Magic Sparks Cuba Manawatu/Whanganui

Team leader

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 11:08 AM 18 March 2020
Closes 01 April 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6bo

Our centre has experienced a complete change in our leadership team in Palmerston North and as a result we are now looking for an experienced team leader.

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

The team leader role is for an experienced qualified and registered teacher. In this role the team leader leads, organises, plans and coordinates the centre and is responsible for the safety and wellbeing of the children in their care.

Tasks include:

  • Maintaining professional and positive relationships with parents, children, educators and the community
  • Taking care of day to day operations
  • Supervision, staff training and development
  • Centre programme planning
  • Centre administration and compliance
  • Management reporting
  • Health and safety



We are a fast growing centre with a great team of teachers, located on the ground floor of Manawatu House on Cuba Street in Palmerston North central. The centre is licensed for 80 children, it's very spacious, beautifully designed and well-resourced both indoors and out.

We offer 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 or 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
jo@magicsparks.co.nz
(027) 221 1044

Vacancy reference #:1HA6bo

Listed 11:08 AM 18 March 2020
Closes 01 April 2020

Magic Sparks Cuba NZ

ECE centre details

Magic Sparks Cuba

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 80

Service ID: 47104
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Physical address:
198 Cuba Street, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
P O Box 30871, Lower Hutt 5010