Centre manager with work-life balance!
Established almost 13 years ago, we are a small family-owned centre (licensed for 51 children) located in Papatoetoe, South Auckland.
After 5 years our beloved centre manager has moved on to a new opportunity and we are looking for an outstanding candidate with strong leadership and operational management skills to come on board.
You will be ECE qualified (Bachelor or Diploma of Teaching) with a current practising certificate. You must be eligible to work in New Zealand.
In this role you will be responsible for the overall day-to-day operations of the centre including staffing, enrolments and marketing as well as managing financial and occupancy goals.
You will be an exceptional communicator, skilled in building strong, meaningful partnerships with colleagues, parents, whānau and children. You will have previous experience in leading and growing a teaching team including being involved from recruiting, inducting, managing, inspiring through to appraising.
You will promote a quality focused learning environment for children and work with colleagues to continually review best practice, planning, curriculum and internal evaluation.
We can offer you:
- Autonomy to make decisions with ongoing support from our friendly centre owner
- Competitive salary
- 4 or 5 days per week depending on your preference!
- Quality mentoring and professional development support
- A balance of teaching and management responsibilities
- Free childcare.
Please contact Barry for a confidential discussion or apply.
How to apply
Vacancy reference #:1HA68y
ECE centre details
127-129 Gray Avenue, Papatoetoe, Auckland
1A Navigator Place, Papatoetoe, Auckland 2025