Nursery Manager

St Columb Major
£20,000 per annum + benefits
29 Mar 2017
27 Apr 2017
Beth Vick
Contract Type
Full Time
Nursery Manager
Salary: £20,000

Cornwall, St Columb
Who we are

Retallack is a five star luxury resort and spa in Cornwall, set in 100 acres of peaceful lakes and Cornish countryside the resort has plenty going on and offers much more than your average holiday home. From indulging in dinner, to relaxing in the spa, working up a glow in the health club, having fun on the FlowRider or splashing around at Retallack Wake Park, we have it all.

The Position

We are looking to recruit a Nursery Manager to come and lead the team in the Retallack Kids club. The Nursery Manager will be in charge of the kids club and responsible for the day to day operational elements of the kids club, creating a caring and simulating environment that promotes learning through play.

Nursery Manager Responsibilities
  • Assist in the recruiting of staff for the kids club
  • Ability to build positive relationships with parents and children
  • Leading a team of staff with delegation and by maintaining their appraisals and assessments
  • Implement and reinforce the company policies, procedures and processes
  • Providing parents with information, support and communication that is required
    Managing the smooth running of the nursery
  • Office based duties including finances, budget control and parent enquiries
  • To manage and oversee the day to day running of the nursery, ensuring the safety and well-being of all children that attend
  • Undertake any reasonable duties requested by management
The Person
  • Exceptional knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage and Health & Safety legislation
  • Previous management experience within a childcare setting is essential
  • A minimum qualification in Early Years Education and Childcare qualification at level 3 or above
  • Excellent communicator at all levels (written and verbal)
  • Experience within a similar environment is essential
  • Previous experience of working in a childcare setting and knowledge of current childcare legislation
  • Experience working with Ofsted is essential
  • 21 days holiday
  • Discounted rates on leisure facilities, ESYA Spa, Green Room Restaurant, Wake Park, Aqua Park and Flowrider
  • Free onsite parking
The closing date for this position is 21/4/2016 No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.