Barnardos Early Learning Centre Clendon Auckland

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 10:12 AM 25 February 2019
Closes 14 March 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9rVA

About the role

As centre manager/head teacher, you will build on your already proven pedagogical experience, strong leadership and operational management skills, to take an effective and enthusiastic teaching team to the next level.

You will be a fully certificated teacher and have at least 2 years experience in a centre management/head teacher role.

You'll be responsible for:

  • Managing the centre budget, including staff target hours, monthly profit and loss, occupancy percentages and absences
  • Providing leadership in creating an environment where children are engaged, and their interests and strengths are developed and shared with their whānau
  • Managing day-to-day centre operations, including staffing, enrolments and marketing initiatives
  • Recruiting, inducting, leading and developing a high-quality centre team
  • Counted in ratio, weekly total of 14 hours of management and professional time.

Skills and experience:

  • Be able to build strong relationships with parents and attract families to the centre
  • Have demonstrated the ability to lead and inspire a teaching team
  • Be a qualified BEd/Dip Tch (ECE) and fully certificated teacher
  • Have initiative, desire and passion for quality practice standards and commitment to the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Have excellent communication and organisational skills.

Benefits and perks:

  • Competitive salary
  • Quality mentoring, and personal development support with dedicated professional time
  • Support and assistance to retain your full certification
  • Discounted childcare for staff members and a wellness programme which includes flu vaccinations and discounts with Southern Cross and Specsavers.

About the business:

Barnardos is New Zealand's leading children's charity, doing more for Kiwi kids. Every year our services and people make a real and positive difference in the lives of thousands of children, young people and their families.

How to apply

Please visit our website for more information.

Maree Findlay
(09) 625 3648

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9rVA

Listed 10:12 AM 25 February 2019
Closes 14 March 2019

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Clendon NZ

ECE centre details

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Clendon

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 25364
ERO report
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Physical address:
60 Finlayson Avenue, Clendon, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 6434, Marion Square, Wellington 6141