Piccolini Private Nursery and Kindergarten Havelock North Hawke's Bay

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 10:05 am 24 February 2021
Closes 23 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHH4

We are looking for an extraordinary person to lead our nursery and kindergarten in Havelock North. You will be a natural leader and will be instrumental in leading, developing and inspiring a team of talented teachers.  

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.  

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

  • Demonstrated leadership experience with the ability to develop, coach and lead a team to deliver exceptional learning opportunities
  • Outstanding time management and organisational skills
  • Superb communication skills with the capability of building strong and lasting relationships with families and the wider community
  • Initiative, desire and passion for quality practice standards and commitment to the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Familiarity with the New Zealand Education Council, ERO, MOE requirements, Licensing Criteria, 2008 Regulations and Code of Ethics
  • A comprehensive understanding of how to maintain and grow occupancy levels. 

As a valued member of our team, you can be assured of: 

  • The chance to be a part of an innovative service and grow professionally
  • A competitive salary package including subsidised childcare (if applicable), first aid certification, flu vaccination and financial support to maintain full registration
  • Ongoing professional development and mentoring. 

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced ECE specialist with exceptional leadership qualities, so do not hesitate APPLY NOW. 

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, cover letter and direct enquiries to:

Sarah Bojesen-Trepka
(06) 877 4746

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAHH4

Listed 10:05 am 24 February 2021
Closes 23 March 2021

ECE centre details

Piccolini Private Nursery and Kindergarten Havelock North

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 79

Service ID: 45579
ERO report
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Physical address:
108 Te Mata Road, Havelock North

Postal Address:
P O Box 628, Stanmore Bay, Whangaparaoa 0943