SPACE Facilitator


The Central North Region is searching for fabulous people to train and work as Space facilitators. As a Space Facilitator you and your Co-Facilitator will help parents and their babies connect with other new parents, while exploring parenting, children’s development and play.

Closing date: Open

About the role

Space is an amazing programme that gives new parents that “village” they need to help raise their baby. Some Space participants naturally go on to become Playcentre families.
Please visit the Space NZ website for more information on Space and for more information on Playcentre. Visit our Facebook Page Space at Waikato Playcentres


We are wanting to grow Space within the Central North Region our immediate need for Facilitators is in Hamilton/Cambridge/Morrinsville/Te Awamutu


Space facilitator contracts are fixed term for the length of each programme. The programme usually runs for four terms and is 3.5 hours a week. Some of our Space facilitators run more than one programme and so being a Space facilitator can be a very viable part time role that fits within school hours.

Skills and experience required

To be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will:
Have Playcentre Course 4 or Level 4 or hold an ECE degree or diploma. (Playcentre Course 3 applicants will be considered with preference given to those working toward Playcentre Level 4).
Hold a current First Aid Certificate or prepared to complete this training
Be a fantastic communicator with the ability to speak within a group.
Be prepared to complete Space NZ training online and face to face (paid for by NZPF)
Be prepared to facilitate at multiple locations

To Apply

For an application pack please contact us at [email protected] or Catherine 07 929 2127