First Steps Kids Academy Waikato

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 9:26 AM 23 July 2019
Closes 3pm 16 September 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9w8F

We are a small centre, licensed for 50 children, with 2 separate areas catering to the needs of our tamariki. We provide a van service to support whānau and tamariki to engage in our service.
Manaakitanga and whakawhanaungatanga guide our work, so relationships must form a central part of your values and teaching philosophy.

We pride ourselves on our ability to collaborate with each other, our families and community to provide excellent education and care for our children.

As our new centre manager you will be the heart of our centre. We understand joining a new team can be a huge challenge, and that is why we have an incredible support team on hand to ensure a rewarding, informative and easy introduction to your new role. 

Your background:

Your solid business acumen will be complemented by a track record in building strong, positive relationships with staff, whānau and community stakeholders. Your will use your experience in financial management, outcome focus and leadership skills to take the centre to the next level. Previous management or supervisory experience is essential along with indepth knowledge of the operational requirements within the ECE environment. You will be a fully qualified and registered ECE teacher with a passion for delivering a strong and tailored curriculum. 

What we offer you:

As a BestStart centre manager you will be provided with great support in both the business and curriculum aspects of your role. We are focused on developing our leaders and have regional and national leadership conferences, leadership development programmes and plenty of future career progression opportunities. Generous subsidised childcare, healthcare insurance and a competitive salary is all part of the package.

If this sounds like you don’t delay, please apply now. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, cover letter and direct enquiries to:

Alisha Metekingi
(021) 178 7623

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9w8F

Listed 9:26 AM 23 July 2019
Closes 3pm 16 September 2019

First Steps Kids Academy NZ

ECE centre details

First Steps Kids Academy

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 34128
ERO report
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Physical address:
29 Green Street, Hamilton Central, Hamilton

Postal Address:
1 Stonebrooke Lane, Flat Bush, Auckland 2016