Job Description

Nursery Manager

Exeter Sowton

Hours per week


Point of contact

HR Department


0800 028 4500

Are you an experienced Nursery Manager that is ready to take the helm at our fantastic Exeter Nursery?

Our Exeter Nursery is nothing short of amazing – it offers state of the art facilities in a purpose build setting, conveniently located on the Exeter Business park it provides exceptional care to children aged 0-5 years many of whom work in the local vicinity with business park employers such as the Met Office, ITV and BT.

The Nursery is just off the M5 and provides fantastic commuter access and free onsite parking.




As Nursery Manager you will be providing professional leadership and management to the nursery team, effectively managing the day-to-day running of the nursery and ensuring the highest standards of care, education and compliance.

Our team is made up of vastly experienced Practitioners, including a Supernumerary Deputy Manager, Lead Early Years Practitioner, Administrator, Leaders and Practitioners.

As a Kiddi Caru Manager you will be joining a fast paced and rapidly developing organisation, that offers amazing development and progression for it’s talented people, progression pathways include regional operations and childcare roles, training and quality positions and management support roles.

Your Key responsibilities as Nursery Manager include:

  • To lead the effective delivery of all aspects of the Early Years Foundation Stage framework, OFSTED and Welfare Requirements and Statutory Frameworks.
  • To lead, motivate and monitor all practitioners to ensure the safety, wellbeing and development of all children.
  • Day to day management of the nursery team, ensuring all staff receive support, guidance and coaching as required, ensuring regular supervision and team meetings are carried out along with annual performance appraisals.
  • To lead all aspects of team management, including recruitment. development, supervision and retention.
  • To adhere to all nursery policies and procedures and ensure all staff receive regular training / information on these.
  • To robustly manage the Nursery as a successful commercial business including sales, marketing, budget management and business development and strategy.


The Kiddi Caru Nurseries Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and an enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.

As Nursery Manager you will eligible for the following benefits:

  • Highly competitive salary and performance related bonus
  • Paid Christmas close down period
  • Generous holiday scheme
  • Paid bank holidays
  • Day off for your birthday (service related)
  • Discounted childcare at our nurseries
  • Ongoing professional development, training and promotional opportunities.
  • Pension scheme
  • Uniform provided
  • Recommend a friend scheme




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