Nursery Manager - Ripley, Surrey

Recruiter
Worldwide Education
Location
Ripley
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Worldwide Education is currently recruiting for the position of Nursery Manager within a busy lovely setting in Ripley, Surrey. You will be expected to work full time 40 hours per week, starting ASAP on a permanent basis. 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 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 management or leadership qualification is desirable but not essential * A passionate and positive attitude towards working with children * Previous leadership experience * Excellent knowledge and understanding of the EYFS, OFSTED and Safeguarding * To be punctual and well organised * A clear DBS check Our client can offer: * competitive salary including pension and sick pay * increasing annual leave for each completed year of service * staff discount on childcare * training and development If you think you have the experience and qualities we are looking for please submit your CV to us for consideration