Baby Room Manager

17000.00 - 22000.00 GBP Annual + Negotiable
28 Nov 2016
26 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Baby Room Manager

Prospero are currently recruiting for a fantastic opportunity to join a fun and dynamic nursery team in Bristol. We are looking for a Senior Practitioner to run the Baby Room (Under Twos) and also be Assistant Deputy Manager for the Nursery.

Your role as a Baby Room Manager will include:

*Assisting the nursery team in providing a friendly, caring and relaxing environment in order to encourage and develop children in our care
*Supervising staff and students in training and maintain a proactive and professional team
*Ensuring all daily routines are adhered to and records kept up to date and assessments/evaluations are regularly completed
*Planning and carrying out activities in line with the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage, Setting the Standards for Learning, Development and Care for children from birth to five, ensuring they meet with the Early Learning Goals
*Overseeing and ensuring an effective key worker system
*Liaising with other Room Leaders to provide a smooth transition for children
*Organising and attending meetings

In order to be successful in this Baby Room Manager position, you must have the following:

*Good communication skills with children, parents and colleagues are required as well as the ability to work in and lead a thriving team
*Applicants must have a good level of education and at least a Level 3 childcare qualification.
*Experience of working in an early years setting, and with under twos, is required, as well as experience of leadership and management
*Passionate and confident about working in childcare in such a way that engages and stimulates children
*Valid UK DBS dated within the last year or be willing to undertake one.
*2 professional references (1 must be from a childcare environment)
*Health and Safety, First Aid and Food hygiene knowledge

Benefits to this position:

*Excellent rates of pay
*Up to 31 days holiday entitlement including bank holidays.
*Flexible working hours
*Continuing professional development, training and support for all levels and qualifications

Prospero have been successfully placing Nursery Professionals and Teachers in jobs for many years. We work with over 200 schools across Bristol and Somerset including many on an exclusive basis!

We are an award winning agency with 100% DfES Quality Mark and work hard to build long term relationships. By taking the time to get to know what suits your personality, teaching style and specialism, we ensure we put the right candidate in the right post!

If you are interested in this position and you think you have what it takes to become a Baby Room Manager, please apply now