Work for us!

At Oamaru Kindergarten Association we pride ourselves on our commitment to excellence in teaching and learning.

All of our teachers receive ongoing professional development and support from an Education Services Manager.

As an early childhood teacher on you will be at the cutting edge of education, and play a critical role in helping young children along a pathway of lifelong learning.

To apply for a teaching position with Oamaru Kindergarten Association, applicants must hold:

  • Diploma or Bachelor Degree in Early Childhood Education
  • Current Practising Certificate
  • Current First Aid Certificate

All teachers working with children in Oamaru Kindergartens are qualified. This means that you will be part of a team where all members have professional knowledge and understanding of children’s learning and development.


All teachers working for us must either hold a certificate of full registration or be working towards it.

You will be supported as you work through the registration period, with a professional and individualised advice and guidance programme.