The Learning Centre

Because Every Child Flourishes With TLC

The Learning Centre in Ponsonby, also known as TLC, is a full day childcare centre, which provides the highest quality of care, with small group sizes, the best teacher to child ratios, and caring, dedicated and qualified teachers. In a villa in Ponsonby, the emphasis is on providing a homely, natural environment with healthy food, and genuinely caring caregiving. 

Infant & Toddler Teacher, Interested in RIE©/Magda Gerber's Educaring© approach

Are you interested in the works of Magda Gerber and Emmi Pikler? Are you keen to put this into practice in a centre fully committed to RIE© and Magda Gerber's Educaring© approach?

We are looking for a full time, energetic teacher who is passionate about working with toddlers and willing to work across all age groups. You will have a good understanding of what healthy attachment relationships looks like. 

Our commitment to RIE© is evident the mentoring approach used in daily practice with teachers, the value we place on key caregiving, excellent ratios (1:3 for under ones, and 1:4 for 1-2.5 years, and 1:5 for 2.5-3 years) and continuity of care for children where possible.

The Learning Centre is a small family owned, well-respected childcare centre located in the heart of Ponsonby. We are dedicated to providing quality child care, within a nurturing environment, we are looking for a highly motivated teacher be part of a friendly, vibrant and dynamic team environment. In our last ERO report, we were VERY WELL PLACED to promote positive learning outcomes for children.

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

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to: Ania Wojcikowski at


Relievers Required

Passionate about early childhood and want to work with a highly professional team of super passionate teachers? We are looking for regular relievers to work with our over two and a half year olds. Please email with your CV and a covering letter. 



96 Vermont St, Ponsonby, Auckland.                                                              Phone: 09 376 6857