Little Acorns Childcare Ltd Manawatu/Whanganui

Centre manager superstar!

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

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

Listed 12:17 PM 16 June 2021
Closes 3pm 27 June 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAM1C

Our privately owned, boutique centre is looking for a new centre manager. We have a roll of 62, with a waiting list. Our teaching and management team is well-established, passionate, dedicated, and professional. We pride ourselves on our teacher to child ratios and our relationships with whānau. We respect and value teachers and their personal growth. Little Acorns is a nurturing and positive environment for all! 

We are looking for someone to carry on the great work our previous centre manager has been doing for the past 4 years. 

To be considered for this role you will need to:

  • Be a qualified early childhood teacher with leadership experience
  • Be flexible and have initiative 
  • Be committed to Little Acorns Childcare Centre’s philosophy
  • Have a history of coaching and mentoring
  • Role-model best practices and professionalism whilst being fun and  energetic
  • Be an empathetic leader, who is a good listener 
  • Be committed to leading and providing high-quality educational environments and experiences for tamariki
  • Work well under pressure, with a solution-focused mind set
  • Have an understanding about early childhood centres at a management level including budgeting, policy and procedures, health and safety, regulations and the day-to day requirements 
  • Familiar and confident with technology and systems.

Leadership experience is preferred but this may be your first role as centre manager.   

We offer a competitive salary, flexible working hours, a high-trust model, and an amazing team of kaiako and tamariki. 

We would love an enthusiastic, creative, and committed leader to join our family. Is this you? Are you ready for a new adventure?

How to apply

Please send your CV, cover letter, and direct enquiries to:

Lisa Sae
office@littleacorns.co.nz
(06) 355 4444

Vacancy reference #:1HAM1C

Listed 12:17 PM 16 June 2021
Closes 3pm 27 June 2021

ECE centre details

Little Acorns Childcare Ltd

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 62

Service ID: 47245
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Physical address:
46A Bennett Street, Cloverlea, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
46a Bennett Street, Cloverlea, Palmerston North 4412