KIDSPACE Quality Early Learning Centre Hawke's Bay

Centre manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

English, Belonging / Mana Whenua

Listed 9:50 AM 21 September 2021
Closes 16 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPoj

We are looking for an extraordinary person to lead our early learning centre in Napier. You will be a natural leader and will be instrumental in leading, developing and inspiring a team of talented teachers. 

This is a fixed-term role for 8 months commencing on 11 October. 

About you:

As a passionate and experienced leader, you will wear many hats to allow you to manage in an ever-evolving environment and be adaptable to meet a variety of needs. You will have a strong 'on the floor' presence, providing mentoring and role modelling of exceptional teaching practice to the team.  

Role requirements:

  • BEd/Dip Tch Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Demonstrated leadership experience you will love to coach, mentor and inspire!
  • Initiative, desire and passion for quality practice standards and commitment to the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Familiarity with the New Zealand Education Council, ERO, MOE requirements, Licensing Criteria, 2008 Regulations and Code of Ethics
  • A comprehensive understanding of how to maintain and grow occupancy levels
  • Innovative, resilient, committed, passionate and enthusiastic! 

Why work for us?

We offer an exceptionally competitive salary package! This includes subsidised childcare, first aid certification, flu vaccination and financial support to maintain full registration plus a generous time out of ratio to enable you to coach and mentor your team and attend to operational and compliance requirements. 

You will have the opportunity to be a part of an innovative service and grow professionally with plenty of ongoing professional development and mentoring! 

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced ECE specialist with exceptional leadership qualities, so do not hesitate APPLY NOW. with your CV and cover letter. 

Please note: applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

How to apply

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

Julie Martin
(09) 600 8141

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAPoj

Listed 9:50 AM 21 September 2021
Closes 16 October 2021

ECE centre details

KIDSPACE Quality Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 55430
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Physical address:
261 Kennedy Road, Onekawa, Napier

Postal Address:
PO Box 628, Whangaparaoa 0943