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Pre-School Manager

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Laxfield Pre-school
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Salary details:
£9 - £11 ph
Job term:
Full Time
Maternity / Paternity Cover
Closing date:
14 December 2018 01:00 PM
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35 hpw, 8.30am - 4pm, term time only.

Maternity cover, with a view to extend.

You will provide safe, high quality education and care for pre-school children aged 6 months - 5 years. As well as leading and managing staff on a daily basis, you will also fulfil legal and statutory requirements You will contribute and implement pre-school policies and ensure that all statutory, legal and setting obligations are followed and met.

Essential criteria:

  • Proven experience of working in an early years setting for a minimum of 4 years and in a senior role for 2 years
  • Qualified to / working towards an Early Years qualification at degree level
  • Sound understanding of child development and children's needs
  • Ability to plan and implement a pre-school curriculum, taking into account the SEND Code of Practice, child protection procedures and equal opportunities' considerations
  • Knowledge of current legislation relevant to the early years
  • Ability to work with parents and families to encourage their involvement
  • Ability to effectively lead and manage a team of adults, including conducting performance management processes e.g. induction, supervision meetings, appraisals and setting objectives
  • Commitment to equal opportunities and an understanding of equality and diversity.

To apply, please send your CV along with a request for an application pack to Lizzie Church, Pre-school Manager at: