nursery manager in barnet

10 January 2019
georgia cleland, randstad education
job type
£ 9 - £ 11.60 per hour
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barnet, london
sub specialism
Early Years
job type
working hours
£ 9 - £ 11.60 per hour
Non Teaching
reference number
georgia cleland, randstad education
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job description

Are you a nursery room manager based in Mill Hill, London?

* Are you a qualified Nursery Room Manager looking for that next step in your career?
* Do you want to work in a Nursery that has a child-centred approach to Child Development?
* Are you looking for to take the next step toward Nursery Management?

If the answers to the above questions are yes a national nursery chain is recruiting a Senior Room Manager for one of their Nurseries in Mill Hill. You must be minimum Level 3 qualified with appropriate room manager experience as the nursery want the person who takes this position to eventually take on management responsibilities.

You must have excellent knowledge of the EYFS and be comfortable leading a strong team of assistants, nurses and apprentices.

The nursery will provide on-going training and can offer the successful candidate the chance to progress at a pace that suits them as they firmly believe in recruiting from within.

The nursery has a number of rooms appropriate for children aged 3 months - 5 years. The staff at Mill Hill are dedicated, hard-working, skilled and most of all passionate about their roles, the children and the parents. Cecilia the Chef provides delicious home cooked food which is nutritionally balanced and healthy. The nursery have a four week rolling menu which takes advantage of fresh, seasonal produce and allows our children to experience a wide variety of tastes, textures, flavours and colours within their meals. The nursery also has a large garden surrounding the building where the children have opportunities to explore the outside environment.


* Being flexible on the start times of your shifts
* Be able to cover various age ranges in the EYFS
* Providing support to newly qualified Nursery Assistants and Apprentices
* Safeguarding children
* To provide an exceptional standard of emotional, physical, intellectual and social care for the children in the setting
* Helping to maintain and oversee a clean, tidy, safe and child-friendly environment
* Supervising activities both inside and outside, including physical pursuits
* Changing nappies or helping with potty/toilet training
* Working with any health and social care professionals, where necessary, and undertaking any relevant admin/paperwork
* Feeding suitable snacks, meals and drinks
* Teaching general life skills such as manners and basic hygiene

Some benefits of the role:

* The nursery is based near local stations
* The opportunity to build upon previous skills and experienced gained
* The chance to build relationships with outgoing and supportive colleagues
* The opportunity to make a difference to children's lives within the Early Year's sector
* Real progression for you to cement yourself a long term position within the nursery
* On site canteen serving hot food

You will need:

* A full and relevant Early Years qualification - Level 3 or above.
* An excellent working knowledge of the EYFS and the Ofsted inspection framework.
* A comprehensive understanding of health and safety regulations.
* To be fully trained in safeguarding and paediatric first aid.

Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. We are working on behalf of Schools and Nurseries, any successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.

Should you wish to apply or would like more information, please contact Georgia Cleland on 02085300393. Alternatively, you can email me at


able to build relationships,be a role model,behaviour management skills,communication,effective discipline,engaging,motivated,nursery assistant experience,nursery nurse experience


CACHE level 2 or 3,NVQ level 3