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Te Whānau Tupu Ngātahi o Aotearoa | Playcentre Aotearoa Lower North Island Wellington

Centre advisor - Horowhenua-Kāpiti

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kaiako

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

Listed 1:11 pm 06 April 2021
Closes 5pm 16 April 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJaA

The centre advisor supports Horowhenua and Kāpiti centres by:

  • Providing advice and support to our centres
  • Role modelling and encouraging implementation of Playcentre philosophy and good practice in centres
  • Ensuring day-to-day actions are carried out to support compliance with statutory requirements
  • Promoting the health of each centre
  • Managing centre-based employees
  • Liaising with the regional office and the centre. 

To be successful in the role you will bring:

  • Excellent relationship management skills – proven ability to interact effectively and confidently with a range of stakeholders
  • Knowledge of ECE legislation, licensing requirements and curriculum
  • An understanding of te ao Māori, including an appreciation of matauranga Māori, tikanga Māori and te reo Māori
  • An understanding of the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and how they relate to Playcentre
  • Experience and/or knowledge of Playcentre
  • Well-developed influencing skills which support achievement of effective outcomes
  • Intelligence, an inquisitive mind, a can-do attitude and a good sense of humour
  • Accuracy and attention to detail as well as the ability to see the whole
  • Sound judgement, a great work ethic and ability to work independently.

You will hold a Course 3 Playcentre qualification or higher, or an equivalent ECE qualification. You will need a vehicle to travel to our centres.

Position available immediately.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Paulene Gibbons
101 Trafalgar St, Waterloo, Lower Hutt 5010
paulene.RM@playcentre.org.nz
(04) 2802416

Vacancy reference #:1HAJaA

Listed 1:11 pm 06 April 2021
Closes 5pm 16 April 2021

Organisation details

Te Whānau Tupu Ngātahi o Aotearoa | Playcentre Aotearoa Lower North Island

Location: Wellington