Playway Auckland

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 9:21 AM 05 March 2020
Closes 15 April 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA68y

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

Please email your CV and direct enquiries to:

Barry Cornelius
(021) 710 035

Vacancy reference #:1HA68y

Listed 9:21 AM 05 March 2020
Closes 15 April 2020

Playway NZ

ECE centre details


Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 25391
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Physical address:
127-129 Gray Avenue, Papatoetoe, Auckland

Postal Address:
1A Navigator Place, Papatoetoe, Auckland 2025