twinkle twinkle Bay of Plenty

Team leader

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

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

Listed 2:05 PM 30 July 2021
Closes 5pm 01 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANo9

Team leader – 1 year maternity leave position.

Twinkle Twinkle is a new centre (1½ years old) quickly approaching full capacity, we are located in the heart of Mount Maunganui and value deep, meaningful relationships with our team, tamariki, whānau and community.

We are an independently owned centre with a hands on owner who has 12 years experience, including 7+ years as an owner.

You will be working alongside and supported by the owner who takes care of the governance and administration so that you can focus on the important stuff.

You will be responsible for:

  • The team; including team meetings and ensuring a strong, positive culture is maintained across the 2 rooms
  • Rostering, ratios and payroll reports for processing pay
  • Ensuring the curriculum meets the needs of our tamariki, whānau, community, Te Whāriki and ERO and MOE's to high standards
  • The continuation of our professional growth cycles for each team member and ensuring all aspects of our inquiry questions are completed and followed through
  • Supporting the team on the floor to: do some open or closes, cover lunch breaks, occasionally non-contact and sometimes leave that cannot be covered by reliving staff
  • Managing leave and arranging relievers with the relieving agency
  • You’ll be ECE qualified, registered and have had previous leadership experience.

What can we provide you?

  • A supportive, caring environment with every opportunity to succeed in your role
  • A fantastic, helpful team with multiple talents
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Discounted childcare (if needed)
  • A hand over period so that you have the opportunity to work alongside our team leader before she goes on maternity leave
  • Competitive remuneration. 

For more info – and search our facebook page 

If this sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Rosie Crombie
413 Maungnaui Rd
(021) 381 677

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HANo9

Listed 2:05 PM 30 July 2021
Closes 5pm 01 October 2021

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ECE centre details

twinkle twinkle

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 59

Service ID: 47801
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Physical address:
413 Maunganui Road, Mt Maunganui, Tauranga

Postal Address:
45 Panorama Drive, Welcome Bay, Tauranga