Session Support Worker - Newlands Tamariki Playcentre,


Are your passionate about Early Childhood Education?

Could you support parents with the running of sessions?

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic session support worker to join our well-resourced and vibrant Playcentre Community.

Closing Date: Thursday 4 April 2021.


Newlands Tamariki Playcentre, 134 Newlands Road, Newlands


Part time


1 session per week – Thursday 8.45am – 12.45pm

Role commences:  Term (from 4 May)

Successful applicants will have:

  • A passion for working with children aged 0 – 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 Whariki;
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Skilled at leading and empowering a team from diverse backgrounds;
  • Completed Playcentre Course 3 or hold an equivalent ECE qualification.

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

For further information, a position description or to apply for either of these roles, please contact Human Resources – mailto:

Louise Turnbull

[email protected] Please use “LNI SF/SSW Newlands/Johnsonville” in the subject line.

Applications Close:

Thursday 4 April 2021.