Nursery Manager

Bournemouth, Dorset
£24k to £27k dep on exp
12 Apr 2012
15 Apr 2012
Full Time
Contract Type

 Nursery Manager required for this busy setting near Bournemouth


The successful applicant will be passionate about working in childcare, leading and supporting a team, and be responsible for the overall day to day running of the Nursery.


Some of your duties and responsibilities will include:


To achieve and maintain high standards of care and education

To ensure that all the requirements for OFSTED and other legislative bodies are met

To work alongside senior management to achieve excellent standards within the nursery

To achieve budget and occupancy for the nursery

To work in partnership with the parents and provide good customer service

To market the nursery effectively to encourage prospective parents

To recruit and select staff as when needed together with appraisals of all staff


Qualifications – you will need to have been qualified for at least 4 years with a minimum -

NNEB  * BTEC Nat Dip  * CACHE Dip in Childcare   * NVQ level 3 


Experience and Skills in

Organisational skills with the ability to work to targets and deadlines

Financial experience in setting and achieving budgets

Good knowledge of health and safety legislation

Flexible and adaptable approach to the job

Recruitment, appraisal and performance management of staff


This is an opportunity to work for a professional childcare provider where further professional development and career progression is achievable.