WER620 Nursery Manager

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Are you awesome? Do you lead from within and know how to bring a team with you on a successful journey in Early Years? We have a fantastic permanent opportunity for a Nursery Manager based in Thornliebank nursery.  Managers who work for our award winning nurseries, receive full support from our central team enabling you to focus on developing the minds of our youngest children, leading your team, and working with our families.


Job Purpose

The Nursery Manager will be expected to provide high quality, flexible Early Learning and Childcare for families from the local communities. The Nursery Manager is accountable for the operation of the nursery ensuring the highest standards and best possible environment and care are provided for the children who attend the nursery.


Experience Essential:

Three years post-qualification practical experience of which at least two years have involved managing and supervising staff.


Education/Qualifications/Training Essential:

Qualification (or working towards) to meet the requirements of SSSC registration for Lead Practitioners


We look for individuals who demonstrate:

  • A love for children
  • A friendly nature with an upbeat, positive disposition and a sense of humour
  • Leadership skills that allow you to integrate quickly into the existing team whilst gaining respect and building rapport with colleagues and direct reports
  • Highly effective communicator who is able to adapt content and delivery in line with person/situation
  • Customer orientated with the ability to meet customer care needs and challenges
  • Act as a positive ambassador for personal presentation, including being clean, tidy and presentable
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation and best practice guidance
  • Ability to organise and prioritise their time


Experience required:

It is essential that applicants have Childcare Experience and desirable that they have Management Experience


If you are interested and would like to apply then please submit your CV and a cover letter to [email protected]

Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Expiration date: 28/06/2019
  • Location: Thornliebank
  • Job Title: WER620 Nursery Manager
  • Hours: 40h / week
  • Rate: £To be arranged / hour

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