07 Oct, 2021

Qualified Nursery Manager Croydon

  • Plus Staff Recruitment
  • Croydon, UK
Full time Deputy Management Qualified Practitioner Senior Management

Job Details

Qualified Nursery Manager

Plus Staff Recruitment

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 to provide professional leadership and management of the nursery, 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.

Apply For This Job

If you meet the criteria set above, or would like Early Years Career advise please apply ASAP for an informal and confidential chat.

please send your CV to enquiry@plusstaffrecruitment.co.uk or call us on 0208 299 1492

* This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Certificate and Early Years references Check.*

* Plus Staff Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer *


£20,000 to £25,000


Deputy Nursery Manager, Nursery Manager

Setting Type

Private Day Nursery

Recruiter Type

Recruitment Consultancy

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