Nursery Manager

Recruiter
Edvectus
Location
Marylebone Station
Salary
£27,000-£35,000 per annum
Posted
09 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
NURSERY MANAGER

AN EXCITING OPPORTUNITY AT A UNIQUE SCHOOL IN MARYLEBONE

The School

We are L’Ecole Internationale Franco- Anglaise, an independent, international, co-educational, bilingual school. We are looking for a nursery manager (Rising 2s) to lead the creation and development of a CRECHE in our Primary and Secondary Schools.

Our Schools are genuinely different because we teach almost all subjects in both English and French. Our approach is child-centred, with a focus on the individual children's needs, and diversity is at the heart of our philosophy. Our method of bilingual learning is seen to enhance cognitive dexterity and thus forms an ideal preparation for higher education.

The Opportunity

We believe this is both an interesting and exciting opportunity for an experienced French/English bilingual Nursery Manager. We want you to be involved with the planning and implementation of this project right from the start. We hope that you will be in post by April 2018 in order to spearhead all aspects of this development, including the hiring of staff and building of resources.

Duties for the post

- Arranging marketing and publicity materials with management team

- With approval of the management team, furnishing the crèche with suitable equipment, furniture and toys, and making sure it maintains in good condition

- Interviewing and inducting suitably qualified and experienced staff

- Supporting and developing the nursery team

- Managing a budget

- Speaking to potential and existing parents, giving them high standard of customer service

- Creating a safe, caring and stimulating environment that promotes learning through play

- Supervising activity planning to ensure that children’s needs are met

- Creating management reports, and maintaining staff and child records

Essential Requirements:

- Minimum of NVQ Level 3 in Early Childhood Education or the equivalent such as NNEB.

- Have strong knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) as well as the OFSTED standards.

- At least 10 years relevant work experience

- Experience in a nursery managerial role

- High level of proficiency in English and French

- Strong understanding of safeguarding regulations

- Strong understanding of Health and Safety

- Hold a current DBS (Enhanced) / or equivalent if from outside the UK

Highly Desirable:

- Previous experience opening a new crèche

Salary: in the region of £27,000 to £35,000 per annum.

How to apply – all applications are being handled by our recruitment partners edvectus.

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To the attention of Lisa Bavidge