Fees

Fee At Kinderen we do not believe in limiting family’s choices, so we encourage you to bring your child in for whatever hours suit you, there is no minimum requirement for the week or on any given day. We do receive government funding and based on how that works, we...

Family Events

Whānau | Family Events At Kinderen, we love to get together with all our children and their families. This happens regularly throughout the year with ‘Shared Kai (food)’ opportunities both during the day and after work. Shared Kai is usually to celebrate something...

Parent Consultation

Parent Consultation Kinderen demonstrates a huge commitment to parent consultation through many different avenues. We employ a kanohi ki te kanohi approach to communication, face to face conversations allow us to build on our relationships as well as to pass an...

Learning Portfolios

Learning Portfolios Children’s Portfolios – Records of Learning Kinderen uses an on-line portfolio system called Storypark. Portfolios belong to each individual child and are storybooks of that child’s learning pathways, interests, and skills as they grow and learn....

Our People

Our People Shona Flannery – Manager and Owner I have been working at Kinderen since 1992, both my children were ‘Kinderen Babies”. My sister Karen Vandenberg in 1986 first opened Kinderen, when she saw a need in the New Plymouth community for mothers returning to work...