Educare Tawa Wellington

Area manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

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

Listed 9:56 AM 05 November 2018
Closes 07 December 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9n_Z

Educare Early Learning Centres has an exciting opportunity for an area manager to join our family owned and family-oriented business, commencing January 2019. This position will be for 24 hours per week.

We are proud to be driving exceptional standards of education and care across the North Island. As we expand into the South Island, we are seeking a passionate and motivated area manager based in Wellington, who can support our transition into Canterbury.

The area manager will be responsible for our centres based in Wellington and Christchurch so travel flexibility is essential. There will also be travel to our head office based in Whangarei.

Our preferred area manager will have a strong background in ECE and excellent pedagogical teaching and leadership experience. They will have the following qualifications, skills and attributes to ensure their success in the position:

  • Experience and proven success in ECE centre management or area management
  • A 3-year degree or equivalent in ECE minimum and a current full registration
  • Skilful at communication, both verbal and written
  • Adept at coaching and mentoring, with the ability to inspire different teams
  • Be able to build trusting, respectful relationships with all stakeholders
  • A commitment to professional and ethical standards
  • Be able to promote and maintain high standards of workplace health and safety
  • A thorough knowledge of the Vulnerable Children’s Act and child protection
  • A commitment to Our Code, Our Standards.

In return, Educare will actively support you to continually grow, both personally and professionally. On top of our competitive salary package, we also offer ongoing subsidised professional development, payment support for teacher certification and 50% off childcare costs at any Educare centre.

How to apply

If you wish to apply for the vacancy available email Samantha with your CV and cover letter. This must include a minimum of 5 years' work history, and referee details for your current or last employer:

Samantha Harrison
(027) 551 5786

Vacancy reference #:1H9n_Z

Listed 9:56 AM 05 November 2018
Closes 07 December 2018

Educare Tawa NZ

ECE centre details

Educare Tawa

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 86

Service ID: 47527
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Physical address:
10 Surrey Street, Tawa, Wellington

Postal Address:
3 Grey Street, Regent, Whangarei 0112