Nursery Manager

Job Role (s):
Leadership / Management, Nursery Manager
£34,000 to £36,000 Per Annum
Excellent benefits
East Sheen
Contract Type:

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly experienced and dedicated Nursery Manager to join a well-established nursery group in East Sheen, South West London . The ideal candidate will have a hands-on management style, excellent communication and team building skill.

Person Specification:

Level 3 Childcare qualification or above

Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role

Track record of involvement in Ofsted Inspections

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)

Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)

Some of the Nursery Manager responsibilities will include:

  • Leading by example and managing day to day nursery operations
  • Working closely with area manager and managing KPI’s
  • Building positive relationships with parents and key interfacing groups
  • Developing a staff team, managing recruitment, induction, ongoing supervisions, conducting regular staff assessments, identifying and sourcing training needs
  • Ensuring the nursery effectively embeds EYFS curriculum in practice
  • Ensuring staff understand and adhere to all nursery policy and procedures
  • Managing budgets and keep accurate records of staffing, payroll, banking, petty cash, issuing invoices and fee collection
  • Managing Staff Rotas and meetings
  • Maintaining accurate records to include accident, incident, medication, registers and risk assessment
  • To ensure the nursery is running to its full capacity by effectively managing enquiries, conducting show-rounds, operating a waiting list, as appropriate
  • Working 40 Hours per week


Training ongoing support and career development

Due to the nature of this job, candidates will be subject to UK eligibility checks together with Enhance Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks

For immediate interview please email Staff Match your up to date CV or call 0333 323 3983