Nursery Manager

The Smart List
17 May 2018
22 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Nursery Manager

Luton, Bedfordshire


SALARY & BENEFITS: £25,000 - £35,000 per annum

WORKING HOURS: Full Time - Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm

THE COMPANY: Our client is a well-known, outstanding Nursery based in Luton, Bedforshire with a reputation for quality care and education. They can cater for up to 84 children within the nursery which consists of 12 babies, 22 toddlers and 50 play/pre-school places. Established over 45 years ago the Nursery sit on the grounds of an Academy.
THE ROLE: The role of the Nursery Manager will be to assist in the day to day running of the Nursery.

Key Responsibilities of a Nursery Manager to include:-
  • To act as a role model to other members of staff
  • Working in partnership with parents, carers and other professionals
  • To oversee the development and daily management of the Nursery providing a safe, caring and stimulating environment for children 0 – 5 years of age.
  • To build links and work in partnership with parents, carers and professionals to promote the well-being of the children.
  • To assist/develop and implement the EYFS
  • To develop, implement and review the policies, procedures and practices within the Nursery

This list is not exhaustive and you will be asked to carry out other duties as per the Nursery needs

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate will have an NVQ Level 3 in childcare with previous experience within a similar role, or experience within a supervisory or managerial capacity. You must have a thorough understanding of the EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stage) and other regulatory requirements i.e. Safeguarding etc. Our client is looking for a highly motivated, experienced and reliable Level 3 Nursery Manager with a real enthusiasm for working with children. They must also have a passion to further develop and manage the nursery setting.

Key experience essential for the role of Nursery Manager based in Luton, Bedfordshire:
  • Will live within a commutable distance of the Luton
  • Will hold a Level 3 NVQ qualification in childcare
  • Will ideally have previous experience working in a supervisory or managerial capacity in a nursery setting.
  • Will have a thorough understanding of EYFS, Safeguarding other regulatory requirements.

Does this sound like you? If yes and you would like to apply for the Nursery Manager position then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

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