Te Rau Oriwa Early Learning Centre Waikato

Puna manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 9:35 AM 11 June 2019
Closes 5pm 30 June 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9v1A

He karanga tēnei ki te hunga e kai ngākau nui ana ki te kaupapa o Te Wānanga o Aotearoa. Mā te hoe kotahi ka haere kotahi atu.

Te Wānanga o Aotearoa is dedicated to providing memorable experiences through a nurturing and caring environment for tamariki and whānau by offering quality holistic educational opportunities utilising interactive learning.  

We have an exciting opportunity for a manager to manage this purpose-built, innovative puna. 

About the role: 

As manager, you will be responsible for all aspects of the day-to-day running of the early childhood puna. Mentoring your team, building close relationships with whānau, leading programme planning and internal evaluation, enrolments and budget management will all be part of your day.

You will need: 

  • BEd/Dip Tch (ECE)
  • Teaching Council of Aotearoa practising certificate – full status
  • Three to 5 years’ management in early childhood education
  • Experience teaching in a range of early childhood education environments
  • The ability to manage and lead a diverse team
  • Excellent planning and facilitation skills
  • A sound understanding of āhuatanga Māori (values, culture and tikanga) with the ability to greet and acknowledge people in te reo Māori and pronounce Māori words correctly.

Why you should apply: 

Our puna is dynamic, modern and committed to providing high-quality care and education for all whānau and tamariki, and the wider community. We offer ongoing professional learning and development, competitive remuneration and benefits and a wide support network from a team of passionate early childhood leaders. 

This position is classed as a Core Worker under the Vulnerable Children’s Act and will need to pass a safety check under the Vulnerable Children’s Act 2014.

How to apply

To apply for this position please register and apply on our jobs site.

Maree Champion
(0800) 777 404

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PDELC Centre Manager v2

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Vacancy reference #:1H9v1A

Listed 9:35 AM 11 June 2019
Closes 5pm 30 June 2019

ECE centre details

Te Rau Oriwa Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 60

Service ID: 30125
ERO report
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Physical address:
Te Wananga O Aotearoa Maraetai Road, Tokoroa

Postal Address:
P O Box 6076, Urlich, Hamilton 3246