Salary: £24,491 per annum
Contract type: Fixed term for 1 year (maternity cover)
Working pattern: Full-time
Closing date: Tuesday 3 November 2020 – 12 noon
Interview date: Tuesday 10 November 2020
About the role
FSN is recruiting for a NURSERY MANAGER (1 year Maternity cover) at St Nicks Nursery, St. Leonards on Sea
Salary from £24,491 per annum depending on qualifications/experience
37 hours p/w, all year round
Successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check
FSN are looking for an experienced, passionate manager to provide maternity cover. This is a great opportunity for a strong, dynamic candidate to expand on managerial experience in our full time, purpose built nursery in central St Leonards.
The role includes planning and delivering effective daily management of the nursery, in accordance with company policy, relevant legislation, local authority and OFSTED requirements. Leading a team of qualified practitioners to ensure the quality of care and education is of the highest quality.
Ensuring the health, safety and wellbeing of all children within the nursery and implement effective partnership working with parents/carers and external agencies to promote the best outcomes for all children.
Applicants will have a minimum NVQ Level 3 in Childcare or above, as well as 2 years proven leadership skills, experience of managing or deputising in a nursery setting and have excellent knowledge of EYFS & Ofsted requirements.
In return FSN offers a competitive salary, 30 days annual leave including bank holidays (due to increase to 31 days as of 1 April 2021), a pension scheme, a fantastic working environment together with excellent training and development opportunities
FSN embraces diversity and inclusion in the workplace and actively promotes working without discrimination. We are a disability confident employer and committed to interviewing disabled people who meet our minimum criteria for the post.
FSN staff and volunteers pride themselves in their work in supporting children, young people and families.
Closing Date: Tuesday 3 November 2020 – 12 noon
Interviews: Tuesday 10 November 2020
FSN aims to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
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FSN is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share this Commitment in every aspect of their work.
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.