Puddleducks' Nursery and Preschool (PN) Manawatu/Whanganui

Center leader

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

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

Listed 10:20 AM 14 October 2021
Closes 29 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQU1

Puddleducks' Nursery and Preschools is a locally owned, family operated group of education and care centres.

We have a position available for an experienced kaiako to lead our well established amazing team and support our centre whānau.

Do you want to be part of a family like team, be supported by a professional team of teaching colleagues? Teams that work together and support each other like a flock of ducks! A team that appreciated individuals strengths, talents and interests, who are connected with the learning environment indoors and out, where inspiration and guidance is taken from Pikler and inspiration for daily practice is taken from Reggio within the context of Te Whāriki? Do you have a deep understanding and proven practice in respectful care and education? Do you want to support a well established team to deliver and build on this culture?

At Puddleducks’ we provide:

  • Centre’s that focus on the children and their high-quality care and education
  • Bespoke nature play programmes
  • Beautiful purpose built environments
  • Opportunity for professional growth
  • Investment in team culture
  • Regular personal and professional investment (PGD programme, individual support from independent ECE consultants and, Lauren Parsons for wellbeing, EAP programme, and specific ECE prof dev)
  • Use of latest technology to assist and support workload management
  • Staff meals
  • First aid and teacher registration
  • Relocation assistance (conditions apply)
  • Primary care giving
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Diversity in our teams.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Natalie Davidson
(027) 459 0881

Vacancy reference #:1HAQU1

Listed 10:20 AM 14 October 2021
Closes 29 October 2021

Puddleducks' Nursery and Preschool (PN) NZ

ECE centre details

Puddleducks' Nursery and Preschool (PN)

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 82

Service ID: 50041
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Physical address:
32 Albert Street, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
P O Box 51, Feilding, Manawatu 4740