Magic Sparks Cuba Manawatu/Whanganui

Senior area manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 9:32 AM 17 March 2020
Closes 15 April 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6bk

We have experienced a complete change in our leadership team in Palmerston North and as a result we are now looking for an experienced senior manager for the Palmerston North area. 

These are exciting times for us in Palmerston North as we strive to become the number one provider in the area.

The senior area manager will be responsible for both of our centres in Palmerston North, each of which has a team leader responsible for the day-to-day running.

Applicants for this role must have current experience as a centre manager as well as being qualified and registered in early childhood education.  

The position will have overall responsibility for both centres including:

  • Maintaining professional and positive relationships with parents, children, educators and the community
  • Day-to-day operations
  • Supervision, staff training and development
  • Centre programme planning
  • Centre administrative and compliance
  • Management reporting
  • Health and safety.

Magic Sparks Cuba is a fast growing centre with a great team of teachers, located on the ground floor of Manawatu House on Cuba Street. It is licensed for 80 children, and the centre is very spacious, beautifully designed and well-resourced both indoors and out.

Magic Sparks Milson is licensed for 50 children, in a spacious, well-resourced, home-like environment in Hunter Street. The centre offers great ratios, attractive rates of pay and other benefits as well as very generous staff discounts and ongoing professional development, that support both your personal and professional development.

If you would like to join a dedicated team with a strong focus on fostering children’s social and emotional wellbeing, apply now.

If you would like further information please call Jo.

All applicants require full ECE certification with the Teaching Council and valid NZ residency or work visa.

How to apply

Please email your CV, cover letter and direct enquiries to:

Jo Beddows-Chandler
(027) 221 1044

Vacancy reference #:1HA6bk

Listed 9:32 AM 17 March 2020
Closes 15 April 2020

Magic Sparks Cuba NZ

ECE centre details

Magic Sparks Cuba

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 80

Service ID: 47104
ERO report
View more on Education Counts

Physical address:
198 Cuba Street, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
P O Box 30871, Lower Hutt 5010