Lollipops Airport 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 11:40 AM 10 July 2019
Closes 19 August 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9vsi

Beautifully diverse centre. Local marae close by, regular visits. Strong partnerships with whānau and community! 

  • Your passion is people – you love mentoring teachers, providing support and guidance to your team, and you're committed to quality early childhood education
  • You are a natural leader and have a knack for building and maintaining relationships, while you're carefully able to prioritise, manage time effectively, and accomplish your goals
  • You have an excellent business sense paired with an approachable, collaborative style.

We have an exciting opportunity to get involved in leading our team just behind the gorgeous Butterfly Creek near Auckland Airport. 

As centre manager, you will play a big part in developing our philosophy within the centre, responsible for ensuring a fantastic culture for our teams and an outstanding quality of care for our children in our community. 


  • Provide quality education and childcare that meets the expectations of licensee, parents and families/whānau
  • Positively promote the centre within the community while effectively managing the centre in terms of compliance and facility management
  • Ensuring financial performance meets company policy accurately in a timely manner
  • Effectively lead centre staff, utilising appropriate and fair staff management practices
  • Lead the vision, values, purpose and beliefs of Evolve and motivate others to do the same
  • Maintain high personal standards for yourself and as a representative of the company.

Experience and knowledge:

  • Must hold an ECE qualification, and/or have relevant management experience/qualification
  • Must have had at least 3 years' experience as a centre manager or in a leadership position 
  • A sound track record of financial/budget management
  • It would be advantageous to have knowledge of the Ministry of Education's ECE strategic plan.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Vanessa Argent
(09) 869 2474

Vacancy reference #:1H9vsi

Listed 11:40 AM 10 July 2019
Closes 19 August 2019

Lollipops Airport NZ

ECE centre details

Lollipops Airport

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 105

Service ID: 25124
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Physical address:
(International Airport) 6 Uenuku Way, Auckland Airport, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 105843, Auckland City, Auckland 1143