Nursery Manager Circa £32000 - £34000

Daisy Chain Recruitment
11 Mar 2017
10 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for an Experienced Nursery Manager to oversee the day to day operations of a busy 60 plus place setting for a leading provider based in the East Croydon Area. Candidates will need to have managed settings of a similar size coupled with having a track record of Ofsted Inspections.

Located in South Way, the purpose-built nursery has been recently refurbished and is currently rated 'Good’ by Ofsted and are eager to achieve 'Outstanding’

Qualifications and Experience:

  • A full understanding of safeguarding procedures
  • A minimum qualification in Early Years Education and Childcare qualification at level 3 or above
  • Proven track record of involvement in supporting in Ofsted Inspections
  • Excellent knowledge of the EYFS curriculum
  • Experience of leading and supporting teams and the overall day to day running of a nursery

Key Responsibilities:

• To work alongside senior management in achieving outstanding childcare

• Organisational skills with the ability to work to targets and deadlines

• To achieve budget and occupancy for the nursery

• To lead the team and support in planning and looking at reflective practice

• To maintain high standards of care and consistent environments for children

• To be able to understand and meet the needs of individual children and families

• The ability to form caring and trusting relationships with the children and their Families

• Supporting your colleagues and contributing positively to the culture and reputation of the nursery

• To ensure professionalism and confidentiality at all times.

• To be flexible with regard to working hours to meet the needs of the setting

• Willingness to develop your professional career

Salary & Benefits:

• Circa £32,000 - £34,000 dependant on experience

• Bonus Scheme

• Pension