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We are seeking a centre manager to join Little Minds Early Learning Centre in a full-time, permanent position.
About the centre:
Little Minds ELC is 3 years young and situated in the beautiful rural town of Te Awamutu next to Pekerau School. We are a purpose-built centre that is licensed for 50 children. There are 2 defined classrooms both with their own playgrounds. The centre is full with a waiting list, attesting to the quality of care and fondness from the local community for their centre.
We have a permanent teaching team of 10, with head teachers in each classroom who support the manager.
What we offer:
A competitive salary-based role
Support for you to grow as a leader
Costs covered to maintain registration.
A bit about you!
You are ECE trained and registered with the NZ Teaching Council
Confident and knowledgeable in the ECE regulations, licensing criteria, the MOE funding handbook and Te Whāriki
Previous management experience in a successful centre is preferred or someone who has shown leadership and is ready to take on a centre manager position will also be considered
You will have the ability to build strong connections with children, parents, caregivers and teachers
Be an advocate for our community
You have a warm and nurturing nature with fantastic communication skills
You love the ability to make a difference and will lead your team by investing in the growth and development of both yourself and our teachers.
As a family-owned centre, we are committed to providing excellent support, encouragement and space for a manager to enact their vision.
I would love the opportunity to chat with you and are happy to discuss confidentially at any time.
Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions check for further information, by visiting the New Zealand Immigration and MBIE websites prior to applying.