Type: Full time and Term Time Options available.
Qualification: NVQ Level 3+ or equivalent
Salary: £30,878.62 – £38,742.04 Dependent on Full/Term time hours and experience. Inc of travel allowance
Do you have at least 3 years’ management experience working in a group setting? LEYF Nurseries is the perfect opportunity to take the next step in your career.
We are looking for a Nursery Manager to lead our team at Burgess Park Nursery. You’ll be working in a fun and caring environment, with the time and space to develop warm and loving relationships with the children in your care.
Experience delivering excellent leadership and management.
Passion for the implementation of the Early Years Foundation Stage, ensuring high quality care and learning opportunities for all children.
Experience managing interactions with other professionals and Nursery staff in support of children and families.
Experience of developing partnerships with families and holding regular parent participation events.
Experience of managing and projecting occupancy.
A desire to positively enable the development of all staff.
Experience of performance management of staff through the appraisal process.
The ability to manage appropriate nursery budgets, monitor spending and take responsibility for all financial and administrative tasks e.g. fee and petty cash reconciliation; debt and fee collection and equipment inventory.
Over 50% of LEYF Nurseries have an Ofsted rating of ‘Outstanding’ with the rest of our nurseries rated as ‘Good’ or awaiting inspection. Our nurseries are at the heart of their local communities and the children can often be found out and about exploring London, visiting the Tate Gallery, Buckingham Palace and watching the boats on the River Thames.
In return for your dedication and hard work LEYF offer exceptional staff benefits which go hand in hand with our core values. We want all our staff to feel nurtured and inspired at LEYF so that each nursery is a fun place to work. All employees at LEYF are entitled to take advantage of our benefits which include 50% off child care and 7% Pension.
Visit our website www.leyf.org.uk or send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you would like to discuss how LEYF can support your career development in more detail, please contact us on 020 7592 3600.
Age Range: 2 to 5 years
OFSTED Rating: Outstanding
I've been at Burgess Park Community Nursery since 2015. Our nursery is special because it's inclusive and creative. Our staff works collaboratively to provide excellent learning experiences for our children. One of my proudest moments was receiving an Outstanding rating from Ofsted! I'd describe myself as passionate, committed and experienced. I believe that every child has the potential to succeed in life.
We know it’s our people who make LEYF great. That’s why we value each staff member and offer:
● Pay and conditions above the national average in the nursery sector
● A nurturing, fun and value-led working environment
● An award-winning staff training and development programme
● The opportunity to make a real difference to children’s lives