Inspired Learning Group (ILG) a growing group of independent preparatory schools and nurseries in the South East of England and we are looking to recruit an experienced Nursery Manager for our Nursery at Westbury House School in New Malden. This is a permanent full-time opportunity . The nursery is in a lovely setting which focuses on children aged between 2-5 and holds places for up to 20 children.
The role will suit someone who has previous experience of managing a nursery setting. The successful applicant will be expected to lead by example. This is an excellent opportunity for someone to really put their stamp on things, train and mentor the team and take the nursery to the next level.
To be successful in this role you must:
Have a minimum NVQ level 3 in Childcare and Education or equivalent
GCSE Maths and English at Grade 4 /C or above
Have a minimum 3 years post qualification experience within a childcare setting
Experience of working in a Management role, mentoring and leading staff and leading by example
Excellent knowledge of the EYFS and Ofsted statutory guidance
Knowledge of child protection and safeguarding
Knowledge and proven practical experience of implementing good quality learning opportunities
Ability to deliver a high standard of childcare
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work productively with pupils, colleagues, parents and outside agencies
Excellent planning, organising and time management skills
Good administration and IT skills
An enthusiastic team member with a can do attitude who is willing to share ideas and expertise
Flexible, practical approach and willing to ‘get your hands ‘dirty’
Motivated to develop and maintain high quality provision and practice
Have a warm and caring nature
Have an enhanced DBS on the update service or be happy to obtain one
Inspired Learning Group (ILG) is a growing group of independent preparatory schools and nurseries in the South East England. We take great pride in each one of them and cherish their particular identities and tradition, actively encouraging them to participate in their local communities. We support them enthusiastically from Head Office in the achievement of excellence by striving to inspire each individual pupil to achieve their personal and social development and the academic result which best matches his or her personality and talents.
To ensure every child is safe, secure and stimulated and fully prepared for the world of tomorrow
ILG empowers its schools and nurseries to achieve their mission and vision through challenging yet supportive governance. We connect schools, stakeholders and professional associations to create opportunities and build capacity. Our pupils will leave each of our schools and nurseries better equipped for their school of choice. ILG works with school leadership to set clear improvement goals through engagement with pupils, parents, staff and the wider community. We recruit invest in and retain outstanding practitioners. We ensure the provision and monitoring of broad and balanced personalised curriculum for children with individual learning needs.