Current Vacancies - Support Team

We have a role available in our centre for a kitchen and teacher assistant.

This role would suit someone who has an interest in working with children and growing and developing their knowledge in this area. You must be respectful, friendly and approachable with great intuitive for pitching in and helping out. You are confident and know your way around a kitchen. 

The exact hours will be discussed with applicants but will include one full day in the kitchen on a Friday, two days supporting the team and children in the centre and ideally some flexibility to pick up the further two days as required. 

Oma Rāpeti ELC is a beautiful little centre right in the middle of the city with a connected and happy team. To apply, please email a CV and cover letter to

Current Vacancies - Teaching Team

Thanks for taking a look at our careers page here at Oma Rāpeti ELC. Unfortunately we do not have vacancies within our teaching team currently. 

We are always on the look out for regular relief team members (both qualified and unqualified) that can build relationships with our children and provide support when our team needs. If you have regular flexibility and would like to spend some time with us, please reach out.

We may also have some roles coming up in the future. If you are really interested in working here at Oma Rāpeti and find that our philosophy really speaks to you, then it is worth reaching out. We love to recruit through word of mouth rather than advertising. Please contact our senior team at if you are interested.

Lastly, if you simply want to be notified of any upcoming roles then please join our mailing list as an educator. We will be sure to send out an email if we have anything coming up.

Ngā mihi,

The Oma Rāpeti Team 

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The time might not be right at the moment, but can you see yourself working for Oma Rāpeti in the future? Then please join our mailing list as we aim to recruit through word of mouth and our networks. We find that this is the perfect way to get someone who is aligned to our philosophy and excited about working in a small centre that is truly passionate about doing the best for our children and team.  If you select that you are an educator, we promise not to overload your emails and will only let you know about available positions or teaching resources/blogs we put out from time to time. 

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