Nursery Manager

Swindon, Wiltshire
TWBJN -062020-287100_1602156720
Date Posted:08 Oct 2020
  1. School Administration
  1. Long-term

Nursery Manager

Swindon, Wiltshire
Nursery Manager (F/T) - Swindon - JN -062020-287100
Tradewind Recruitment are currently looking for a dynamic and ambitious leader to manage and be responsible for the daily running and administration of a nursery, set within a highly regarded co-ed prep school, located north of Swindon.
The Nursery Manager will work closely with the Head of Pre-Prep and the Headmaster to lead an already successful nursery to a new level, enhancing the nursery's offering and facilities and consolidating its position as the foremost nursery in the area.
The Nursery Manager will be responsible for the daily running and administration of the nursery whilst adhering to the policies & procedures, ensuring compliance with the Children Act and Health and Safety legislation.
The school are looking to split the role into 3 days of "hands on" running a room and 2 days to allow for the administration and management aspect of the role.
We are looking for:
*Level 3 qualified as a minimum, ideally QTS (or equivalent degree in Early Childhood Studies)
*Proven management experience, preferably in a nursery/pre-school/EY setting
*An inspirational and enthusiastic leader with high organisational skills
*Someone who is an excellent role model and who actively promotes the skills, attributes and behaviours important in a classroom
The role is F/T on a 1-year fixed term contract with a view of extending to a permanent contract at the end of the academic year.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

The essentials:
To join us and be successful in this role you will need to:
*Hold QTS status or equivalent Early Years qualification
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position in Swindon. Or for more information about the role, contact Tom on 0117 301 7578 /
We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. As a Tradewind employee you'll have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay and plenty of development opportunities. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
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