Preschool Manager

Negotiable Full time Term Time Only 31-07-2017 Level 3 childcare qualification
Necton Little Oaks is recruiting for a new manager. This is a fulltime position, 35 hours a week (Monday – Friday 8.30 – 15.30).

Necton Little Oaks is a charity run preschool, situated in a growing community. We are increasing our opening hours in September (as above) to serve our community in a better and more complete way. The changes bring challenging times, so we are looking for a motivated, proactive, organised and flexible manager to take Necton Little Oaks to the next level (current ofsted report is ‘good’). Applicants must hold an up to date and recognised level 3/4 childcare qualification, First Aid training, Step On training and have at least 2 years’ experience of working on management level.

Responsibility and main duties:

Responsible to Chair of management committee

Main duties:

- To provide high quality care and education for pre-school children in a safe and stimulating environment.

- To fulfil all legal and statutory requirements.

- To oversee staff on a day to day basis.

- To draw up and to supervise the daily programme of Pre-school activities and events

- To attend training and meetings as required

- To organise the key worker system and to effectively supervise staff on a daily basis; to be responsible for monitoring the quality of teaching; to participate in staff appraisals and to identify in-service training needs

- To contribute and to implement all pre-school policies and procedures

- To undertake any other reasonable duties as directed by the chair of the management committee, in accordance with the pre-school’s objectives