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This job expired on 12 July 2024

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    12 July 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    2 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Other leadership roles

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: 37 Hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 12 months or up until the return of the post-holder whichever is soonest.

Full-time equivalent salary

£29,699.12

What skills and experience we're looking for

Bridgwater College Academy are recruiting a Qualified Nursery Manager to provide high quality childcare and Early Years learning in a safe and stimulating environment.

This position is for 37 hours per week, on a fixed term maternity cover contract.

It is essential that you have a minimum of a full and relevant NVQ Level 3 in Early Years Childcare and Education or Equivalent and an in depth understanding of the new EYFS framework.

The role requires an effective leader with good communication and motivation skills as well as a real desire and capability to achieve the highest standards in childcare and show enthusiasm and commitment.

If you are passionate about making a difference for young children and feel inspired to become part of a supportive, inclusive team, we welcome your application.

Please note, although we are ideally looking for a full-time colleague, we are open to discussing flexible working options.

Closing date for applications: Midnight, Friday 12th July 2024.

What the school offers its staff

We believe in hiring for potential and this means that we value individuals for the knowledge skills and experience that they have developed in every aspect of their lives. If you don’t feel that you meet all of the criteria listed in the person specification, we would still encourage you to apply.

We care about our staff and provide a number of benefits in addition to salary including a positive and supportive working environment, employer pension contribution of at least 23%, generous annual leave entitlement for all-year round staff, on-site gyms, free parking, access to a retail discounts platform and Employee Assistance Programme. Helping you achieve a good work life balance is important to us. Lots of our colleagues work flexibly including part time hours and/or job shares and we are happy to discuss these opportunities with you.

We truly believe that diversity of thought, culture, background and perspective secure the best outcomes for our students. We strive to build teams that represent our local communities and welcome applications from individuals who identify as members of an under-represented group and in particular individuals who identify as BAME, disabled or LGBT. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

Bridgwater & Taunton College Trust is dedicated to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment. Our mission is that all children achieve. A criminal disclosure check will be requested for any applicant who is offered a position.

Commitment to safeguarding

Bridgwater College Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment. Our mission is that all children achieve. A criminal disclosure check will be requested for any applicant who is offered a position.

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About Bridgwater College Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 16
School size
1595 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 16

Bridgwater College Academy is a mixed all-through Academy which combines both primary and secondary education for pupils aged 3 to 16. The academy, which is sponsored by Bridgwater College, is located in Bridgwater, Somerset, England.

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To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@btc-trust.org.

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