Head of Nurseries and Quality
Seeking an experienced Head of Nurseries and Quality across a group of nurseries in the Black Country area.
An incredible opportunity has arisen for a Head of Nurseries and Quality to lead the development of a group of nurseries in the Black Country area, overseeing all aspects of quality and childcare practice across the group. The group consists of 3 nursery settings across Wolverhampton and West Bromwich.
There will also be an expectation that this role seeks to develop new nursery provision in order to facilitate the growing needs of the childcare sector in and around the Black Country area. The Head of Nurseries (and Quality) will line manage current nursery managers ensuring specific childcare targets and ratios are met and the appropriate support and training is in place to ensure that all our settings seek to achieve Outstanding where possible.
You will be experienced in the management of nursery settings, development of new nurseries and have the ability to support, monitor and train nursery managers and their teams to ensure the very best outcomes for children and a high degree of compliance in Health and Safety and Safeguarding Standards. Along with nursery managers you will be responsible for ensuring each setting is fully compliant and be aware of Ofsted requirements. You will have the ability to implement findings from audit, analysis and inspections to ensure practice and standards are continuously moving forward.
You will have responsibility for budget setting within a business model framework seeking to ensure surplus budgets in each setting as appropriate. You must also be able too respect the Christian Ethos of the YMCA and uphold its values
Closing date: 29th January 2018
Shortlisting date: week commencing 29th January 2018
Interview date: week commencing 5th February 2018
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