Kids Cave Early Learning Waikato

Preschool team leader / centre manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Supervisor

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

Listed 10:15 am 21 August 2019
Closes 16 September 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9x8N

We are looking for an inspiring preschool team leader/centre manager responsible for providing exceptional role modelling, who is a great organiser and who will bring along plenty of ideas which will maintain our welcoming and caring environment that our families just love. 

We are a small-sized centre that provides a personal approach to childcare; we have a  positive reputation within our community and our teaching team reap the rewards of excellent family partnerships. With a positive team culture and environment – the centre enjoys celebrating different cultural events and the diversity that makes our teaching team great. 

As the centre manager, you will have access to an excellent support network within the group, along with our general manager and owners who are committed to coaching and developing your success. We believe that having a great place to work brings out the best in people and are looking for the best there is. We value professional development for all our teachers and are committed to upskilling and growing your professional development. Included in the package is subsidised childcare (if applicable), first aid certification, teacher registration, uniforms, mobile phone and plenty of coaching and mentoring from our support team. 


  • Leading and developing a high-quality team, including professional development
  • Taking leadership in creating a safe, interesting and engaging environment for children where they are encouraged to develop their interests and strengths
  • Managing day-to-day centre operations, including staffing, enrolments, managing budgets and compliance.

Skills and experience:

  • Certified teacher
  • Highly skilled in building strong relationships with families and the wider community
  • Proven experience in leading, respecting and inspiring a teaching team
  • Initiative, desire and passion for quality practice standards and commitment to teaching 
  • Exceptional time management skills.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, then please apply.

How to apply

Please email your CV and direct enquiries to:

Shay Dixon
(027) 599 4996

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9x8N

Listed 10:15 am 21 August 2019
Closes 16 September 2019

ECE centre details

Kids Cave Early Learning

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 75

Service ID: 46717
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Physical address:
19 Kahu Crescent, Te Rapa, Hamilton

Postal Address:
19 Kahu Crescent, Te Rapa Park, Te Rapa, Hamilton 3200