Westgate Qualified Teacher

New Shoots Westgate is looking for a full-time qualified ECE teacher to join our teaching team in our purpose built early childhood centre in Westgate Auckland. You will be a passionate teacher with great communication skills and a positive team player. We pride ourselves on the relationships we build with our families so you will too. You will be heavily involved in all areas of our children’s learning and have a respectful and loving approach. You will take great pride in your role as an ECE teacher and share your passion with our families. New Shoots Children’s Centres are privately owned and operated by passionate and experienced early childhood practitioners. You will be well supported within a strong, experienced and professional teaching team.

As well as pay parity remuneration New Shoots also offer: 

  • A stunning and positive working family environment
  • Learning opportunities and study support
  • Uniform supplied
  • Smaller ratios to build solid and meaningful relationships
  • A fun and friendly working culture
  • Supportive and friendly management team
  • Amazing resources designed to help children learn through play


Working knowledge of the Pikler, Reggio and Gardner philosophies, which strongly inspire our programme, would also be an advantage. If you would like to learn more about New Shoots, head to newshoots.co.nz. To apply please send a cover letter and your CV to Pip Phillips by emailing recruitment@newshoots.co.nz

Enrolment Conditions

New Shoots operates as a full day service and do not offer short days or sessions;
Our fees include high quality teacher ratios above Ministry of Education Standards;
Minimum enrolment is two days per week; A $50 enrolment fee will be due upon enrolment to confirm your place;
Two weeks notice is required when terminating enrolment; 10% discount is applicable to your eldest child’s fees if you have two or more children attending New Shoots full time;
Nappies and food are provided; and Formula is not provided – this must be brought in from home if required. 

To be read in conjunction with the Fee Policy.
Fees effective from 1st April 2022.