Early Childhood Teacher - Nursery

NA Lincoln, Canterbury


  • Suitable for newly qualified graduates
  • Under twos
  • Fixed Term until December 2018

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.  

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 December 2017 through until December 2018. We are a well-resourced centre that embraces environmental education opportunities and the principles of Enviroschools.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • be a qualified Early Childhood Teacher (or close to graduating)
  • enjoy teaching in an environment of excellence, reflective practice and inquiry based learning
  • take pride in our imaginative approach to inspiring our children with enthusiasm and a sense of fun
  • be passionate about working with infants and toddlers in an environment inspired by RIE and Pikler philosophies
  • be looking to build on your strengths in an environment that supports 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.

 All applications must be received by 1st December 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.