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)
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
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 email@example.com
Or call Sarah on 07884 288361 to find out more.