Waiapu Kids - Te Hapara Whanau Aroha Gisborne

Early childhood centre manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 11:15 AM 01 November 2018
Closes 5pm 24 December 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9nMC

Are you tired of high house prices? Are you over peak hour traffic jams?  Are you an experienced early childhood centre manager who wants to come home or relocate to Gisborne to make a difference for tamariki and their whānau?

We are looking for an experienced ECE manager to join our team. This centre provides care and education for 50 children from 8.30am–3pm each week day with a kaupapa that is around providing high quality childcare based on strong relationships with whānau and underpinned by Christian values.

Candidates will need to have:

  • A passion for tamariki and high-quality teaching practice
  • An alignment with the values of Anglican Care Waiapu
  • An ECE qualification and current NZ teacher registration
  • Proven operational management experience within an early childhood education setting
  • A strong knowledge of current ECE practices and Ministry regulations
  • Sophisticated coaching and mentoring skills 
  • Financial management skills
  • Good judgement
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven experience of establishing strong community connections and building relationships with parents.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to

Jade Holland
(021) 911 610

Download our application form
HRFOR002 Application for Employment Form

Download the position description
JD ECE Centre Manager Waiapu Kids Te Hapara

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9nMC

Listed 11:15 AM 01 November 2018
Closes 5pm 24 December 2018

Waiapu Kids - Te Hapara Whanau Aroha NZ

ECE centre details

Waiapu Kids - Te Hapara Whanau Aroha

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 55078
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Physical address:
776 Childers Road, Te Hapara, Gisborne

Postal Address:
P O Box 227, Napier 4140