Nursery Manager

Job Role (s):
Leadership / Management, Nursery Manager
£32,000 to £34,000 Per Annum
New Town
Contract Type:

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Nursery Manager to join a well-established nursery in  New Town ,Edinburgh. The ideal candidate will have a hands-on management style, experience of team building and managing occupancy.  

Person Specification:

level 3 Childcare qualification  or above

Experience of leading and motivating team

Track record of involvement in Ofsted Inspections

Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)

Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)

Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role

Some of the Nursery Manager responsibilities will include:

  • To manage budgets, occupancy levels and KPI’s.
  • To complete SEF and manage for Ofsted inspections.
  • To assist in the recruitment of nursery staff, manage inductions, supervisions and appraisals.
  • To lead the team and support in EYFS planning and looking at reflective practice.
  • To manage staff rota’s and staff meetings.
  • To ensure children’s observations, assessment and development records are maintained.
  • To manage marketing activities, such as open days, promotions etc. 
  • To have lead responsibility of Safeguarding and Health & Safety, ensuring all staff follow policy and procedures.
  • To work in partnership with parents forming caring and trusting relationships.


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