Manager, Hammersmith and Fulham

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Parson's Green NurseryHammersmith and Fulham

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Main Responsibilities

  • To report to the Nursery Owner.
  • Responsibility for the daily running and administration of the nursery whilst adhering to the Policies & Procedures ,ensuring compliance with the
  • Children Act and Health and Safety legislation, all within the requirements and guidelines laid down by Ofsted/CSIW and the National Standards.
  • Ensuring confidentiality is maintained in the nursery.
  • Having key-holder responsibility.
  • Offering all children equal opportunities with regard to their religious persuasion, racial origins, gender, disabilities, cultural or linguistic background; in particular, challenging situations where racism or discrimination is displayed.
  • Ensuring effective staff recruitment.
  • Supervision of staff and students, conducting regular staff assessments, recognising training needs, monitoring training and developing teamwork.
  • Organising regular staff meetings and in-service training and staff outings.
  • Care and supervision of the children with regard to their physical, emotional and intellectual needs.
  • Ensuring that all children’s individual needs are being met within the setting and that all children are making expected progress.
  • Supervision of the planning and preparation of activities to develop all aspects of the child's individual development in a stimulating atmosphere.
  • Ensuring developmental records and observations are kept.
  • Ensuring that the preparation, care, cleanliness and maintenance of the nursery playrooms, kitchen and equipment are carried out according to the Policies & Procedures and risk assessments.
  • To help ensure the nursery meets all OFSTED requirements.
  • Liaison with parents and negotiation of working targets ensuring effective communication within the nursery.
  • Ensuring a tier system of management is in place and that duties are delegated fairly. Maintaining staff ratios and ensuring staff are deployed effectively to carry out all necessary duties.
  • Keeping and monitoring accident, incident and risk assessment records.
  • Arranging and attending regular parents' evenings, publicity, open weekends and children's outings and ensuring effective marketing.
  • Supporting staff in becoming reflective practitioners and fostering an environment with a sustained capacity for continuous improvement.
  • Conducting meetings with parents and key workers relating to transitions, children’s progress and behaviour management.
  • Ensuring the effective and regular removal of waste materials to the designated store and ensuring regular collection of that waste.
  • Any other duties appropriate to the post as directed by the Area Manager and Managing Director.
  • Any other duties required to ensure the running of the nursery that may arise.

We will contact successful candidates as applications are received

More about Parson's Green Nursery
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Early Years
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: Up to 5 years
Address: The Hume Centre, 22 Cortayne Road, Fulham, London, SW6 3QA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 207 731 8013
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