Current Vacancies

We have a maternity position available in our Meadow.

Are you an amazing early childhood teacher who wants to work in a RIEĀ® and Pikler inspired centre? 

Come and join our whanau! 

One of our wonderful team is heading off on maternity leave leaving a position available in our over 2's center, The Meadow. This position can be either a full time, 12-month contract or a permanent position. 

Who are we?

Oma Rapeti is a privately owned, environmentally focused childcare centre in Freemans Bay. We have a strong team who are incredibly passionate about our children and whanau. Our owners believe in supporting and encouraging our teachers to take care of themselves and maintain a work/life balance. We have an amazing roster that allows you to do 3.5hrs work from home (non-contact) one day per fortnight, leaving the rest of the day to yourself! We also have weekly yoga classes and regular casual team bonding events.You will have non-contact time during the week (over and above your 3.5hrs from home), low ratios on the floor and regular professional development opportunities.

Who are you?

You love what you do and wish to continue your learning. You may have completed some RIEĀ® or Pikler training or simply wish to learn more. You are either provisionally or fully registered. You love working within a team. You have a genuine joy and passion to be at work each day, with a friendly disposition. 

Please take a quick look at our website ( for some more information about who we are.

This is a full-time, permanent position, or a 12-month contract, depending on your needs.

To apply, please send a covering letter and your CV to

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


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