Nursery Manager, Camden, London NW1 9JH
We are recruiting a passionate and dedicated Nursery Manager based in Camden who will provide strong support to their team.
You will be joining a small nursery year, in our clients bespoke 15 place nursery, open 49 weeks of the year. The children are 6 months to 3 years so experience with this age group is preferable.
Our client offers a blended approach to learning with inspiration from Montessori, Steiner, Reggio and Forest School.
This position requires previous experience in managing the day-to-day running of a Nursery. You will be responsible for ongoing training and development of staff whilst ensuring the nursery is being run to the highest standard in the upmost professional way.
You will hold a full and relevant qualification in Early Years at Level 3 or above, understand the requirements of the EYFS and Ofsted and have at least 2 years' experience working in a busy nursery setting in a management position. You should also have experience of working with babies and upwards and be a strong team player with excellent leadership skills.
Hours: Full Time Position, 8am to 6pm, 4 days a week (Friday off), with an hour paid lunch
5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays
Candidates must have:
Level 3 or above childcare qualification
Montessori experience is desirable
Leadership and management qualification (desirable but not essential)
Have 2 years minimum experience managing an early years' setting
Up to date paediatric First Aid certificate
A strong leader who role models' good practice
Adaptable to the needs of the Nursery and organisation
Effective management style to build strong nurturing relationships with the Nursery team and stakeholders.
Ability to use a coaching approach when developing staff.
The ability to build strong lasting relationships with Parents through pedagogical conversations.
Excellent communication skills - written and verbalBenefits:
Employer pension contribution
Enhanced holiday entitlement that increases with service
Childcare provision with substantial discounts
Employer paid training programs and career progression opportunitiesIf you would like to know more or are applying for a job through us, please do not hesitate to contact A&C Recruitment on (phone number removed) and ask for Sammy and quote AC2754