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Company Edukids Queen St
Location Hastings, Hawke's Bay
Pay & Benefits Attractive
Listed Fri 6 Apr, 12:28 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Are you looking for an exciting and inspirational new chapter in your early childhood career?

EduKids Queens in Hastings are now seeking a dynamic Centre Manager to manage and lead this established Center.

About the role:

As Centre Manager you would be responsible for overseeing teaching practice and curriculum with the support of an experienced Head Teacher. You would also be responsible for the day to day operations, centre enrollments and budget management with the support of a centre administrator. You will also have the close support network that includes a Business Manager, Professional Services Manager and other Centre Managers within the Wellington region. The successful candidate would be responsible for coaching and mentoring the team, building close relationships with whÄnau/parents and local community, driving the delivery of quality education and care and ensuring compliance standards are achieved.

About you:

In order to be successful, you will need experience in leading a centre or team, an ECE teaching qualification, be registered with EDUCANZ and be fully certificated. A strong knowledge of current ECE practices and ministry regulations are required. We are looking for someone who is genuinely invested in establishing strong community connections and building relationships with parents and whÄnau, has a ‘growth mindset’ and always strives for excellence, has strong curriculum knowledge and demonstrated leadership in all aspects of curriculum, has the ability to work to deadlines and is an effective problem solver, and is an effective communicator with a positive \'can do\' attitude.

What we offer you:

As a BestStart Centre Manager your hard word and commitment will be rewarded with a competitive salary, medical insurance, subsidised childcare if needed, career advancement opportunities, and ongoing professional development opportunities.

Also, if you considering relocating for this career defining position you may be eligible for assistance with relocation!

To apply:

If this sounds like the ideal role for you, please apply via the BestStart careers site today. If you’d prefer to have a confidential chat to discuss the role further or organise a visit to the centre, feel free to call Jane Ransfield -Recruitment Specialist on 021 623 337 or email

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