CENTRE MANAGER POSITION – A Unique and Exciting Opportunity

Early Learning Counties Manukau (ELCM) – Alfriston College, 145 Alfriston Road, Manurewa, Auckland 2450


Early Learning Counties Manukau is an affiliated company of the Counties Manukau Kindergarten Association which is solely owned and operated by the Counties Manukau Kindergarten Association. The company was set up to manage early childhood education services that offer longer sessions for families and which continue to operate during term breaks.

This position would suit a person who places high importance on establishing positive and enduring community and team relationships. We require that special someone who places priority and commitment in ensuring that relationships within diverse communities, as well as operational systems within the centre, are very well maintained.

We are seeking a dynamic, dedicated and experienced ECE qualified person who has had wide, varied and knowledgeable leadership and management experience in managing long day services, and who also has current and wide knowledge of high quality curriculum approaches.  Most importantly, the successful applicant must be community minded, willing to go the extra mile and have a “nothing is impossible” and a “can do attitude”.

An individual contract will be offered with:

  • favourable employment conditions
  • generous professional development opportunities
  • Applicants require a Bachelor of Teaching ECE, current first aid certificate and current Full Teacher Registration Practicing Certificate

We encourage all interested applicants to prioritise time and effort to visit the centre. The centre will close on Friday 20th December 2019 and open on Friday 10th January 2020.

To apply for this position please download, read and complete the forms below and send through to vacancies@cmka.org.nz  or email your CV and cover letter to vacancies@cmka.org.nz

For application packs and information contact vacancies@cmka.org.nz or for further information contact Marianne Mudaliar, Operations Manager, phone: 0274 970 369.

Start date is negotiable.                       Applications close Friday 31st January 2020