At Busy C's we are always interested in hearing from qualified early childhood kaiako/teachers who are passionate and committed to the profession and who enjoy working as part of a fun, innovative and supportive team.

Some of the great things being part of the Busy C's team can offer include:

  • A competitive salary
  • Support for the registration process – mentor program available to provide advice and guidance
  • Strong management commitment to ongoing professional development

The centre is managed well and teachers told ERO that they felt well supported. The licensee and teachers reflect on and review their practices and operations. (ERO, 2010)

  • A committed, professional, fun, energetic, and supportive team
  • Non contact time for documenting learning in individual portfolios and programme planning
  • Although primarily based in the over or under two areas kaiako have the ability to build relationships and spend time with both over and under twos due to the open nature of the centre
  • Use of the Management Kombi van
  • A warm, friendly community and stunning location with views over the harbour and port hills

If you would like us to let you know when a position becomes available please e-mail us at the address on the bottom of the page.

Positions Currently Available

We are seeking a wonderful O2s kaiako. They would have experience, passion and humour – and share our values and aspirations. They would be a reflective kaiako with an ongoing interest in professional development, be committed to contributing to the centre’s internal evaluations, have a strength in providing clear evidence-based documentation, have good time management, and enjoy working with our supportive team of 100% qualified early childhood education professionals.




16 Winchester St, Lyttelton, NZ Tel: 03 3288211