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Centre Manager - Early Learning Centre, Turua

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Job Listing Date
28 Jun 2019
Location
Waikato, Rest of Waikato
Salary
$65,000 - $74,999
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Education & Training, Teaching - Early Childhood

Centre Manager - Early Learning Centre, Turua

About the role

As Centre Manager, you will build on your already proven pedagogical experience, strong leadership and operational management skills, to take an effective and enthusiastic teaching team to the next level. 

You'll be responsible for

  • Managing financial and occupancy goals
  • Providing leadership in creating an environment where children are engaged, and their interests and strengths are developed and shared with their whānau
  • Managing day-to-day Centre operations, including staffing, enrolments and marketing initiatives
  • Recruiting, inducting, leading and developing a high-quality team
  • Counted in ratio, weekly total of 14 hours of management and professional time.

Skills and experience

  • Qualified (Bachelor or Diploma of Teaching ECE) and fully certificated teacher
  • Highly skilled in building strong relationships with parents and attracting new families to the Centre
  • Experience in leading and inspiring a teaching team
  • Initiative, desire and passion for quality practice standards and commitment to the principles of Te Whāriki
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Quality mentoring, and personal development support with dedicated professional time
  • Support and assistance to retain your full certification 
  • Discounted childcare for staff members
  • Wellness programme including flu jabs, and discounts with health providers

    About Barnardos

    Barnardos is New Zealand's leading children's charity, doing more for Kiwi kids. Every year our services and people make a real and positive difference in the lives of thousands of children, young people and their families.

    To view the position description visit - https://www.barnardos.org.nz/work-for-us/

    For more information email: preety.sehgal@barnardos.org.nz

    Closes: 19th July 2019

    We will be interviewing as we receive applicants so please don't delay - apply now!

    Please apply only if you are eligible to work in New Zealand.

    About the role

    As Centre Manager, you will build on your already proven pedagogical experience, strong leadership and operational management skills, to take an effective and enthusiastic teaching team to the next level. 

    You'll be responsible for

    • Managing financial and occupancy goals
    • Providing leadership in creating an environment where children are engaged, and their interests and strengths are developed and shared with their whānau
    • Managing day-to-day Centre operations, including staffing, enrolments and marketing initiatives
    • Recruiting, inducting, leading and developing a high-quality team
    • Counted in ratio, weekly total of 14 hours of management and professional time.

    Skills and experience

    • Qualified (Bachelor or Diploma of Teaching ECE) and fully certificated teacher
    • Highly skilled in building strong relationships with parents and attracting new families to the Centre
    • Experience in leading and inspiring a teaching team
    • Initiative, desire and passion for quality practice standards and commitment to the principles of Te Whāriki
    • Excellent communication and organisational skills

    Benefits

    • Competitive salary
    • Quality mentoring, and personal development support with dedicated professional time
    • Support and assistance to retain your full certification 
    • Discounted childcare for staff members
    • Wellness programme including flu jabs, and discounts with health providers

      About Barnardos

      Barnardos is New Zealand's leading children's charity, doing more for Kiwi kids. Every year our services and people make a real and positive difference in the lives of thousands of children, young people and their families.

      To view the position description visit - https://www.barnardos.org.nz/work-for-us/

      For more information email: preety.sehgal@barnardos.org.nz

      Closes: 19th July 2019

      We will be interviewing as we receive applicants so please don't delay - apply now!

      Please apply only if you are eligible to work in New Zealand.

      The application form will include these questions:
      • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
      • Do you have experience planning and implementing education programs in an early learning environment?
      • Have you worked in a role which requires a sound understanding of the Te Whāriki framework?
      • Have you completed a Bachelor of Education - Early Childhood?
      • Have you completed a Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care?

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