BestStart Tawa South Wellington

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 10:37 AM 07 October 2019
Closes 11 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA09J

We believe the beauty of the world lies in the diversity of its people. We bring this vision to life as children, teachers and families of many cultures come together for friendship fun and learning!

We're now looking for an experienced centre manager to be at the heart of the centre; inspiring, motivating and supporting our team to continue the incredible work they do each day. Our successful applicant will have the ability and passion to take on a lead position in a larger centre of 70 children and 16 staff.

Utilising your outstanding leadership skills, you will be responsible for the smooth day-to-day operation of the centre, with the support of a centre administrator and 2 head teachers. You will take direct accountability for centre performance including the financial and compliance aspects, family/whānau relationships and administrative tasks. 

Our new centre manager will bring:

  • BEd/Dip Tch (ECE) Level 7 and current teacher registration
  • Strengths in curriculum, assessment and evaluation
  • Proven success working in a management or supervisory position
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to promote the centre to the local community.

You will have a strong support network every step of the way, including the ongoing support from a business manager around business and staffing aspects as well as a professional services manager around the compliance and curriculum aspects.

Your hard work and commitment will be rewarded with a competitive salary, free healthcare, discounted childcare and much more. Come and experience the BestStart difference – with in-house leadership training, ongoing PLD and career advancement opportunities, your time to step up is now!

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Diana Passingham, Business Manager
diana.passingham@best-start.org
(021) 944 615

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA09J

Listed 10:37 AM 07 October 2019
Closes 11 November 2019

BestStart Tawa South NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Tawa South

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 70

Service ID: 50084
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Physical address:
52-62 Redwood Avenue, Tawa, Wellington

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