BestStart Portage Road Kindy Auckland

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 10:51 am 21 October 2019
Closes 03 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA0np

We are an incredible team working closely with our community to deliver incredible learning experiences for our tamariki. We work collaboratively to provide a meaningful and engaged environment and curriculum. Located close to Mt Richmond Park, we proudly run a Forest Kindy programme which is a core part of our philosophy. 
We are looking for an energetic, passionate leader who can manage the centre team to ensure the highest standard of early learning and care are maintained. You will be required to role model excellent leadership qualities and inspire and motivate others to do the same, while meeting administrative expectations, compliance requirements and striving to achieve financial performance targets.

As a centre manager you will receive: a competitive rate, free healthcare insurance, discounted childcare, incredible PD opportunities, paid first aid and paid registration!

The successful applicant will need:

  • BEd/Dip Tch (ECE) Level 7 and current teacher registration/certification
  • Proven success working in a management or leadership position
  • Ability to promote the centre to the local community
  • Ability to set reasonable targets for your team and celebrate when they are achieved
  • Strong administration/financial background would be desirable
  • A 'can-do' and positive attitude.

You will be supported by a business manager around the business and staffing and a professional service manager around compliance and curriculum. There will be support with ongoing training and development opportunities within the region and nationally.
If this sounds like you please submit your application today! We'd love to chat.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Nicky Bryant
(021) 922 667

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA0np

Listed 10:51 am 21 October 2019
Closes 03 November 2019

ECE centre details

BestStart Portage Road Kindy

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 90

Service ID: 46862
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Physical address:
17-19 Portage Road, Otahuhu, Auckland

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