Careers at Little Moa's

Would you like to work at a sustainable, holistic Early Learning Centre in Auckland? We'd love to hear from you!

At Little Moa's Early Learning Centre, we are always looking for extraordinary teachers to join our industry-leading team that keeps defining the future of Early childhood education in New Zealand and the world.


Current Positions Available:

Are you interested in sustainability and want to learn more alongside our little learners to make a change for their future? If you have a passion for teaching and learning with our younger generations we want to hear from you!

Preschool Teacher:  Our Rata Grove, learning space for children 3.5-4 years old needs a passionate qualified teacher to join in and learn alongside our oldest tamariki. This role is open to full time or part-time hours such as 24-35 hours a week  - we are open to discussion, feel free to get in touch with us to explore some options. 

At Little Moas, you will be working in a supportive team environment, with hands on educational leaders, great ratios and an abundance of natural materials and resources. You will be immersed in an environment that has been designed with nature in mind, to support sustainable practices such as gardening, composting and worm farming. From us you will receive; full reimbursement for teacher registration costs, first aid certification, uniform and five weeks annual leave per year. We provide a comprehensive induction program with regular and ongoing mentoring and professional development as you grow through your own learning journey with us.

Sustainable practice sits at the core of our values and it is important to us that kaiako share this passion for change and growth in our industry. Join us if you are able to contribute to programme planning and document episodes of meaningful learning for our children. We want to hear from you if you are competent with knowing and being guided by, Te Whariki and hold a deep understanding of respectful care and education for children.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


We are always interested in hearing from anybody who is interested in casual or relieving work as well or just looking to get a feel for the world of ECE. Feel free to get in touch if you are interested.


Little Moa's Early Learning Centre Auckland | Mt Wellington - Ellerslie

Whether you are qualified or not, or if you are studying and looking to do training hours, please use the form to the right or contact Little Moas Early Learning Centre to find out if there is any availability.

Please note that we might not have a position for you at the time of sending your CV and career application, but we will keep your information on file and contact you when a suitable position comes up.

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Play builds brain pathways for Thinking, Creativity, Flexibility, Empathy and many other life long skills.

“Heather Shumaker”