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Nursery Manager Job at Butterfly Blue Day Nursery in Colchester

Job Description

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated nursery manager who can provide professional and positive leadership and management of the nursery and our team of staff. The ideal person must be organized and have an expectation of delivering the highest quality of care and learning opportunities for the children at our setting. Also able to implement new initiatives to improve the environment and also practice.

Main Responsibilities

Excellent leadership skills including day to day management of the staff team, supporting practitioners with additional training as required to develop their knowledge. Monitor and carry out observations to support and mentor staff, enabling them to develop their knowledge and skills through modelling best practice.

To manage the staff team through recruitment, supervision and retention. Carry out team meetings as required, staff reviews, and annual appraisals. Maintain staff ratios effectively and deployment of staff to ensure staff holidays and absences are managed at all times.

Has a robust knowledge of the EYFS and the ability to implement policies and procedures in line with Ofsted statutory requirements. To ensure all staff adhere have regular training and information with regard to nursery policies and procedures especially safeguarding.

Adhere to Health and safety legislation while ensuring the environment meets the necessary requirements and is safe, clean and well maintained.

Promote strong parent partnerships

Must have

Minimum Level 3 – childcare qualification

At least 3 years previous experience as a Nursery Manager of a Day nursery.

Good communication and people skills

Strong leadership abilities

Excellent time management skills

High expectation of the standard of care.

Ability to remain calm and deal with issues effectively.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Additional pay:

Benefits:

  • Additional leave
  • Childcare
  • Company pension
  • On-site parking

Schedule:

Experience:

  • Management: 3 years required
  • Childcare: 5 years required.

Licence:

  • NVQ Level 3 in Childcare (Required)

Work remotely: No

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £39,000.00 per year

Additional pay:

Benefits:

Schedule:

Experience:

  • Management: 3 years (Required)
  • Childcare: 5 years (Required)

Licence:

  • NVQ Level 3 in Childcare (Required)

Work remotely:

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitisation, disinfection or cleaning procedures in place

About Company

Company: Butterfly Blue Day Nursery

Company Location:  Colchester

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