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Tips for Recognising and Managing Stress During Major Events

When we are faced with situations that may require a high level of mental or physical effort including preparation for possible injury or emotional distress, our body has instinctive mechanisms... Read More

Promoting Active Kiwi Kids

One in nine children (11%) aged two to 14 years were classified as obese in the last New Zealand Health Survey (2014/15), up from 8% in the 2006/2007 survey. Read More

Awesome Au Pair

After returning to her demanding job as a midwife in Wellington, Rhonda needed flexible childcare for Jethro (three) and Frankie (five). Read More

Slip, Slop, Slap and Wrap

How careful do we need to be with babies? Read More

Because Science Says So

At PORSE you’ll often hear us talk about the importance of ‘secure attachment relationships’ or the importance of ‘being in relationship’.  While it might sound like a nice warm and... Read More

PORSE and Your Child's Pre-school Years

Being in a secure attachment relationship with one special educator is not just important in their first year, but right through the first 1,000 days. Read More

Saying Goodbye - Separation Anxiety

By Erin Maloney, General Manager of PORSE Education & Training Read More

ECE is for me! PORSE Nanny Intern Feature

When Lisa McEwing left school and started working at one of the local garages in Dargaville she never imagined she would end up in early childhood education.

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Becoming an Educator - FAQs

Ever wondered what is required to become an in-home educator?  We have all your answers here.

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Spread the Love - PORSE Educator Refer a Friend

Ask Jo Davison about her job and you could walk away inspired to seek a new career. The Dunedin educator joined PORSE six years ago and loves it so much, she’s brought five friends on-board!

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