Nursery Manager

We are looking for an experienced and passionate Nursery Manager to work for one of our clients in Stratford Upon Avon.

This is a full time position, earning upto £35,000.00pa.

Our ideal candidate will need to have a high level of enthusiasm and be committed to providing high-quality childcare for children and their families within the organisation.

You will also be required to have:

· A level 3 or higher Early Years Childcare qualification or equivalent

· At least 2 years working experience within a setting ideally at management level

· Good understanding of the latest EYFS

· Knowledge of nursery safeguarding policies and procedures

· Ability to manage, lead and mentor a team

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Ability to work in partnership with parents/carers and other childcare professionals

Duties and responsibilities:

· Supporting the team to provide an enabling environment in which all individual children can play, learn, and develop.

• To ensure the nursery complies with all relevant legislation, plus local authority and OFSTED requirements

• To ensure the provision is of the highest quality at all times and strives to attain the highest ratings such as
OFSTED “outstanding”

• To manage the nursery’s Quality programme

• To ensure that the nursery target occupancy levels are met

• Responsibility for the recruitment and overall management of all childcare and other staff.

• To ensure that staff adhere to nursery policies, objectives and code of conduct

• To ensure that first and foremost, safeguarding children and staff is our utmost priority.