience required

The successful applicant will have:
* passion for Playcentre and our philosophy
* a warm and nurturing manner; respectful of the interests and capabilities of all whanau
* easy going and willing to support our parent led duty team
* great interpersonal and communication skills with all ages and a willingness to incorporate Te Reo Maori into session
* qualified to Playcentre Course Level 3 or equivalent is desired, a minimum of Playcentre Course Level 2 or PEA is required
* knowledge of Island Bay Playcentre would be beneficial, however we would welcome someone new to our community.

Closing date

Application close 5pm Tuesday 9th April 2019.

To apply

Please email Philippa [email protected] for an application form. If you have any questions, please phone Philippa on 021 570 834. Click on www.playcentre.org.nz to find out more about Playcentre.