Peninsula Community Preschool Inc. Wellington

Preschool manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

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

Listed 1:25 PM 08 November 2021
Closes 5pm 17 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR4p

Our highly regarded preschool, licensed for up to 30 tamariki, is seeking an professional leader and manager.

We require a leader who is dynamic, competent, warm, approachable and forward thinking with the ability to oversee the effective management of our preschool. We have attained Green-Gold Totara Enviroschools status and Pa Harakeke Healthy Heart Award. Our nature pedagogy philopshy underpins our curriculum, learning environment, and weekly nature EOTC programme.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Previous leadership skills within the early childhood (EC) sector
  • A current NZ fully certified EC teacher registration with recent teaching experience
  • Sound financial planning and budgeting skills
  • Flexible and adaptable strengths for a teaching and management role
  • Outstanding time management skills,
  • Proven strategic and annual planning experience,
  • The ability to communicate effectively with a diverse range of people
  • Marketing and communications skills
  • An understanding and respect for tikanga and te reo Māori
  • Commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • Highly developed human resource management skills including recruitment, development and retention
  • A high level of knowledge about legislative compliance related to business management, charities,  and Education (ECE) regulations.

 We can offer:

  • Working conditions and salary (based on 25-30 hours per week) on the current ECECA
  • Dedicated, fun and friendly qualified teachers and a curriculum leader, and administrator
  • Supportive governance parent committee and whānau 
  • wonderful indoor and outdoor environment

This position involves:

  • Managing the daily operations of the preschool 
  • Promoting a positive learning environment for all
  • Managing, developing and caring for all preschool employees
  • Ensuring legislative compliance is met
  • Ensuring the preschool is appropriately resourced
  • Being responsible for the health, safety and wellbeing of our preschool learning community
  • Reporting to the governance committee.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Linda Sutherland
2a Kinghorne Street, Strathmore, Wellingotn 6022
(027) 370 9024

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAR4p

Listed 1:25 PM 08 November 2021
Closes 5pm 17 November 2021

Peninsula Community Preschool Inc. NZ

ECE centre details

Peninsula Community Preschool Inc.

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 30

Service ID: 50079
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Physical address:
2 A Kinghorne Street, Strathmore, Wellington

Postal Address:
2A Kinghorne Street, Strathmore, Wellington 6022