Stems Educators have access to all the following benefits:

  • Annual resource grant to spend as you choose on your environment
  • FREE NZQA First Aid Training
  • FREE 2x weekly Playgroups
  • FREE weekly Music and Movement Session
  • FREE Playball gross motor skill development programme
  • FREE summer swimming lessons
  • FREE Professional Development
  • Ongoing community outings and social events
  • Membership to the NZ Home Base Care Association including full Public Liability Insurance
  • Individual, case-by-case grants to cover specific, child-related learning courses/workshops
  • Access to FREE training up to Level 4 in Early Childhood Education through the Open Polytechnic
  • Individualised marketing and support for your business

If you have your own pre-school child/ren at home, they too receive FREE access to all Stems run outings and events! A great perk for our busy home educators.


Ph:    0800 78 33 78


P.O. Box 33254, Barrington, Christchurch 8244

For all Christchurch queries:


021 852425 or

For all Auckland queries:


027 3662540 or