Bright Futures Hawkes Bay 1 Hawke's Bay


Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager, Executive leadership

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

Listed 11:33 am 05 September 2019
Closes 5pm 30 September 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9xzW

Bring your energy, skill and desire to see children thrive in early learning

As the manager of Napier Family Centre’s home-based ECE service you will lead a team of skilled and experienced visiting teachers and talented and qualified educators. Across the organisation you will also be in the company of professional teachers, counsellors, social workers and financial capability mentors. You will be inspired by the contribution you can make for our community through your work and the positive outcomes we strive for, for our children and whānau.

To be successful you will bring to the role:

  • Strong knowledge of the early childhood education sector
  • Strategic planning development and delivery skills
  • Excellent communication, strong writing and presentation skills
  • Personal attributes being proven in leadership capabilities, self-motivation, sound judgement and collaborative working style
  • An ability to take on challenges to implement new initiatives
  • Your qualifications must be at least a Bachelor's degree in education or similar (plus a qualification in business is helpful) and at least 5 years' leadership experience
  • You will hold a current teacher’s registration.

 Why Napier Family Centre?

As a not-for-profit social services provider in Hawke’s Bay our values drive our decision making and we aim to support families along their life journey towards better, brighter futures. These opportunities for a senior management role within a family-focused supportive team environment do not come up often.

You’ll naturally want to check us out on our website:

How to apply

Find out more: a detailed job description is available by emailing:

Kath Curran, CEO
(027) 310 7773 or (06) 843 7280

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9xzW

Listed 11:33 am 05 September 2019
Closes 5pm 30 September 2019

ECE centre details

Bright Futures Hawkes Bay 1

Type: Homebased Network
Maximum licenced places: 80

Service ID: 55319
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Physical address:
cnr Morris Spence Ave and Wycl, Onekawa, Napier

Postal Address:
P O Box 3041, Onekawa, Hawkes Bay 4142