Programme Coordinator - Upper South Island


Fixed-term position located in our Christchurch office – ten hours per week to 1 April 2021 (flexible days of work)

Closing date: Friday 16th October 2020

Te Whānau Tupu Ngātahi o Aotearoa – Playcentre Aotearoa is a well known and loved Early Childhood organisation with over 70 years of supporting parents to take the lead in their children’s learning through play. Playcentre operates 450 Playcentres throughout the country and has just over 1000 staff members who are employed in and over a number of roles.

Skills and experience

The successful applicant will have: 

  • Knowledge and understanding of the value of Playcentre and its philosophy
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • Management experience
  • Experience in coordinating a team
  • Knowledge/training in child development years 0 – 2
  • Strong people skills and effective listening skills
  • Ability to work strategically to ensure growth of programmes
  • Applicants with Playcentre Programmes experience preferred.

To apply

For further information, a Position Description or to apply for this role please contact:

Anna Steel  – Acting Regional Manager Upper South Island Region

Ph: 021 471 474 or email: [email protected]

Closing date

Friday 16th October 2020