Brooklyn Kids Wellington

Centre manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

English, Belonging / Mana Whenua

Listed 2:41 PM 27 October 2021
Closes 26 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQj5

*$2000 (gross) sign on bonus 

We are looking for an extraordinary person to lead our team of highly skilled teachers at Brooklyn Kids.  

About us:

Our spacious, purpose-built centre houses 3 exciting spaces for children to learn, build, grow, love and achieve, all of which are surrounded by welcoming outdoor play areas. With a focus on freedom to play, our daily routines support and encourage our children to develop independent decision-making skills. 

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:

  • B Ed/Dip teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current registration/certification
  • Demonstrated leadership experience
  • 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. 

Why work for us?

We offer an exceptionally competitive salary package with a $2000 (gross) sign on bonus! 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.

*Terms and conditions apply.


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

How to apply

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

Julie Martin
(09) 600 8141

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQj5

Listed 2:41 PM 27 October 2021
Closes 26 November 2021

Brooklyn Kids NZ

ECE centre details

Brooklyn Kids

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 114

Service ID: 45958
ERO report
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Physical address:
37-41 Cleveland Street, Brooklyn, Wellington

Postal Address:
P O Box 628, Stanmore Bay, Whangaparaoa 0943