centre manager - south auckland in Papakura

lewis osborne, randstad
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NZ$ 70,000 - NZ$ 90,000 per year

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papakura, auckland
education & training
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NZ$ 70,000 - NZ$ 90,000 per year
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lewis osborne, randstad
0800 800 204 (3)
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About The Role

We have an excellent opportunity available within a childcare centre based in Papakura for an experienced Centre Manager. You will inspire a team and make a difference to children's lives.

We are looking for someone with previous experience as an ECE Centre Manager with excellent people skills who can support and motivate a team of ECE teachers.

You will be supporting a strong and established team who provide a nurturing and enjoyable learning environment for the children within the centre.

What They Are Looking For

We are currently looking for an inspirational individual who is forward-thinking, innovative, and focused on creating an environment of learning, growth and people development to lead the childcare education centre. You will report directly to the Group Operations Manager who will provide support and guidance when needed. This pivotal position will require someone with exceptional interpersonal skills, diplomacy and cultural competence. Your collaborative inclusive leadership style will inspire the team to support your fresh approach, have input and get behind the vision for the centre.

The Successful Candidate

You are currently a people leader with sound emotional intelligence who can build a team culture that incorporates the companies values. Ideally your leadership experience is gained from the education sector and you bring knowledge of early childhood practice.

  • Ideally 2–5 years' centre manager experience
  • Strong business acumen with evidence of growth strategy and financial management
  • Qualification in early childhood education
  • Relevant postgraduate qualification is also preferred with clean criminal record and NZ residency.

If you are interested in the role and would like further information please hit apply, email Lewis at lewis.osborne@randstad.co.nz or alternatively call the office directly on 0800 800 204 (3).

Our commitment to safeguarding children and young people.

Randstad Education is committed to the safety and well being of all children and young people. We take steps to achieve this through our candidate application process. All applicants are required to complete a NZ Police Request & Consent form and a Police Check will be conducted. In some circumstances, an International Police Clearance is also required. Your consultant will be able to advise if this is applicable to you. Lastly, references are conducted in relation to the applicant's interactions with children using an online platform that has an inbuilt fraud alert. Employment is subject to clearance of all these checks to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people and in accordance with The Vulnerable Children Act.

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Childcare, Child care, Child-Care, Childhood, ECE, Infant, Infants, Toddler, Toddlers, Children, Pre School, Pre-School, Montessori

educational requirements

Post Graduate Diploma