Assistant centre manager
You will be responsible for supporting the centre manager in the day-to-day running of our centre, including centre enrolments, developing strong relationships with tamariki, whanau and the community, coaching and developing your team and ensuring our excellent standards of education and care are met.
Being family owned and orientated, Educare Adventure reflects its local community, our commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi, Te Whāriki, and the Educare vision of Learn, Laugh, Play. Educare Adventure has strong whānau values and beliefs that promote tuakana teina and whanaungatanga.
“There’s a diverse team at Adventure who treat each other like whanau and are supportive, kind and hardworking. Adventure is a great place to grow as a leader with encouraging, inspiring mentors, leaders and management team ” – Adventure kaiako
We make coming to work exciting! With spacious, open, and well-resourced rooms, here, we create meaningful rituals that focus on engagement and connection. Our team and tamariki have a wonderful opportunity to immerse themselves in our natural environment with a creek and wildlife a stone throw away. You will be surrounded by a supportive and caring team that provides you with opportunity for mentoring, personal growth as well as share your passion to develop and grow tamariki, preparing them for the next chapters in their life.
As our assistant centre manager, you will have:
- A minimum of 2 years leadership experience
- A strong knowledge of current ECE practices and ministry regulations.
- A passion for delivering a high quality of education and care.
- A supportive attitude
- Good communication skills, both verbally and written
- Experience and confidence in programme planning.
- A strong understanding of the Te Whāriki curriculum.
- Must hold a current Practicing Certificate from the Teaching Council.
- Most importantly you will enjoy learning, laughing and playing alongside our tamariki.
How to apply
Vacancy reference #:1HAGUW
ECE centre details
34 Resolution Drive, Whitby, Porirua
11 Wairau Drive, Tikipunga, Whangarei 0112