The CubbyHouse Early Childhood Centre - Palmerston North Manawatu/Whanganui

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 11:16 AM 17 December 2019
Closes 16 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA41r

We are looking for an extraordinary person to help lead our centre in Palmerston North. As a fully registered ECE teacher you will be a natural leader and will be instrumental in leading, developing and inspiring a team of talented teachers.  

We are no ordinary childcare centre; our unique, innovative and holistic approach to early childhood education means that children, staff and families are given the individual attention needed to thrive. 

The following skills, knowledge and capabilities are ideally required for this role: 

  • Have a career that reflects natural growth from teaching into a leadership role
  • A passion for innovation and driving pedagogical change through self-review
  • Ability to implement creative learning environments – seeing the environment as the third teacher
  • Outstanding communication skills with the ability to form strong relationships with staff, tamariki and whānau
  • Love for learning and professional growth
  • Love for Māori culture and language
  • Resiliency to problem solve and grow
  • High emotional intelligence with the ability to communicate with empathy
  • Passion and desire to mentor and inspire your team
  • ECE registered and qualified.

As a valued member of our team, you can be assured of: 

  • The chance to be a part of an innovative service and grow professionally
  • A competitive salary package including subsidised childcare (if applicable), first aid certification, flu vaccination, staff uniform and financial support to maintain full registration
  • A robust induction programme, with regular mentoring and coaching and ongoing opportunities for career growth and personal and professional development. 

This is a fantastic opportunity so do not hesitate, APPLY NOW.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa and full driver's licence.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Heidi Massicks
(06) 358 2294

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA41r

Listed 11:16 AM 17 December 2019
Closes 16 March 2020

The CubbyHouse Early Childhood Centre - Palmerston North NZ

ECE centre details

The CubbyHouse Early Childhood Centre - Palmerston North

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 130

Service ID: 45580
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Physical address:
715 Pioneer Highway, Takaro, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
P O Box 628, Stanmore Bay, Whangaparaoa 0943