Nursery Manager

Bradley Stoke, Gloucestershire, England
16 Feb 2017
16 Mar 2017
Lauren Samways
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced and friendly Nursery Manager to work within a small family run for children aged 3 months to five years. The nursery is rated "good" by ofsted.


Level 3 qualification

Early Years or Childhood Education University Degree


A minimum of 3 years working in an early years setting

Previous management experience

Duties/Responsibilities and skills

take responsibility for the overall day to day running of the Nursery and the planning and monitoring of suitable early years curriculum

To liaise closely with parents/carers, informing them about the Nursery and curriculum, exchanging information about children's progress and encouraging parent's involvement

ensure records are properly maintained; e.g. daily attendance register, accident and incident records, waiting lists, admissions

To ensure the Nursery is a safe environment for children, that equipment is safe, standards of hygiene are high, safety procedures are implemented at all times and fire drills are practised regularly

To attend meetings and report to the management committee

To supervise staff meetings outside of working hours, and attend in-service training as required

To liaise with the management committee, OFSTED, and other professionals as necessary and ensure that all legal requirements are implemented

Sound knowledge of the EYFS framework

To ensure commitment to equal opportunities and understanding of religious and cultural diversity