Growing Minds Early Learning Centre Auckland

Centre manager / lead teacher

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

English, Social sciences, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 9:57 AM 02 October 2019
Closes 25 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA013

About us:

We are a busy North Shore-based centre, purpose-built with a licence for 43 children. We are about to undergo a complete renovation so the environment will be fresh, new and stimulating.

About the role:

We are searching for a star to lead our team. You will be responsible for the smooth running and coordination of our centre. Experience is a necessity – this is a real opportunity for the right person to make this role their own. We are searching for a leader who can empower team members to reach their full potential and support the team to ensure quality care and education programmes in our wonderful centre.

You will be sharing your knowledge and mentoring your colleagues as part of your daily routine. You must be someone who can work through stress with a smile on your face.

The primary purpose of the centre manager role is to fulfil all education and care responsibilities and to ensure the quality and compliant operation of the centre.

What you need:

  • BEd/Dip Tch (ECE)
  • Full teacher's registration
  • Sound knowledge and experience working with young children
  • Experience in a leadership role is a must
  • Ability to build meaningful relationships with children and their families
  • Confidence with programme planning
  • Excellent communication skills; writing, speaking and listening
  • Self-management skills; planning, organising, time management 
  • A love for people, big and small, and calm, loving, respectful
  • A happy, motivated, and enthusiastic can-do attitude
  • Passionate about creating inspiring and beautiful environments; igniting wonder, curiosity and stimulating learning experiences
  • A proven track record for supporting the development and growth of others
  • A sound understanding of the curriculum.

What do we offer?

  • Supportive, collaborative and empowering working environment
  • Excellent remuneration
  • A supportive leadership team
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Childcare discounts
  • Extra sick days (7 days).

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Jenny Le Noel
(021) 194 4011

Vacancy reference #:1HA013

Listed 9:57 AM 02 October 2019
Closes 25 November 2019

Growing Minds Early Learning Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Growing Minds Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 43

Service ID: 10104
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Physical address:
72 Sunset Road, Unsworth Heights, Auckland

Postal Address:
5 Marine Terrace, Bayswater, Auckland 0622