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BestStart Inglewood Taranaki

Centre manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

Listed 9:26 AM 25 July 2017
Closes 21 August 2017
Vacancy reference #: 1H9dfu

Located in the middle of Inglewood, our beautiful Lockwood centre is licensed for 65 children, aged 3 months to school age.

Our team take pride in their role and are there to support and help children develop skills to become capable, confident, lifelong learners. 

Our awesome centre manager is transferring to a different BestStart centre closer to home. So we’re now on the lookout for that special someone to continue the team support as centre manager.

You’ll be an innovative and passionate leader, ensuring the smooth day-to-day operations of the centre and supporting the team to ensure that expectations are exceeded.

As centre manager, you’ll be responsible for ensuring that the centre operates as an exciting, safe, fun-filled centre based on quality and genuine interactions between staff, children, and family. 

The role involves leading, managing and inspiring the centre team to ensure the highest standards of early learning and care are maintained. You will have excellent leadership qualities and motivate others to do the same while meeting administrative expectations, compliance requirements and striving to achieve financial performance targets.

The successful applicant will need:

  • BEd/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Proven success working in a management or supervision position
  • Strong administration/financial background would be desirable
  • Ability to promote the centre to the local community.

You will be well-supported by weekly visits and communications from our excellent team of business and professional services managers as well a designated leadership coach from our Learning and Development team.

You’ll also receive quality training and development opportunities within the region and nationally. Your hard work and commitment will be rewarded with a competitive salary, medical insurance, subsidised childcare and career advancement opportunities.

How to apply

Please apply via the BestStart careers site. For a confidential chat about the role, contact:

Hilary Bourke, Business Manager
hilary.bourke@best-start.org
(027) 212 9580

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9dfu

Listed 9:26 AM 25 July 2017
Closes 21 August 2017

BestStart Inglewood NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Inglewood

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 59

Service ID: 50120
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Physical address:
44 Cutfield Street, Inglewood

Postal Address:
P O Box 276177, Manukau City, South Auckland 2241