Nursery Manager, Somerset

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Churchfield Church SchoolSomerset

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary

We are looking to appoint a temporary Nursery Manager at Churchfield Church School. This is a unique opportunity to work in a purpose built all year- round nursery at an exciting phase in our development.

The successful candidate will be a creative dynamic professional, who will lead and develop our dedicated and committed team. You will be responsible for ensuring the very best early years education and child care.

The person appointed would be expected to work collaboratively with the Leadership Team, Nursery staff and other colleagues.

The successful candidate will be expected to meet the following criteria:

  • As a minimum have a Level 3 Early Years qualification ideally QTS, EYT, or EYP
  • Be experienced in the management of a Nursery setting
  • Have a working knowledge of safeguarding, preferably as a Designated Safeguarding Lead
  • Be familiar with Ofsted inspections and requirements
  • Display a range of attributes including personal organisation, initiative, positivity, passion, enthusiasm and a caring nature

37 hours per week. This is a temporary post to cover sickness absence. Fixed term until 31st December.

Candidates are invited to contact the school and arrange to visit and meet with the Headteacher. If you would like to arrange this, please book an appointment via phone 01278 782743 or email

Benefits of working for the Bath & Wells MAT include; a generous pension scheme, enhanced sickness and parental benefits and a supportive working environment.

The Bath & Wells MAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS and all relevant pre-employment checks.

Application forms should be accompanied by a full letter of application and sent to the school office by post or email the School Business Manager –

Closing date: 14th November 2018
Interview date: 15th November 2018

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More about Churchfield Church School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Burnham Road, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3JF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1278 782743