What does the issue of pay mean for you as a teacher, and the tamariki you teach?
As a teacher who takes on extra responsibilities it would be good to be recognised for this extra mahi.
What will it take to fix pay for kindergarten teachers?
Having units paid as extra, as happens in the primary sector, to reflect the extra work done.
There is not any incentive to take on anything extra – we could just coast on the bare minimum like some of our colleagues and do nothing extra.
When we fix pay for kindergarten teachers, what impact will that change have on you as a teacher, and the tamariki you teach?
More kaiako might take on extra and share the load.