Early Childhood Teacher

NA Lincoln, Canterbury


Lincoln University is New Zealand’s specialist land-based university with research and teaching focused on three causes of global significance: namely, feed the world, protect the future and live well.


Lincoln University operates a number of commercial and trading entities that complement its principal teaching and research roles. Lincoln Hospitality Ltd (LHL) is a subsidiary of Lincoln University providing hospitality, accommodation, recreation and childcare services to students, staff, visitors to campus and a range of external organisations.  Lincoln Hospitality Ltd offers a busy and motivating environment to work in with over 100 employees.

Our early childhood centre operates on campus and right now our small friendly team are looking for a teacher to join the nursery whānau to cover a maternity leave position from November 2017 through until December 2018. We are a well-resourced centre that embraces environmental education opportunities and the principles of Enviroschools.

You will enjoy teaching in an environment of excellence, reflective practice and inquiry based learning. We take pride in our imaginative approach to inspiring our children with enthusiasm and a sense of fun.

Our children come from diverse cultural backgrounds. We are looking for a passionate qualified teacher who is interested in working with infants and toddlers in an environment that is inspired by RIE and Pikler philosophies, and is looking to build on their strengths in an environment that supports their professional development.

Position Description 

Further information please contact Human Resources on 03 423 0590.  All applications should be accompanied by a covering letter and CV.

Suitable for recent graduates.

 All applications must be received by 2nd October 2017.

Lincoln University is an EEO employer, actively seeks to meet its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi and is committed to being a Māori responsive and knowledgeable institution.