Nursery Manager

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Cheltenham
Salary
18500.00 - 20500.00 GBP Annual
Posted
01 Dec 2016
Closes
29 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Nursery Manager vacancy in Cheltenham offering attractive annual salary - Start in January

Your new company
This highly regarded nursery is based within a converted village hall, which provides a large, light, open space for the children to play and learn within. This nursery is part of a chain of 3 and working for this nursery will also enable you to make use of the resources at their partner setting. For example, they have created an edible garden and have access to a minibus where they transport the children to a local orchard to pick the fruit and come back and make an apple crumble. The nursery is based in an affluent area and currently has free on road parking.

Your new role
You'll be responsible for a small staff team which is split into nursery and preschool. As you will join a small team you will need to be a people person, as you will make up a large part of the nursery team. They are seeking to secure continuity for the children and therefore require the successful candidate to ideally work 40 hours between 8 - 6, Monday- Friday but they are flexible on when those hours are worked and whether you work a 4 day week. As part of your role you will be required to work in the room with the children as well as manage the setting.

What you'll need to succeed
Your previous experience in a similar role within an Early Years setting will lead to your success. You will require a level 3 qualifications in childcare. You will need to demonstrate strong EYFS understanding and previous 0 - 5 experience to model best practice to your staff.

What you'll get in return
The salaries within this nursery increase with added responsibility. Your starting salary will be ??18,500 - ??20,500. The manager there prides herself on supporting professional development through in-house training and would love to see this continued. The current manager is in post until January, therefore there is a possibility for a large handover to help you to settle in. You'll be open to many promotion opportunities as the nursery is part of a chain of 3 private day nurseries in Cheltenham.

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