Nursery Jobs UK (on behalf of an anonymous employer)
We are looking for an experienced and ambitious candidate to become the Nursery Manager our Ofsted "Outstanding" site.
A 30 place nursery with a 9 place baby room and a 21 place mixed age group room from 2 -5 years. This long-standing nursery is part of a group of nurseries, allowing for a wide range of support from the Senior Management team,, as well as day to day support with training and staff cover.
We are seeking a confident, warm and ambitious individual who can support outstanding practice across the nursery group.
Excellent Training and Mentor support will be provided.
You must have:
A Childcare and Education qualification equivalent to NVQ level 3
A minimum of 3 years post qualifying experience in a full day care setting
A minimum of 2 years experience in a supervisory/leadership role in a nursery
Experience of leading and supporting staff teams to improve practice
A higher level qualification in Early Years Childcare and Education / Childhood Studies is desirable. EYTS/QTS
Excellent communication skills, written & verbal
Ability to develop effective relationships with children, colleagues, parents and outside agencies
Effective leadership skills
The ability to plan and organise workload
Ability to present clear and accurate reports
Proficient with computers and software packages: Outlook, Excel and Nursery Management Software (preferably Connect).
Salary: £22,000 - £23,500
Holidays: 32 day + 1 paid Wellbeing Day
Benefits: Health Care Plan, Extensive Training & Development, Bonus Scheme, Annual Salary Review, Pension, Annual Awards and conferences, Childcare Discount plus much more...
This is a full time position of 40 hours per week Mon-Fri, No term-time only applicants
We are an equal opportunities employer committed to safeguarding children. All successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.