Information for Managers

Self-motivated, organised and pro-active, the Nursery Manager is responsible for overseeing the running of the setting whilst ensuring best outcomes for all children.

  • Level 4 in Child Care or above
  • Paediatric First Aid Certificate
  • At least two years post qualifying childcare experience.
  • Competent in ICT
  • Experience of leading teams and managing an early years setting would be an advantage.
  • Previous involvement in OFSTED inspections
  • Excellent knowledge of EYFS
  • Organisational skills with the ability to work to targets and deadlines

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Excellent leadership able to inspire and motivate a team;
  • Implementation of the EYFS and striving to meet Ofsted requirements;
  • Apply the ethos and vision for the nursery throughout the setting;
  • Implement Safeguarding Policies and Procedures, ensuring compliance by staff;
  • Foster excellent relationships with children, parents and staff;
  • Supervision of Health and Safety;
  • Marketing of the nursery to prospective parents and managing waiting lists;
  • Oversee recruitment, management and Performance Reviews of staff;
  • Maintenance of the nursery‚Äôs ICT system;
  • Management of Nursery budget and financial records;
  • Support in planning and encouraging reflective practice in all staff
  • Professionalism and confidentiality at all times.