BestStart South Road 1 Taranaki

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 9:12 AM 24 February 2020
Closes 30 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA5ik

We’re looking for a fabulous centre manager to take the lead at South Road, Hawera. We are a fabulously unique centre with 2 licences – including a full day centre as well as a newly developed sessional kindy for our families to choose from.
With a centre vision of Multiple Voices One Community, our team take pride in celebrating the rich diversity our children and families bring to centre life. We come together as one close-knit community where kindness and respect are at heart. We go on regular excursions to meet the locals and spread happiness – we believe giving back to the community and a smile goes a long way!
The opportunity
Fully utilise your outstanding leadership skills as you encourage, support and inspire your team to reach the desired outcomes for centre success. You will be responsible for the smooth day-to-day operation of the centre, taking direct accountability for centre performance including the financial and compliance aspects, whānau/parent relationships and administrative tasks – with the help of your centre administrator.

Our successful centre manager will bring:

  • BEd/Dip Tch (ECE) Level 7 and current teacher registration
  • Proven success working in a management or supervision position
  • Ability to promote the centre to the local community
  • Ability to set reasonable targets and celebrate team achievements
  • Strong administration/financial background would be desirable
  • A mature and positive attitude.

It’s our commitment to provide you with a strong support network for both the business and curriculum aspects of your role. We give you enough support and training to ensure you’ll be a success, but also enough space to lead your team. Your hard work and commitment will be rewarded with a competitive salary, free healthcare, discounted childcare, PLD and career advancement opportunities. 

For a confidential chat, phone our business manager.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Debbi Taylor, Business Manager
(027) 212 9580

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA5ik

Listed 9:12 AM 24 February 2020
Closes 30 March 2020

BestStart South Road 1 NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart South Road 1

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 44

Service ID: 50093
ERO report
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Physical address:
289 South Road, Hawera

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