Qualified Nursery Manager
Croydon, Thornton Heath
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000 per year
Contract: Permanent Full time
We are looking for a Qualified Nursery Manager to join an outstanding nursery located in Thornton Heath, South London.
The nursery consists of a spacious open-plan unit, with designated areas specified for a wide range of activities in which children can initiate their own choice and/or be guided by staff who extend their skills, knowledge and understanding, based on regular observations of the progress of each individual child.
The role of the Nursery Manager will be toprovide professional leadership and management of thenursery, to effectively manage the day-to day running of the nursery and to deliver the highest standards of care and education.
Recent experience working either as a Nursery Manager or as a Nursery Deputy Manager in a Nursery.
Level 3 or above qualification in Early Years childcare
To meet with the EYFS safeguarding and welfare requirements.
Be able to work full time
Have 2 years leadership and management skills
At least 2 years’ experience in a Nursery Manager role or equivalent
Excellent knowledge & understanding of the EYFS & Statutory framework
Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
Ability to use your own initiative
Your passion to be shown in your day-to-day interaction with children
Purpose of the Role:
To plan and deliver effective daily management of the nursery, in accordance with Company policy, all relevant legislation, plus local authority and OFSTED requirements.
To ensure the provision is of the highest quality; providing a safe, stimulating and caring child-centred environment catering for the children’s educational and developmental needs.
To ensure that all agreed quality and safety standards are maintained in the nursery at all times.
Responsibility for the recruitment and overall management of all childcare and other staff.
To liaise closely with parents/carers to ensure high levels of involvement and customer satisfaction at all times.
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