Nursery Manager

Bromley/ Croyden, Surrey (City/Town), London (Greater)
Circa £38,000 pa
09 Apr 2021
09 May 2021
Full Time
Contract Type

Nursery Manager, Croydon/ Bromley, Surrey Borders

Established and thriving nursery looking for an experienced, professional and innovative manager.

The nursery is situated within an easy drive of both Croydon and Bromley.

The successful candidate will be qualified to level 3 or above and have a proven and successful track record as a nursery manager.


Competitive salary. Circa £38,000pa

Generous benefits package including loyalty bonus and incentive schemes

Staff rewards, including birthday vouchers, Christmas presents and staff treats

A supportive and positive working environment

The opportunity to lead a nursery judged as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted

Free parking ( due to location own transport is very highly recommended)

The role:

As the nursery manager you would take day to day responsibility for ensuring a safe, caring and nurturing environment for both children and staff.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to :

Making strategic decisions to maintain and build further on the existing high quality provision, putting children’s well-being, safety and education at the heart of the decision making process

Managing and motivating  a team of deputies, room leaders and practitioners- monitoring their performance and using your skills to provide clear and supportive performance feedback

Working closely with parents and carers to understand the needs of each child

Recruiting and inducting new staff

Monitoring children’s progress to ensure they are making the best possible progress

Ensuring the records needed to maintain the smooth and safe running of the nursery are maintained

Ensuring all environmental, health and safety and fire standards are met

The candidate:

Must have previous experience at nursery manager level

Must be qualified to level 3 or above

Must be a confident and capable manager of people, able to offer lots of support and guidance but also be ready to swiftly tackle any performance concerns

Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills

Must be organised and a confident user of IT

This is a permanent, full-time position, 40 hours a week, worked across 5 days, Monday – Friday

The nursery owner is supportive and involved but is looking to recruit a manager who has the skills, confidence and expertise to take full responsibility for the day to day running of the nursery.

If you think you are a good match for this role then we would love to hear from you

Please apply in confidence to

Or call Sarah on 07884 288361 to find out more.

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