Whitby Educare Wellington

Centre manager

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Centre manager

English, Belonging / Mana Whenua

Listed 3:07 PM 21 January 2022
Closes 21 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASVp

We are looking for an extraordinary person to lead our team of highly skilled teachers at Whitby Educare. As a fully registered ECE teacher you will be a natural leader and will be instrumental in leading, developing and inspiring a team of talented teachers.  

About us:

Licensed for 68 tamariki we are committed to providing a values-based preschool with quality care and education where children feel loved and accepted, have fun and are encouraged to learn and develop to their greatest potential. 

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:

  • BEd/Dip Teaching Level 7 (ECE) and current teacher registration/certification
  • Demonstrated leadership experience you will love to coach, mentor and inspire!
  • Initiative, desire and passion for quality practice
  • 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
  • Innovative, resilient, committed, passionate and enthusiastic!

Why work for us?

We offer an exceptionally competitive salary package! 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.

This is a unique opportunity for an experienced ECE specialist with exceptional leadership qualities, do not hesitate APPLY NOW with your CV and cover letter.

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

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Michela Homer
(027) 304 1915

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HASVp

Listed 3:07 PM 21 January 2022
Closes 21 February 2022

Whitby Educare NZ

ECE centre details

Whitby Educare

Type: Education and Care Service
Maximum licenced places: 68

Service ID: 60085
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Physical address:
49a Spinnaker Drive, Whitby, Porirua

Postal Address:
PO Box 628, Whangaparaoa 0943