Nursery Manager

Leek Area
Dependent upon experience and qualifications
07 Mar 2018
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type

We are recruiting for a Nursery Manager in the Staffordshire Moorlands Area to lead an Outstanding setting. This is a permanent position for 35 - 40 hours a week



*The salary will be negotiable based upon experience



The hours of work can be flexible dependent on the right candidate. This role will suit a very experienced deputy or a current manager.



In order to be considered for the role of Nursery Manager you will need:



At least 2 years supervisory experience within an early year’s environment


Ideally hold an early year’s degree, must have a minimum level 3 qualification


Have excellent knowledge of the EYFS requirements, both welfare and education
  A good level of applied literacy and numeracy


A good knowledge of OFSTED standards and experience of inspections


Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal


To be well-organised and work autonomously with minimal close supervision using own initiative


To have strong people management skills with the ability to lead and motivate a team


To have excellent attention to detail and a commitment to excellence


To have a proactive and innovative approach to challenges and ideas, plus strong problem-solving capabilities


To be flexible and receptive to change


To have resilience, maturity, and ability to cope with pressure and people


To be committed to the role, our business and to quality early years care and education.


To be willing to acquire new skills and undertake further training when necessary


Your role will include:



Managing the provision ensuring that children, parents and the staff team work together to provide the highest quality childcare. Promoting positive relationships with parents, children and colleagues


Ensuring health, safety and well-being of the children at all times


Motivating, leading and supporting the staff team


Overseeing the smooth running of and maintaining high quality practice within the setting


Spending time within all of the rooms working with staff teams and some office-based work – we have a business manager in position.


If interested in the Nursery Manager role please send us your CV by applying directly via this website or contact us for further information.



Job Types: Full-time, Permanent



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