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Qualified Teacher/Teacher in training

William Booth Educare, Upper Hutt

The Salvation Army Early Childhood Education Centres provide quality, Christian Early Childhood Care and Education and wrap around whānau care services in the local community. Our core values are Awhi/Aroha, Whanaungatanga, Manaakitanga and Wairua.  

We are looking for a qualified and registered teacher or a teacher in training for one year maternity cover. If you are someone who greatly values respect in teaching, has lots of energy, an enthusiastic approach to learning and working with the community, and can interweave Christian faith and values into the centre then we would love to hear from you.

You will be welcomed and valued in our team, as we are a team that is caring, loving and enjoy being helpful as we care for our small group of children. We are an early childhood education centre located in Trentham, Upper Hutt, we offer 5 hours non-contact each week, teacher pay parity and 12 days of sick leave.

We are a small mixed age centre and foster Tuakana-Teina relationships between tamariki. You will be working 35 hours per week, 8:15 am - 4:00 pm for the Maternity cover position. Looking to start in early January 2023.

About The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army has been transforming lives since 1865.  We work in over 130 countries, coordinated by our International Headquarters in London and we are a registered charity under the Charities Act 2005.  The Army has over 2,000 officers and employees in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa and is recognised as a high value employer.  The mission of The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa is caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society.

Contact information

For more information about this role please contact Yinyu Luo by email yinyu.luo@salvationarmy.org.nz


To apply please send your cover letter, CV (including referee details) and completed application form to: yinyu.luo@salvationarmy.org.nz

Application form can be downloaded from: https://www.salvationarmy.org.nz/help-us/career-opportunities

Applicants for this position will need to have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.  All employment offers are subject to the completion of a satisfactory Ministry of Justice clearance/Police Check (where applicable).

Closing date

Applications close by 5:00 pm on Sunday, 9 October 2022.

The Salvation Army is a worldwide evangelical Christian church and human service provider. It is committed to caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society – all through the love of God shown in Jesus. The successful applicant should therefore show an ability to identify with the mission and values of The Salvation Army.

The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

The Salvation Army is committed to cultural diversity, and in New Zealand, our Tiriti partnership.

The Salvation Army is committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of vulnerable people, including children, and upholding their rights to protection from abuse and/or neglect.