nursery manager in leeds

08 November 2018
heather kellie, randstad education
job type
£ 26,000 - £ 29,000 per year, Staff parking, company pension
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leeds, yorkshire and the humber
sub specialism
Early Years
job type
working hours
£ 26,000 - £ 29,000 per year, Staff parking, company pension
Non Teaching
reference number
heather kellie, randstad education
0113 246 2500
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job description

Are you an experienced Nursery Manager? Are you ready for your next challenge? This busy, popular and well established nursery needs you!

A full time nursery manager role is available in the Moortown area of north Leeds. The position is starting as soon as possible but can be flexible with notice periods. This role will involve running the day nursery and leading the team of staff, reporting to the nursery directors when required. This position is 40 hours a week and exact working hours will be discussed if successful.

You will ideally hold EYPS or EYTS but a minimum of a full and relevant Level 3 qualification in childcare (NVQ, CACHE, NNEB) is required. You will have up to date knowledge on the EYFS and safeguarding policies and must have experience in a management role within early years.

Experience Required:

Experience in a manager role within a private nursery or children centre setting
A minimum of 3 years work experience with children
Experience of supervising staff
Knowledge and experience of working within and implementing the EYFS statutory framework

Main roles include:

Ensuring the nursery meets Ofsted and early years foundation stage standards
Creating a safe and stimulating environment to promote learning
Updating parents and carers on children's progress
Working with colleagues to meet children's needs
Staff planning
Recruiting staff
Supporting and developing the nursery team
Managing a budget
Maintaining records and creating management reports
Complying with environmental, health and safety and fire regulations
Keeping up to date with developments in early years care
Building relationships with relevant agencies

If you feel you are ready for your next role and have the right skills and experience to apply then send your CV in the first instance and/or call the office number and ask for Heather.

(All candidates will be subject to Randstad Education's child safety standards, satisfactory references and UK eligibility checks.)


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


BTEC certificate in children,CACHE level 1 or 2,CACHE level 2 or 3,early childhood studies degree,NVQ level 3