BestStart Pukuatua Bay of Plenty

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 10:30 AM 04 November 2019
Closes 3pm 09 December 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA1i3

We believe the beauty of the world lies in the diversity of its people. We bring a vision to life as children, teachers and families of many backgrounds and cultures that come together for friendship fun and learning!
We’re looking for an experienced centre manager to be at the heart of our 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 112 children and a team of 20 across 3 learning spaces.
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. To role-model quality teaching practice, you will also spend some of your hours in ratio alongside your team.
Our new centre manager will bring:

  • BED/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration
  • Strengths in curriculum, assessment and evaluation
  • Strong success working in a management or supervisory position
  • Ability to promote the centre to the local community
  • A can-do and positive attitude.  

We provide great learning and development opportunities for children and staff alike – we pride ourselves on the quality of our employees and are committed to providing teachers with professional development opportunities that further develop their skills, knowledge and careers.
As a centre manager you will receive: a competitive, free healthcare insurance, discounted childcare, incredible PD opportunities, paid first aid and paid registration!

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Alisha Metekingi
(021) 178 7623

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA1i3

Listed 10:30 AM 04 November 2019
Closes 3pm 09 December 2019

BestStart Pukuatua NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Pukuatua

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 112

Service ID: 40320
ERO report
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Physical address:
1553 Pukuatua Street, Rotorua

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