Part-time Playgroup Co-ordinator
Kapiti Uniting Parish is seeking to employ a person for 11 hours per week, to lead and co-ordinate Playgroups for parents/carers and preschool children, two mornings a week during primary school terms, including pastoral support to families. The overall aim of the Playgroups is to support and enhance outreach activities of the Parish by providing a place for parents/caregivers and young children to meet on a regular basis within a secure, caring and supportive environment that reflects the essential tenets of the Christian faith.
The Playgroup Co-ordinator will be responsible for the two existing playgroups within the Parish:
Raumati Playgroup Monday 9.30 am to 11.30 am
Waikanae Playgroup Friday 9.30 am to 11.30 am
The Playgroup Co-ordinator will need an understanding of local communities as well as the Kapiti Uniting Parish and its place and influence in the community.
As this is an essential part of the outreach ministry of the Parish the Playgroup Co-ordinator will demonstrate the Christian faith and build links with the Ministry team and other church members in the Parish.
Appropriate qualifications, which may include a teaching background in early childhood or primary, previous Playcentre experience or qualifications. Previous experience in any of the helping professions and a desire to participate in an appropriate way in this outreach programme of the Parish may also be considered.
The Co-ordinator will be capable of meeting all aspects of the job description in a responsible and committed way. Oversight will be provided by the Playgroup’s support committee and individual support will be available from a designated experienced person on a regular basis in order to achieve desired outcomes.
Have a clean current driver’s licence.
Hold a current My Vaccine Pass.
The following may be completed at the time of employment: police vetting process and criminal convictions check including traffic infringements.
Eligibility to work in New Zealand.
Secretary of Parish Council
Kapiti Uniting Parish
10 Weka Road
Raumati Beach, Paraparaumu 5032
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