Nursery Manager

Location Penzance
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Negotiable
Contact name: Tom Hooper

Contact email:
Job ref: 49483
Published: 2 months ago
Startdate: 22/03/2022

As the exclusive recruitment partner of the Cornwall Association of Primary Heads Opus are currently working with a lovely Nursery in Penzance who are in need of a Nursery Manager to join a warm, friendly and passionate team. This is an exciting opportunity to join an established team!

Role - Nursery Manager

Hours - Monday - Friday – 40 hours per week

Contact – Permanent, Full Time

Location – Penzance, Cornwall

Duties of the Nursery Manager:

  • You will be setting and implementing the aims and objectives of the nursery and ensuring the organisation of a high-quality childcare setting.
  • Providing a safe, caring environment to enable the emotional, social and educational development of children, through individual attention and group activities.
  • Leading the implementation of Early Years Foundation Stage guidance throughout the nursery.
  • Working to raise the quality of early years provision and acting as an agent of change to improve practice in the nursery.
  • Day-to-day nursery management to ensure high standards of childcare and education, including monitoring and reviewing the childcare provision, quality improvements, marketing, administration and legislation compliance.
  • Managing the nursery profit and loss account, achieving steering wheel targets.
  • Supervising and supporting the nursery team members.
  • Facilitating feedback from parents and team members to improve nursery practice.
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with parents and guardians.

Requirements of the Nursery Manager:

  • NVQ in Early Years Childcare Level 3 or above (please note, health and social care qualifications are not suitable) with management experience
  • GCSE Maths and English Grade C or above
  • ICT qualification or a sound knowledge of Microsoft applications

Please contact Tom Hooper on 01872 279810 for more information on this role!

Please note: Only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted regarding this position.

Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.