12 May, 2022

Nursery Manager - Maternity Cover

  • Great Starts Recruitment LTD
  • Sittingbourne, UK
Maternity Cover Management

Job Details

Nursery Manager - Maternity Leave Cover
Sittingbourne - Kent
Full Time, Temporary

Our client in Sittingbourne, are looking for a Nursery Manager to cover Maternity Leave on a full time, temporary contract.

The nursery are looking for an experienced child care professional to manage their beautiful nursery. They have around 40 children on roll per day and are looking for someone who can hit the ground running.

The nursery prides itself on its home from home environment, high quality childcare and passionate staff, meaning they are looking for a motivated, caring and innovative childcare provider to take on this role.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Ensure day to day running's of the nursery are kept to a high standard
  • To lead the effective delivery of the EYFS
  • Monitor, manage and motivate staff effectively, ensuring CPD and consistent improvement of practice across the whole setting
  • Ensure the safety and wellbeing of children is always the main priority
  • Adhere to all polices and procedures and ensure staff are practicing these procedures
  • Be able to manage day to day nursery administration
  • Liaise with parents/carers, outside agencies when appropriate as well as dirent the team

The ideal Nursery Manager will:

  • Have experience managing a busy nursery setting
  • Hold a current NVQ Level 3 certificate in Child Care
  • Have a good understanding of safeguarding and health and safety
  • Have a real love and drive for providing top quality child care

What can the nursery offer

  • A competitive salary
  • A supportive environment and team
  • Room to grow within your career and become part of the nursery family!

If this opportunity isn't right for you but you know someone who it would be perfect for? You can always, refer any education professional to us and if they go on to work for Great Starts Recruitment LTD, we will pay you a £100* referral fee to say thank you! This is just one of the many roles that we are currently helping our nursery clients with so please feel free to get in touch to discuss other opportunities which may be of interest to you.


£11-£15 per hour


Deputy Nursery Manager, Nursery Manager, Crèche Manager, Manager

Setting Type

Private Day Nursery

Recruiter Type

Recruitment Consultancy

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