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2018-01-07 Nurseries Job Title: Nursery Manager
Job Role: Manager
Date Posted: 08 Dec 2017
Job Location: Milton Keynes , Buckinghamshire
Company: Acorn Day Nursery (Westcroft)
Salary: £27,040 to £34,528 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contact Name: Caroline Burton
Nursery Manager- Full Time- Acorn Day Nursery, Westcroft, Milton Keynes (must be at least a level 3 and have experience managing a nursery. Salary £27,040-£34,528 pa
Acorn Early Years Foundation has over 25 years’ experience operating successful nurseries, out-of-school clubs and Forest Schools across Milton Keynes, Northants and Bedfordshire. We specialise in having a nature pedagogy and promoting the professional development of our staff.
As a not-for-profit organisation, Acorn always puts the needs of the children first and we strive to be ethical and sustainable in all aspects of our work. Our Westcroft nursery is situated below our training centre, and we are keen to develop the nursery into a flagship of excellence.
About the Role
We are looking for an inspirational nursery manager to lead a team of childcare professionals at one of our larger day nurseries at Westcroft, Milton Keynes.
This opportunity is ideal for a nursery manager who has exceptionally high standards and an ambition to be the best, and who is keen to nurture a staff team to share that ambition. You will be a hands-on role model with a collaborative leadership style. Acorn Nursery Managers help to shape the policy and future of the organisation and it is important that you are a reflective practitioner and an excellent communicator.
Successful applicants must be able to provide ‘right to work in the UK’ documentation, provide two satisfactory references and undertake an enhanced DBS check prior commencing employment.
Duties and Responsibilities
We are looking for candidates with the following values:
As part of our team, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, great training and progression opportunities and you will have a supportive team offering guidance and support. Outstanding benefits are offered including life insurance, enhanced pension contributions, service awards and 50% childcare discount.