Teaching Position

1/ 9/2019
We are seeking a passionate, motivated early childhood teacher to join our small teaching team working with 3-5 year olds in our mixed aged centre.   Please email your C.V and any direct enquiries to:    Lizzy Ferris  Co-Manager  flipperschildcare@xtra.co.nz    For more details about our centre, teaching philosophy and priorities for children's learning click here  Applications close January 25th 2019  &n ... Read More

New Year Newsletter

1/ 7/2019
Happy New Year Whanau!   Check out the latest news and learning including a teacher change for 2019 : (  Read it here now!  The Flippers Team 

November Newsletter

Kia Ora whanau,    Check out the latest news and learning from Flippers here 

Red Day

Save the Children: Charlie's Challenge | 11/11/2018
      We've created the following page to support Save the Children New Zealand  by raising money as part of our participation in Charlie's Challenge.  On Tuesday the 27th November we are setting a challenge: we are aiming to have everyone wearing red to support Save the Children. Donations can be made here from today onwards. Please help us help them by giving whatever you can by clicking on the link below. The more people that know ... Read More

October Newsletter

11/ 4/2018
Kia Ora whanau,    Check out the latest news from Flippers here, including dates for the Annual Flippers Christmas party   Happy Reading! 

September Newsletter

10/ 1/2018
Kia Ora Flippers whanau,    Check out September's news and learning here 

August Newsletter

9/ 3/2018
Check out the latest news and learning from Flippers here

Otago Polyfest Programme 2018

9/ 3/2018
Click here for the Otago Polyfest 2018 full programme 

July Newsletter

  Check out the latest highlights and learning for Flippers here

Latest ERO Report

As you may remember, in May we had ERO (Education Review Office) visit to evaluate and report on the quality of education and care of the children at Flippers.  ERO said: "The centre effectively promotes children’s learning and wellbeing. Children enjoy caring and sensitive relationships with each other and their teachers. Teachers know the children well, including knowing them as learners. Careful assessment and planning for individual children guides teachers’ ... Read More

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