specialist education recruitment

Pre-school Manager

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Workplace: Basingstoke, UK
Added 13-04-2021 08:57:22


A small community pre-school is looking for a new leader!

About the company:

Nurture Search is helping a committee run, community preschool to find a new Nursery Manager.

About the role:

We’re looking for a Nursery Manager in Basingstoke. The role will largely be office based but will of course require some room based time. We are a small community pre-school with a passionate committee. This is a 38 weeks per year role, with a few training and preparation days.


Managing a 30-place nursery setting, you will be working with a team of 6 staff to provide high-quality care, whilst promoting health, growth, and development to children.

  • Overseeing the planning, monitoring, assessing and development of the nursery
  • Promoting and ensuring the provision of quality and consistent childcare in line with EYFS learning goals
  • Ensuring safeguarding procedures are maintained
  • Promoting and facilitating partnership with parents and carers
  • Ensuring DBS/PVG compliance is met
  • Providing guidance, training, and support for staff
  • Clear and demonstrable management and leadership skills
  • Knowledge of Ofsted standards and requirements
  • Up to date knowledge of EYFS framework and regulations
  • Ability to identify priorities and meet outcomes
  • Good ICT skills-Microsoft Word, Excel, etc
  • You will be ordering food and catering
  • In charge of resource budgets
  • In charge of hiring your own team

Skills and experience:

You will need to be a minimum Level 3 or above with at least 2 years’ experience in a senior role such as room leader.

Fluent in Spoken & Written English.

Willingness to go the extra mile.

Ability to manage a team of people.

Salary information: £21,500 and £27,000 (£28,000 to 35,000 FTE) depending on qualifications and experience.

Working Week:

Mon-Fri with shifts between 8:00-16:00



We are an equal opportunities employer.

Specific details

Specialist Area Standard
Hours Part time
Salary Range 25,000
Job Type Permanent
Recruiter Type Recruitment Consultant


South East England, England, United Kingdom, Europe
Basingstoke, RG21 7AW


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