the joy of teaching, the love of learning

the joy of teaching, the love of learning


Wairoa Casual Kindergarten Support workers required

Napier Kindergartens are seeking casual kindergarten support work relievers and teacher aides to be available on an as required basis for approximately 4 hours per day.

The pay rate offered for kindergarten support workers and teacher aides is $20.00 per hour plus 8% holiday pay. 
Relievers have the right to decline work offered if they are unavailable.

This role would suit people who are interested in occasional work that fits within school hours and who would be available at short notice.
Kindergarten Support Worker Role Description
Teacher Aide Role Description

 If you are interested in this role, please send to

  • A letter outlining why you would be suitable as a casual reliever
  • A brief work history (CV or resume)
  • Contact details of 2 referees
  • Your contact details
 Please note that you will need to undertake a Police Vetting check before employment can commence.
Casual Relieving Teachers
If you are interested in a place in our casual relieving pool you will need to:
  • Arrange an interview with either Helen 027 442 3163,  or Beth (phone 06 835 7890 extn  2 or 4))
  • Bring in or email your:
    • CV,
    • copies of qualifications,
    • copy of teacher practicing licence,
    • two forms of ID (including at least one photographic form)
    • details of referees who can be contacted
The decision about whether you are considered suitable to be added to our relievers pool will not be made until the above steps and checks have been completed.
Napier Casual Kindergarten Support Worker Relievers 
Casual relieving Kindergarten Support Workers are employed on an as required basis. This would mean that you would be placed on a relievers list, and will be called whenever a reliever is required to cover an absence in a kindergarten. The ideal people for these positions would be:
  • Reliable
  • Physically fit
  • Friendly
  • Flexible
  • Have a can do attitude
  • Have their own transport
  • Enjoy working around young children and are safety conscious
The nature of the work is to support the kindergarten teachers by providing a range of light housekeeping duties, which may include preparation and clean up of art materials.

We pay $ 20.00 per hour plus 8% holiday pay.

All prospective employees need to:
  • be interviewed by Helen or Beth
  • undergo a Police Vetting check prior to employment and have a clear result. These checks can take several weeks to be completed
  •  provide 2 forms of ID including photographic ID (eg Drivers Licence and passport)
  • provide at least 2 referees names & their contact details
  • provide a CV or brief resume of work experience, including at least 5 years of work history

Interested persons should contact the General Manager, Helen McNaughten on 027 442 3163 to arrange an appointment time.  

Contact Us


Phone:  06 835 7890


66 Kennedy Road, Napier

PO Box 4298, Marewa, Napier

New Zealand

Mission and Vision Statements

Our Vision
Learning is child's play and teaching is a passion.

Our Mission:
Children and parents look forward to their kindergarten experience