nursery manager in st. albans

07 February 2019
craig white, randstad education
job type
£ 31,000 - £ 34,000 per year, Further qualifications available
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st. albans, east of england
sub specialism
Early Years
job type
working hours
£ 31,000 - £ 34,000 per year, Further qualifications available
reference number
craig white, randstad education
01582 811878
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job description

Nursey Manager
St. Albans

Are you a St Albans based Nursery Manager looking for the next step in your career?

* Do you want to work with a national nursery chain?
* Do you want to work in a 'good' nursery in St Albans?
* Do you have at least one year's experience as a nursery manager?

A Nursery in St Albans is looking for a Nursery Manager to join them in their purpose-built nursery in February. The role is suitable for those with a Level 4 qualification or above and at least one year's experience in a similar setting.

You must have experience working in the EYFS and be comfortable managing and training a team of assistants and nurses. You must also be UK qualified and have a sound understanding of the EYFS.

This is a purpose built, single-storey nursery with a well-designed layout. There are 61 children on a daily basis, ranging in age from three months to five years. There are 3 large base rooms: 3 months-24 months, 2-3's and 3-5's. The nursery has a good sized garden which includes 3 separate areas.

The Nursery will provide you with:

* A minimum of 25 days holiday entitlement plus bank holidays
* Childcare provision with up to 80% childcare discount
* Excellent in-house training and career progression opportunities
* Opportunity to gain further qualifications via the BB Training Academy
* Retail Discounts Schemes e.g. Sainsbury's and Mark & Spencer; ticket discounts at Odeon, reduced gym membership and many more benefits, including cash back facilities
* A confidential employee assistance programme to assist all staff where they may benefit from having access to a sensitive ear
* Pension scheme (auto-enrolment)


* Empower the team to deliver rich learning opportunities for all children by creating unique and exciting activities
* Lead and work proactively within the current Early Years Framework
* Establish and monitor the effectiveness of adjustments for individual Children
* Engage with the children and support staff to foster an enthusiasm for learning
* Ensure all staff are fully aware of their responsibilities and carry out their role in line with all policies, procedures and legislative requirements
* Train and mentor all staff members
* Manage the overall day-to-day operation of the nursery

You will need:

* At least 1 year's previous experience as a Nursery Manager
* Minimum of 4 year's occupational experience in a nursery setting
* A full and relevant Early Years qualification (for at least 3 years)
* An unrivalled dedication to delivering exceptional childcare
* Excellent communication, organisational and interpersonal skills

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a company who believe in recruiting from within and provide an award-winning training programme. Apply now or speak to the Luton Office to find out more about this role.

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

Randstad Education has been working with Primary, Secondary and SEND schools and units for the past 22 years in this area. If this vacancy is not for you, please do not hesitate to contact the office to discuss further opportunities with an Early Years Consultant.




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