Little Larks Day Nursery is a 72 place private day nursery and pre-school set in a beautiful countryside location near Nowton Park in Bury St Edmunds. Our aim is to provide a quality childcare service to children from the ages of 3 months to 5 years old and a positive working environment for all employees. We are extremely proud of our nursery and the team we have to service and promote our business. We regard our staff to be our greatest asset and seek to be a supportive and forward-thinking employer.
We now have an exciting opportunity for a manager to join us. We are looking for someone with real passion to support children and inspire our team. You must have a minimum Level 3 Qualification in Early Years / Childcare, at least 5 years previous experience of working in a Day Nursery and 3 years experience of leading a large team. Sound knowledge of the latest EYFS framework and regulations are essential.
As manager, you will take full responsibility for the daily running of Little Larks Day Nursery, including the leadership and management of staff and premises, the welfare, learning and development of children and liaison with parents, in accordance with the statutory requirements of the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage.
You will be accountable for the provision of high quality inclusive play and learning opportunities for all children and sustain a safe, welcoming, purposeful, stimulating and encouraging environment both indoors and outdoors.
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Little Larks Day Nursery are committed to safeguarding the welfare of its children, families and staff. All staff, students and volunteers are required to have an enhanced DBS check to ensure their suitability and undertake safeguarding training.
Little Larks is situated in a quiet countryside location near Nowton Park in Bury St Edmunds. We have space for 72 children between the ages of 3 months and 5 years old and are open for 51 weeks of the year.
We're fortunate to have large gardens which make for a fantastic outdoor learning environment and lovely light and bright rooms. We work within the Early Years Foundation Stage to provide high quality care and education to children within this homely environment.
We work in partnership with parents, carers, staff, children and professionals. Staff are treated as individuals and respected for the skills and qualities they offer. We promote honesty, fairness, consideration and tolerance for others, along with good manners and emotional support.
As a valued member of our team, you will be given the opportunity to grow your continuous professional development through training, coaching and mentoring.