The ideal candidate will have a steady career history with strong good or outstanding Ofsted results. The rewards for the successful candidate will be an excellent salary package with additional benefits and bonuses. The Nursery Manager will demonstrate exemplary leadership skills with the ability to positively support and motivate a team of practitioners. You will have a clear vision of what outstanding practice looks like and understand how to promote and maintain it within and early years environments. The Nursery Manager will be a strong and inspirational leader who understands all aspects of Nursery management, including a clear understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage Statutory Requirements.

The successful Nursery Manager will have full control of all aspects of the nursery to develop an inspiration learning environment. You will receive the full support of the owners of this family run Nursery. You will be expected to have a clear understanding of all aspects of managing a Nursery.The Nursery Manager will have a proven track record to confidently lead the nursery team and to work alongside the supportive directors. You will have the ability and knowledge to recognise and promote the delivery of high quality care and learning within the setting.

Location: Forest Hil

Salary: £32,000 + Negotiable

Contract type: Permanent, Full time 

​Industry: Early Years 


  • Welcome bonus
  • Promotion opportunities
  • Fully funded training
  • Pension scheme
  • Employee awards

Nursery Manager, Forest Hill

Responsibilities and duties​

  • Ensure a smooth day to day running of the nursery
  • Mentor and coach the staff team
  • Be a positive role model for the staff team
  • Carry out effective appraisals and supervisions
  • Manage nursery budgets
  • Lead regular staff meetings and training
  • Be an inspirational leader

Qualifications and skills

  • Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification or equivalent
  • 2 year’s management experience
  • Knowledge of the EYFS
  • Understanding of the planning cycle
  • The ability to lead by example and be reflective
  • Understanding of the statutory requirements
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of safeguarding procedures

Enhanced DBS and background checks will be conducted

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