This successful private nursery in the borough of Barnet are seeking a full time and permanent nursery manager.
You will hold either: A level 4 qualification in an early years related subject. the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for the Children and Young People's Workforce - Early Years (Management) a foundation degree or HND in an early years related subject. a degree in early years, childcare, child development or related subject
You will be a natural leader, with exceptional people skills, leading from the front with an inspiring out look. Ideally with at least 2 years in a similar role.
Your role will include but not be limited:
To be responsible for and to oversee the day to day management, staffing,
organisation and smooth running of the Nursery.
To develop the ethos of the Nursery and to create a
welcoming and family friendly environment.
Managing the Nursery Team to ensure the delivery of the
aims and objectives of the establishment
To be responsible for leading practice to ensure high standards of care and
education of children between 0 to five years in accordance with statutory
requirements and to maintain a minimum good Ofsted grade
To ensure the EYFS is promoted and delivered within the setting to ensure
outcomes for children and families are improved
To ensure effective communication between the Day Care staff and with all
partner organisations to ensure the needs of children and families are met
To be accountable and responsible for day to day financial systems directly
relating to the provision.
To be responsible for admissions in line with the admissions policy agreed by
the Management Team.
To be responsible for organising training and monitoring students and
volunteers in the nursery .
To be responsible for the safeguarding of young and vulnerable children, in
line with the Barnet Safeguarding Children’s Board guidance.
To work in partnership with parents and carers to support families
To be responsible for managing staff and operational performance targets
To be responsible for ensuring that Health and Safety legislation is complied
with in the nursery
To proactively lead practice through keeping up to date with research, policy
and professional development
Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £44.00.