Nursery Manager - Reigate

Daisy Chain Childcare Recruitment Ltd
10 Jan 2018
13 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Nursery Manager (Maternity Cover)



We are working with a super nursery who are currently looking for a Nursery Manager to cover maternity leave from March. The successful candidate will work alongside the Nursery Owner and Deputy Nursery Manager to ensure the smooth running of the nursery on a day-to-day basis. This may suit an experienced deputy who would like experience in a manager's role.

Job purpose:

To provide professional leadership and support to the nursery team.

To achieve positive working relationships with staff to enable them to feel supported in their roles.

To ensure the nursery provides the best possible standards of care and education, ensuring that the environment is safe and secure and all the children are valued as individuals.

To safeguard children ensuring excellent high quality childcare.

To assist the Manager in the day-to-day leadership and management of the nursery.

To oversee staffing to ensure staff: child ratios are maintained at all times.

To undertake staff supervisions and peer observations.

General office duties eg maintenance of child records / development records /newsletters.

To arrange training & maintain training records.


Ability to work both in a team and under own initiative

High standards of personal hygiene, cleanliness and appearance

Knowledge & understanding of food safety

Experience of coordinating staff training / maintaining training records

Valid paediatric first aid certificate

Daisy Chain Childcare Recruitment is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and an enhanced DBS will be required.

** All internal staff at Daisy Chain Childcare Recruitment Are Safer Recruitment trained **

Please send your CV as soon as possible to discuss the opportunities available and to arrange an interview for as soon as you are available.