Nursery Manager, Southfields (SW1)
We are recruiting for a full-time manager at our client's nursery in Southfields. We are looking to employ someone who is passionate, motivated and wants to develop and lead a team of staff to ensure good, outstanding outcomes with Ofsted while providing the best quality care for the children and families that depend on the nursery.
The position is Full time and permanent
Hours: Will be on a shift pattern (can be flexible for the right person)
Pay: Between £35,00 - £40,000 (dependent on experience and qualifications)
Our requirements for a candidate for this position:
You will have an appropriate qualification in childcare level 3 or above.
Ability to become the suitable person for Ofsted registration and the ability to manage services in line with Ofsted and other legislation.
Experience in successfully passing an Ofsted inspection to a good or outstanding level.
A minimum of 1 years' experience in a managerial position of a good or outstanding nursery.
Experience of engaging the community and ability to identify growth opportunities. Being innovative and create to promote new ways of working.
Solid theoretical knowledge and understanding of child development, of children's needs including special needs.
Ability to think critically and make decisions. Ability to work flexibly to cope with the changing needs of the nursery.
Able to work independently and to manage own time efficiently.
Experience of managing supervision, appraisal of staff and maintaining an effective team.
Ability to communicate effectively with staff, parents, children, and Key partners.
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
Excellent assessment, planning and record keeping skills and the ability to contribute to the multidisciplinary assessment of and planning for individual children. Experience in writing reports, letters, appraisals and emails.Benefits include:
34days annual leave including bank holidays and 1 week at Christmas
For every child that signs up you will receive £50 registration fee.
Free uniformIf 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), quoting Reference AC2785 and ask for Sammy