Centre Administrator
Tauranga, NZ
10h ago

Centre Administrator (BestStart MacDonald Street)

  • Administration
  • Who we are

    At BestStart, we’re passionate about making a positive difference in children’s lives. We aspire to grow curious, confident and caring children.

    Together we teach, learn and nurture.

    We have grown into New Zealand’s largest provider of early childhood education and we remain committed to being a progressive and responsive leader by continuing to invest in our people.

    Our vision is to work in partnership with families, whanau and communities to enable children to achieve their learning potential.

    We are on the lookout for an experienced Centre Administrator to join our team at BestStart MacDonald street!

    Our centre vision is "Be Strong. Be Brave. Be Steadfast" we empower the children in our centre to embrace and explore their cultural diversities and develop their own inner strength and "super power".

    We want all families to receive a warm and welcoming experience at our centre, therefore the ability to build trusting relationships is a critical aspect to this role.

    We are looking for a friendly, personable and efficient Centre Administrator to provide excellent customer service to our centre families, centre manager and staff.

    The centre is licensed for 101 children including up to 18 children under 2 years of age.

    Key aspects to this role will include :

  • Developing a sound knowledge of MoE funding requirements
  • The ability to follow company processes and systems
  • Respectful communication with families including debt management where applicable
  • The ability to show parents through the service and convert enquiries
  • We will require the successful candidate to be familiar in working with Microsoft office programs, therefore experience in this area is a must.
  • This position will be commencing at 32 hours per week, however this will be increased to 38 hours per week in line with centre occupancy.

    At BestStart we offer a supportive working environment and full training will be provided for this position. We are looking for someone who is flexible and adaptable to focus on daily priorities as they arise along with having good time management skills.

    Why choose us?

    Every BestStart centre is unique and reflects the special qualities and backgrounds of its children, teachers and communities.

    We are big on growing our people and we are proud to offer a great benefits package which includes discounted childcare, subsidised healthcare insurance, staff uniform, immediate access to your sick leave and amazing career pathways!

    If this sounds like the position for you, we'd love to hear from you - apply today! Back to search results

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