09 Apr, 2019

Nursery Manager

  • Hungry Caterpillar Day Nurseries Ltd
  • Chalfont St Peter, UK
Full time Management

Job Details

Do you have a recognised childcare qualification: NNEB, NVQ/CACHE Level 3 or equivalent. Would you like to work for an award winning employer?

  • Employer of the Year
  • Training and Development Provider of the Year
  • Nursey Group of the Year

If you have:

Previous experience of managing day to day operations of a day nursery setting.

Solid under 5’s childcare knowledge and experience. 

Sound knowledge of Ofsted guidelines and the EYFS.

Sound knowledge of safeguarding and child protection procedures.

A commitment to equal opportunities and an ability to work effectively with young children and their families.

Good communication skills with a positive willingness to learn and develop. 

Join our senior team of enthusiastic and passionate Nursery Managers.

We are a dedicated, family led childcare provider, who believes in offering all of our staff a positive environment in which they can grow and develop. In return for your dedication and commitment we offer:

  • 5 paid days in-house training, every year.
  • Birthday off – in addition to statutory annual leave.
  • Individual career progression and development opportunities.
  • Employee of the month dedicated to your individual nursery.
  • Annual ‘Superstars Awards Day’ celebrating both individual and team achievements
  • On-line recording of children’s Learning Journals.
  • 50% off your childcare fees if your child attends any of our settings
  • BUPA Health Care package, on completion of your probation period, which includes 1000’s of discounts from major retailers
  • Competitive salary in line with qualifications and experience.
  • Bonus for great attendance

Everyone that works at Hungry Caterpillars is an important part of our successful team and therefore we ensure you will be respected, appreciated and rewarded for the great work you do. We look to recruit motivated, unique individuals with a passion for helping children and families to achieve their very best. I

If you can:

      Effectively lead and manage the staff team including providing day to day guidance, training      

      and support to all practitioners.

      Achieve and maintain an inclusive environment, prioritising high standards of care and


      Promote and facilitate partnerships with all parents/carers.

      Promote a safe environment for all users.

      Able to comply with all company policies and procedures including health and   


      Able to ensure nursery records are kept up to date and confidential.

      Attend meeting and courses as required.

      Positively and actively promote the setting.  


If you would like to build a career ladder with Hungry Caterpillars then please forward your C.V

Find further information on our award winning nurseries on our Hungry Caterpillars website

Please Note: This post is exempt from the provisions of Section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Due to the nature of the above jobs and in line with Hungry Caterpillars safer recruitment requirements, an appropriate level of disclosure under the Disclosure and Barring Service will be obtained.





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Nursery Manager  

Setting Type

Private Day Nursery  

Recruiter Type

Direct Employer

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