Kiddie Academy Early Learning Centre Auckland

Centre manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 8:39 AM 28 June 2021
Closes 12am 31 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAMYh

Kia Ora, Kiddie Academy is growing rapidly, and we are looking for qualified centre manager who with passion and flexibility to join our team at our centre.

The ideal candidate: 

  • Must hold a NZ ECE qualification and full registration, be a NZ certificated ECE teacher
  • Current teacher registration/certification is essential
  • Have minimum 3–5 years experience as a centre mManager or as an assistant centre manager 
  • Have good knowledge of the current ECE regulations, Te Whäriki and hold compliance in a high regard
  • Has an understanding of ECE regulations and licensing criteria
  • Proven leadership with ability to motivate and inspire teachers
  • A good understanding of HR processes and people management
  • Strong skills in documentation
  • Full driver's license
  • Current first aid certificate
  • Ability to learn and adjust to internal systems
  • A strong understanding of internal evaluation, be excellent in all forms of communication, passion and commitment for teaching and learning with a focus on delivering quality
  • Ensures that compliance is completed to a high level
  • Microsoft office suite experience
  • Morals and ethics and priorities the wellbeing of the children
  • Previous leadership or 2nd in charge experience preferred
  • People skills and be comfortable dealing with new enrolments
  • Great customer service skills
  • Ability to adhere to centre policies and ensure procedures are implemented and followed at all times.

This is a permanent position working 40 hours per week. You will be working closely with the centre director. Our operating hours are: Monday–Friday 7am–6 pm. 

Your hard work and commitment will be rewarded with:

  • Competitive salary package
  • Paid birthday leave
  • Laptop and mobile 
  • Decent non-contact time
  • 50% childcare, if needed
  • Ongoing professional development
  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Appraisal's done yearly connected to the professional growth cycle and strong management support
  • Uniforms
  • Employee of the month
  • A fantastic, fun and supportive team to work alongside.

 Applicants should have NZ residency or a valid work visa. 

If the above sounds like you we would love to hear from you! 

How to apply

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

(027) 776 6500

Vacancy reference #:1HAMYh

Listed 8:39 AM 28 June 2021
Closes 12am 31 July 2021

Kiddie Academy Early Learning Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Kiddie Academy Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 110

Service ID: 47757
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Physical address:
93-97 Victoria Street, Pukekohe West, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 41486, Mount Roskill, Auckland 1440