Apakura Te Kakano Early Learning Centre Waikato

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 11:43 AM 27 July 2020
Closes 08 September 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9JH

Ref: 20THO096

If you are a highly motivated, collaborative leader committed to continual improvement and the achievement of excellence for tamariki, we would love to discuss the opportunities this position can offer you.

About the role:

As the Puna manager,you will take a strengths-based approach to leadership and have the ability to build positive and warm professional relationships.  You will be responsible for all aspects of the day-to-day running of the early childhood Puna. Mentoring your team, building close relationships with whānau, leading programme planning and internal evaluation, enrolments and budget management will all be part of your day.

You will need:

  • Diploma or Degree in Teaching Early Childhood Education
  • Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand practising certificate – full status
  • Three to five years’ management in early childhood education
  • Experience teaching in a range of early childhood education environments
  • The ability to manage and lead a diverse team
  • Excellent planning and facilitation skills
  • A sound understanding of āhuatanga Māori (values, culture and tikanga) with the ability to greet and acknowledge people in te reo Māori.

Why you should apply:

  • We are committed to providing high-quality care and education for all tamariki and whānau and the wider community through aroha
  • We are active in rangahau, with our leadership team contributing to local and international research
  • We celebrate te reo Māori, uphold it and revere it as a taonga tuku iho
  • We offer competitive remuneration with automatic progression on your anniversary, health insurance, on-going professional learning and development, and a wide internal support network.

This position is classed as a Core Worker under the Children’s Act and will need to pass a safety check under the Children’s Act 2014.

To apply for this position please register and apply on our Jobs site: twoa.careercentre.net.nz

How to apply

To apply for this position please register and apply on our Jobs Site. Email enquiries to:

HR Department
(0800) 777 404

Position Description
PD ELC Puna Manager

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA9JH

Listed 11:43 AM 27 July 2020
Closes 08 September 2020

Apakura Te Kakano Early Learning Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Apakura Te Kakano Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 50

Service ID: 30230
ERO report
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Physical address:
296 Factory Road, Te Awamutu

Postal Address:
P O Box 6076, Urlich, Hamilton 3246