BestStart Railway Road Manawatu/Whanganui

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 10:53 AM 07 October 2019
Closes 28 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA090

Surrounded by a beautiful rural background yet still close to the city centre, you’ll find our wonderful team. We’re now looking for a dedicated centre manager to take the lead in this busy but rewarding role.

You will have the opportunity to use your outstanding leadership skills to encourage, support and inspire your team to reach the desired outcomes for centre success. Taking responsibility for the smooth day-to-day operation of the centre, you will have direct accountability for centre performance including the financial and compliance aspects, family/whānau/parent relationships and administrative tasks – with the help of your centre administrator.

To role-model quality teaching practice, you will also spend approximately 20–25 hours per week in-ratio working alongside your team with the children. 

Our successful centre manager will bring:

  • BEd/Dip Tch Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration
  • Proven success working in a management or supervision position with strong leadership skills
  • Ability to promote the centre to the local community
  • Ability to set reasonable targets and celebrate team achievements
  • Strong administration / financial background would be desirable
  • A mature and positive attitude.

It’s our commitment to provide you with a strong support network for both the business and curriculum aspects of your role. We give you enough support and training to ensure you’ll be a success, but also enough space to lead your team. 

To apply for this fantastic leadership opportunity apply online today!

For a confidential chat, feel free to phone Kay.

How to apply

Please send your CV cover letter and direct enquiries to:

Kay Debnam, Business Manager
kay.debnam@best-start.org
(027) 677 4522

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA090

Listed 10:53 AM 07 October 2019
Closes 28 October 2019

BestStart Railway Road NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Railway Road

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 70

Service ID: 45337
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Physical address:
1 El Prado Drive, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
P O Box 276177, Manukau City, South Auckland 2241