Assistant Manager (BestStart Turangi)
Turangi is positioned in the centre of the North Island, half way between Auckland and Wellington and is the place to be for outdoor adventures such as hunting, fishing, skiing, white water rafting, bush walks and a tranquil life style.
We are looking for a new amazing Assistant Manager who is passionate, committed to the care and education of our tamariki and their families and who can go the extra mile to ensure we deliver quality care and education.
To fit into our team you will have competent literacy and oral communication skills and an understanding of child development, planning and assessment and internal evaluation.
You must be a hard worker who can take the initiative to see tasks are completed effectively and efficiently, while also being a team player with a positive attitude to inspire others. We value tamariki and their whanau, and do this with manaaki and aroha.
Our ideal Assistant Manager will hold the following qualities:
A Fun attitude
A Team player with focus on growth within yourself and others
Skills and knowledge that will enhance growth for the children within programme planning (Te Whaariki)
Huge on flexibility, adaption to change, open honest conversations, understanding of the needs of all you work with, able to work between the centre opening and closing hours
This is a full time, permanent position. Relocation support available!
As a Beststart employee you will receive a competitive wage, childcare discounts, a uniform, training incentives and more. We provide great learning and development opportunities for children and staff alike - we're proud of our employees and are committed to providing teachers with professional development opportunities that further develop their skills, knowledge and careers.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.