Active Explorers Greenmeadows Hawke's Bay

ECE 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 1:30 PM 02 October 2019
Closes 01 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9zys

Surrounded by nature and the beautiful open spaces of Anderson Park, we are a vibrant, family-focused early childhood centre in the heart of Napier.

We provide a safe and caring environment, with a team of exceptional educators...and we're looking for an equally exceptional leader to take the reins and continue the great work the service is doing!

You're a collaborative leader who values team spirit and connection. You have a wonderful ability to manage change, have an open and approachable demeanor, and build relationships with ease. These are some of the qualities we are looking for.

In return...our offer to you:

  • A supportive area manager
  • A well-resourced centre to cater to your imagination and teaching
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Professional development
  • An opportunity to join the Evolve network of ECE professionals
  • The chance to inspire and motivate your team to achieve success individually and as a team
  • A place to share your ideas and influence 
  • Subsidised childcare (50% in first year, 75% after 12 months).

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Must hold an ECE qualification and be a NZ certified ECE educator
  • Proven leadership with ability to inspire and motivate
  • High degree of resilience and emotional intelligence
  • Have experience in a leadership position, either as a centre manager, assistant centre manager or head teacher
  • A sound track record of financial/budget management 
  • A good understanding of HR processes
  • Strong commercial/business acumen.

You will be working with a very family-oriented, caring team – we hire to support, retain, and engage! Interested? Please apply.

How to apply

Submit your confidential application and CV to:

Katrina Tolomaki
(09) 869 4051

Vacancy reference #:1H9zys

Listed 1:30 PM 02 October 2019
Closes 01 November 2019

Active Explorers Greenmeadows NZ

ECE centre details

Active Explorers Greenmeadows

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 89

Service ID: 46346
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Physical address:
518 Kennedy Road, Greenmeadows, Napier

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