Turangi Kindy Waikato

Assistant manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 9:54 AM 04 November 2019
Closes 3pm 23 December 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA1de

Turangi is positioned in the centre of the North Island, halfway between Auckland and Wellington and is the place to be for outdoor adventures such as hunting, fishing, skiing, white water rafting, bush walks and a tranquil lifestyle.

We are looking for a new amazing assistant manager who is passionate, committed to the care and education of our tamariki and their families and who can go the extra mile to ensure we deliver quality care and education. 

To fit into our team you will have competent literacy and oral communication skills and an understanding of child development, planning and assessment and internal evaluation.

You must be a hard worker who can take the initiative to see tasks are completed effectively and efficiently, while also being a team player with a positive attitude to inspire others. We value tamariki and their whānau, and do this with manaaki and aroha. 

Our ideal assistant manager will hold the following qualities:

  • A fun attitude
  • A team player with a focus on growth within yourself and others
  • Skills and knowledge that will enhance growth for the children within programme planning Te Whāriki
  • IT skills
  • Huge on flexibility, can adapt to change, engage in open honest conversations, be understanding of the needs of all you work with, able to work between the centre opening and closing hours.

Relocation support available!

As a Beststart employee you will receive a competitive wage, childcare discounts, a uniform, training incentives and more. We provide great learning and development opportunities for children and staff alike – we're proud of our employees and are committed to providing teachers with professional development opportunities that further develop their skills, knowledge and careers.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Alisha Metekingi
(021) 178 7623

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA1de

Listed 9:54 AM 04 November 2019
Closes 3pm 23 December 2019

Turangi Kindy NZ

ECE centre details

Turangi Kindy

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 45660
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Physical address:
14 Ngawaka Place, Turangi

Postal Address:
7a Nelson Street, Waipukurau