Educare Totara Park Northland

Assistant 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 10:03 AM 16 December 2019
Closes 10 January 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA3xW

Are you a team leader looking for the next step? This could be the one for you. We have an opportunity for a superstar assistant manager to join the whānau!

You will be responsible for supporting the centre manager in the day-to-day running of our centre, including centre enrolments, developing strong relationships with tamariki, whānau and the community, coaching and mentoring your team and ensuring our excellent standards of education and care are met.

As our assistant centre manager, you will have:

  • A minimum of 2 years' leadership experience
  • A strong knowledge of current ECE practices and Ministry regulations
  • A passion for delivering a high quality of education and care
  • A supportive attitude
  • Good communication skills, both verbally and written
  • Experience and confidence in programme planning
  • A strong understanding of the Te Whāriki curriculum
  • Must hold a current practising certificate from the Teaching Council.
  • Most importantly you will enjoy learning, laughing and playing alongside our tamariki.

In return, we can offer:

  • Pay that is above the market rate
  • A supportive workplace, who grows their own leaders internally
  • Ongoing access to professional development
  • An excellent programme for supporting provisional teachers to get their full registration
  • A fund to support the wellbeing of our kaiako
  • Payment support for teacher certification
  • 50% off childcare for your children
  • Payment of first aid renewals
  • And loads more!

If you can commit to providing quality education and have a good understanding of bicultural practice then apply today. When applying, please indicate which Educare centre and role you are interested in.

Being family-owned and oriented, our centre reflects its local community, our commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi, Te Whāriki, and the Educare vision of Learn, Laugh, Play.

To learn more about Educare please view our website.

Educare completes safety checks on all employees.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

How to apply

Please send your CV, cover letter and qualifications to:

Tegan Notton
(027) 254 1919

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA3xW

Listed 10:03 AM 16 December 2019
Closes 10 January 2020

Educare Totara Park NZ

ECE centre details

Educare Totara Park

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 84

Service ID: 46913
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Physical address:
11 Wairau Drive Totara Parklands, Tikipunga, Whangarei

Postal Address:
3 Grey Street, Regent, Whangarei 0112