Caregiver (BestStart Naenae)

BestStart Educare

Come join this culturally diverse, community focused centre and be a caregiver with the team at BestStart Naenae.

  • Care for our fantastic preschoolers
  • Great work/life balance
  • Looking for a role over the silly season/summer? Apply today!
At BestStart Naenae we embrace the diversity of our Naenae community, building meaningful connections that provide children with rich learning opportunities and create a sense of belonging for them and their whanau.

Our incredible centre is looking for a part-time caregiver to care for our preschoolers. This is a part-time role, working 16 hours a week on a fixed-term contract until March 2021. The days/hours are negotiable based on the right candidate. 

What is important to us: 
  • Community at heart
  • Whanau (Whanaungatanga)
  • Celebrating culture
  • School connections
  • Ngahere Tamariki (Children of the Forest)
Exciting learning opportunities happen for children all day, every day. We provide experiences that the children are interested in, going above and beyond to extend the children’s learning and encourage them to become curious thinkers.

Our ideal applicant will have the following attributes:
  • Flexible and collaborative attitude
  • Ability to show initiative 
  • Caring and nurturing personality 
  • Ability to build strong relationships with children, whanau and fellow team members 
  • An ECE qualification is not necessary but experience working with children is preferred
As a member of the BestStart family you can expect the following in return for your hard work and commitment to providing excellence in education:
  • Competitive wage
  • Healthcare insurance
  • Access to discounted childcare
  • Fantastic fully supported personal development opportunities to further develop your skills, knowledge and career!
  • Staff uniform


If this sounds like you, please APPLY today!