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Why Join HGKs as an Educator?

Our aim is to help you by providing you with lots of resources, ideas and support so that you can focus on looking after the children in your care.

If you are looking for a home based job, at Home Grown Kids we have hundreds of Educators across New Zealand providing quality Home Based Education to the children in their care. And earning an income for doing so. You can read about some of our Educators and the areas we work in here.

Why HGK should be your service of choice

  1. We have been around since 1997, so with almost 20 years in the business you can be reassured we aren't 'fly by nighters'.
  2. We are family owned and operated and the directors have an active role within the company. Read more here.
  3. We have committed and loyal Visiting Teachers and office staff. The average length of service with HGK is 8 years and counting!
  4. You will have access to easy online record keeping using our custom built online attendance and payment system. You will also have access to our online resource centre with thousands of documents to choose from. This is a members only area and includes:
  5. Our programme and support resources are second to none.
  6. Online recording using Storypark to showcase children's learning and development, encouraging interaction and contribution from whanau.
  7. Educator payments are guaranteed (some conditions apply).
  8. You will deal with real people, who will know who you are.
  9. Free playgroups and heavily subsidised (if not free) outings.
  10. Free first aid certificates and marketing packs laden with goodies so you can self promote.
Sam branded Tees 200Do you have some questions? Call our team on 0508 44 5437 or drop us an email. We are friendly and here to help
As an Educator will will have access to our HGK branded images, which you can download and use for signs, posters, car stickers, hats, and T shirts for your care children. You can even have a badge made if you would like, we have contacts and can arrange it all for you.
We also provide all of our new Educators with resources to help them set up their business and get going:
We are committed to assisting our dedicated educators and nannies to grow, train, and extend their knowledge of Early Childhood, and yes, you can make good money while working from home! Our Office team are available to assist you with any questions, and if you need to talk to the directors we are available too!

quote I just wanted to say thank you for the last 10 or so years I've been with HGK. It's been a positive experience and I've recommended HGK to everyone I've been in contact with...Cheers for all your support, advice and communications during my time with you."

Watch our 30 second clip outlining why it is so great to be a home-based educator with Home Grown Kids...

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If you would like to enquire about becoming an Educator with us, fill out our Educator enquiry form.

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