BestStart Pyes Pa Bay of Plenty

Assistant manager/2IC

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Head teacher

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

Listed 10:34 AM 28 September 2021
Closes 22 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPyo

We are seeking a vibrant and knowledgeable assistant manger to join our team at BestStart Pyes Pa. 

We are a small centre, licensed for 60 children, nestled in the heart of the Pyes Pa community. We have strong links to our local community and offer a supportive, positive and fun work environment along with:

  • Support with teacher registration
  • Opportunities for PLD 
  • Career development - we love to grow our people and we have multiple career pathways to support your journey
  • Subsidised health insurance*
  • Sick days available from day one
  • A place where your contribution will be valued. 

Duties of this role will include:

  • Provide positive, quality education and care to children in a safe and hygienic environment
  • Provide effective leadership, encouraging and supporting all staff in your team to achieve the set of objectives, goals and behaviours necessary for your team's success
  • Understand, practice and guide others in the standards set by the ECE regulations, licensing criteria, BestStart policies and procedures, curriculum and philosophy of the centre
  • Ensure that parents/family/whānau are welcomed and understand the centre policies, practices and curriculum.

Role requirements:

  • BEd/Dip teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of programme planning, pedagogy and curriculum
  • Demonstrate good knowledge of the current ECE regulations, Te Whāriki and hold compliance in a high regard
  • Passion and commitment for teaching and learning with a focus on delivering quality.

A high level of written and spoken English is required and you must have NZ residency. 

If this sounds like you then get in touch with us today!

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Nicki Morton, Centre Manager
pyespa.manager@best-start.org
(07) 562 1130

Vacancy reference #:1HAPyo

Listed 10:34 AM 28 September 2021
Closes 22 October 2021

BestStart Pyes Pa NZ

ECE centre details

BestStart Pyes Pa

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 60

Service ID: 46896
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Physical address:
83 Pyes Pa Road, Pyes Pa, Tauranga

Postal Address:
P O Box 276177, Manukau City, South Auckland 2241