Kids.Com.Educare Bay of Plenty

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 1:35 PM 06 August 2020
Closes 27 August 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9be

We are looking for a highly skilled, innovative and passionate leader to join our team. This opportunity is for a fixed-term from August to February 2021 to cover for maternity leave.

As a passionate and experienced leader, you will wear many hats to allow you to manage in an ever-evolving environment and be adaptable to meet a variety of needs as they occur. You will have a strong “on the floor” presence, providing mentoring and role modelling of exceptional teaching practice to the rest of your team. As well as being responsible for creating solid community relationships, compliance management, mentoring and driving exceptional standards of teaching, you will be an integral part of making decisions which will drive the future focus for the centre, both in terms of environment and education.

The following skills, knowledge and capabilities are ideally required for this role:

  • Qualified (Bachelor or Diploma of Teaching ECE) and fully certified teacher
  • Demonstrated leadership experience with the ability to develop, coach and lead a team
  • Outstanding time management and organisational skills
  • Superb communication skills both written and verbal with the capability of building strong relationships with families and the wider community
  • Initiative, desire and passion for quality practice standards
  • A commitment to ongoing upskilling and professional development

In return we can offer you:

  • A competitive remuneration package with attractive bonus incentives
  • Ongoing support, mentoring and professional development
  • Subsidised childcare (if applicable)
  • Payment of teacher registration costs
  • First aid certification and annual flu vaccination.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced ECE specialist with exceptional leadership qualities, apply now with your CV and cover letter.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa and full drivers’ licence.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Julie Martin
(09) 600 8141

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA9be

Listed 1:35 PM 06 August 2020
Closes 27 August 2020

ECE centre details


Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 46

Service ID: 40200
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Physical address:
16 Lisa Crescent, Mangakakahi, Rotorua

Postal Address:
PO Box 628, Whangaparaoa 0943