Sweet Pea Early Learning Centre Canterbury

Assistant manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

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

Listed 2:05 PM 11 January 2022
Closes 12 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASJu

Sweet Pea ELC based in North Canterbury is currently looking for a dynamic and versatile assistant manager to join our awesome team.  The ideal candidate needs to be proactive, innovative and a problem-solver, someone who is not afraid to take on new challenges and challenge the status quo.  

To be successful for this role, the ideal candidate must have the following:

  • Be fully registered and qualified.
  • Be an excellent communicator and capable of developing strong and authentic relationships with colleagues, tamariki, parents and whanau.
  • Demonstrate an in depth understanding of the curriculum, pedagogy, planning and assessment.
  • A sound understanding of ECE regulations, policies and procedures.
  • A strong desire to make a difference in the lives of our tamariki and be a positive influence in our community.
  • Be able to lead with understanding and empathy while at the same time ensuring fairness and upholding the values of Sweet Pea ELC.
  • Be able to assist on the floor on a regular basis.

If you want to progress on to the next stage of your career or want a new challenge, we can offer you an environment where you will not only grow but thrive in a safe and caring environment. 

In return for your commitment to this job we can offer the ideal candidate the following: 

  • A very competitive salary
  • Teacher registration and First Aid paid for after one year of service
  • Subsidized childcare
  • Additional annual leave over and above 4 weeks
  • Professional development to grow as a leader and manager.

If you want to start 2022 in a big way and you want to be a part of an institution that is passionate about making a difference in the lives of others then please do not hesitate to apply for this opportunity by sending us your CV and covering letter.

How to apply

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

Bash Pillay
(03) 312 0208

Vacancy reference #:1HASJu

Listed 2:05 PM 11 January 2022
Closes 12 February 2022

Sweet Pea Early Learning Centre NZ

ECE centre details

Sweet Pea Early Learning Centre

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 75

Service ID: 47484
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Physical address:
Unit 2 468 Mandeville Road, Ohoka

Postal Address:
Unit 2 468 Mandeville Road, Ohoka, Christchurch 7692