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Barnardos Early Learning Centre Palmerston North Manawatu/Whanganui

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 11:07 am 14 April 2021
Closes 5pm 30 April 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJqD

About the role

This is an outstanding centre manager opportunity for you to bring your strong leadership and operational management skills to lead an established teaching team and provide an engaging environment for children.

Key responsibilities:

  • Providing leadership to support and develop an environment where children's interests and strengths are developed and shared with their whānau
  • Managing day-to-day centre operations, including staffing, enrolments and marketing
  • Recruiting, inducting, leading and developing a high quality team
  • Managing financial and occupancy goals.

Skills and experience:

  • ECE qualified (Bachelor or Diploma of Teaching) and fully certificated teacher
  • Highly skilled in building strong relationships with parents and attracting new families 
  • Strong experience in leading and inspiring a teaching team
  • Initiative, desire and passion for quality practice standards and commitment to the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Strong community engagement experience.

Benefits

In choosing to work for Barnardos, you will enjoy the benefits of working with a large, respected organisation making a difference for children, whānau and communities.

  • Competitive salary
  • Quality mentoring and professional development support from a strong leadership team
  • A network of supportive centre managers nationwide
  • Generous professional time
  • Discounted childcare 
  • Wellness programme, discounts with health providers. 

About Barnardos

Barnardos is New Zealand's leading children's charity, doing more for Kiwi kids. Every year our services and people make a real and positive difference in the lives of thousands of children, young people and their families.

To view the position description please visit our website.  

Please apply only if you are eligible to work in New Zealand.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Hayley Vinten
hayley.vinten@barnardos.org.nz
(027) 239 9679

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAJqD

Listed 11:07 am 14 April 2021
Closes 5pm 30 April 2021

ECE centre details

Barnardos Early Learning Centre Palmerston North

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 38

Service ID: 40239
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Physical address:
25 Kipling Street, Roslyn, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
P O Box 6434, Marion Square, Wellington 6141