Centre Director - Aotea

A rewarding early childhood career, packed with variety, enriched by an experienced, connected team, and brimming with leadership possibility can become reality!
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As Centre Director of our established, creatively designed centre in Aotea, you’ll find that a rewarding early childhood career, packed with variety, enriched by an experienced, connected team, and brimming with leadership possibility can become reality!

Why join our team? Here’s just a few of the many benefits:

  • Innovative professional development and leadership programmes
  • Fully funded Teacher Registration support
  • Competitive remuneration
  • 10 days sick leave (full time permanent employees) 
  • Healthcare insurance
  • Wellness support services
  • Some work flexibility to support your work/life priorities
  • 50% childcare fees for your child (if relevant)

During May, we’re offering a bonus benefit: from your first day of employment, you’ll have *10 days paid sick leave AND *1 weeks’ annual leave available to you – that means no waiting 3 to 6 months for entitlements. (*T&C’s apply)

What you’ll bring to the role:

Our people are the heart of Kindercare which is why in this pivotal leadership role, you’ll be a Centre Director who is inspired to lead and support our mission-driven team, foster authentic partnership with families and nurture a safe, loving and fun-filled environment for every child.  

Let’s have coffee while you chat to us about your skill and experience in:

  • Managing and building strong, trusted relationships
  • Leadership, and nurturing your team’s potential through care, role modelling, and mentoring
  • Creating an environment where children feel at home and have a sense of “belonging”
  • Competently managing key operational tasks and financial performance

A qualified and registered Teacher, with experience in the ECE sector is preferred but not essential. You must have NZ citizenship or permanent residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Take that first step to a new career path – we’ll be beside you all the way. 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Wellington, Aotea

41 Aotea Dr
5024 Porirua Directions aotea@kindercare.co.nz 04-237 7937 View page

What we offer our Team

  • Employment Security

    Giving you assurance you’re joining an established, trusted name in early childhood since 1972

  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Offering you a fun-filled, inclusive, respectful and diverse culture

  • Child-centred, responsive curriculum

    Acknowledging your professional ability to bring all curriculum areas to life, and provide care and learning enriched by rhythms and rituals

  • Career Pathways and Benefits

    Supporting you through mentoring; collaboration; an innovative, high-trust environment; and strong, loyal relationships

Already working at Kindercare?

Let’s recruit together and find your next colleague.

email
@kindercare.co.nz
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