Membership benefits

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Te Rito Maioha Rules and AGM

The date for the 2021 Annual General Meeting is Thursday 29 July 2021 at 5.30pm

Professional development

Access a range of PLD opportunities at free or discounted member rates.

He Kete Taonga

Access a range of resources to support your te ao Māori journey. 



Te Reo Pantry | He Pātaka Reo

He Pātaka Reo is an online course designed to support you in speaking te reo Māori. Access is free for members.

Human resource advice

Membership offers you access to information, advice and valuable guidance from our inhouse HR specialist during business hours.

Governance and management

Access a range of fact sheets and templates based on centre governance, management and administration best practice.

Library and research

Members have free access to the Taylor & Francis online database.



Access a range of information and links, including the recording of the members only workshop: 'Understanding Self-Care'.

Kaiako resources

Access a range of factsheets to support your professional practice.

Member publications

Receive up to date information, developments and research relevant to the ECE sector direct to your inbox.

Member discounts

Take advantage of member discounts from our range of preferred suppliers.

Advocacy and consultation

We actively seek member views when making submissions and represent ECE sector interests on a variety of advisory groups and forums.

Covid-19 centre advice

You will find our advice for centres to help with this difficult time.


Membership perks

Receive discounted rates for venue and meeting room hire and opportunities to contribute including live Q&A sessions.

ECECA bargaining

Centre members who request Te Rito Maioha to act on their behalf as their ECECA bargaining agent receive significant discount on their bargaining fees.