Early Education Manager

Nursery Manager Based in E7

Salary starts at £27,486.00 per annum plus PRP

We are looking for a Nursery Manager to join our friendly and dynamic team of childcare professionals. You will lead and manage the team on a day-to-day basis at our Shrewsbury Road Nursery in Forest Gate, East London. You will need to be an experienced manager or deputy, who is ready to step up and take charge, to deliver safe, high quality care and early education. To ensure effective partnerships; including with parents and carers, as well as ensuring compliance with policies, legal and statutory obligations. You will not be alone in this role as you will join an established and progressive leadership team who work across our settings and the range of services provided by our sister company, Early Start Group. We looking forward to hearing from you soon.

Experience & Skills Required

  • Level 3 Early Years education and childcare qualification or higher
  • Minimum 3 years post qualification experience
  • Ability to ensure the welfare and safety of children is the first priority of all within the setting and that any child protection and safeguarding concerns are appropriately acted upon and followed-up
  • To lead the team in planning, implementation and monitoring of the effectiveness of the curriculum, taking into account the SEN code of practice, safeguarding, progression and differentiation of learning opportunities
  • Ability to effectively lead and manage, including conducting performance appraisal, reflective and management supervision
  • Good written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to solve problems quickly and make accurate decisions as a member of the leadership team.

Additional Information

  • Competitive Salary with elements of performance related pay
  • Pension Scheme
  • Ongoing career development and support
  • Generous Holiday Allowance
  • Access to a range of employee benefits
  • We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable groups and expect staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS and an annual Childcare Disqualification Disclosure
  • Should you wish to discuss this role prior to your application please contact alabaster@earlystartgroup.com

Closing Date

Friday 29th May 5pm