Nursery Manager

Our specialist consultants are now recruiting for the position of Nursery Manager within a lovely Nursery in West Norwood, London. Our client can offer a permanent contract, full time hours, and a competitive salary.

As a Nursery Manager you will be responsible for the smooth running of the nursery, ensuring that nursery life is safe, stimulating and compliant with EYFS, Ofsted and safeguarding requirements.

Your responsibilities as a Nursery Manager would include:
·Achieving and maintaining high standards of care and education
·Effectively leading and managing the staff team including recruitment and retention, providing day to day guidance, training and support to all staff
·Ensuring all policies, procedures and curriculum are implemented and adhered to at all times
·Keeping yourself and your team up to date on current early childhood thinking/trends
·Effectively managing the budgets and occupancy levels
·Promoting positive relationships with parents, children and colleagues
·Marketing the nursery and engaging with local networking groups to build occupancy
·Managing all day to day operations of the nursery
·Ensuring the health, safety and well being of the children at all times

In order to be considered for the role we require:
·A Level 3 or higher Childcare qualification
·A passionate and positive attitude towards working with children
·Previous management experience would be desirable
·Excellent knowledge and understanding of the EYFS, OFSTED and Safeguarding requirements
·To be punctual and well organised

Due to the nature of this role, it will be necessary for an enhanced criminal record disclosure to be undertaken, together with other safeguarding checks, including obtaining references from previous employers.

If you think you have the experience and qualities to be an excellent Nursery Manager please submit your CV to us for consideration.

Required skills

  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Safeguarding
  • EYFS

Application questions

Do you hold a level 3 or higher qualification in childcare?
Do you have any experience as a nursery manager?

Reference: 35905143

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