JOB VACANCY: Donnington Doorstep – Pre-School Manager

Role summary: We are looking for a passionate and inspiring person with management experience and ambition to manage in a charity based setting to make a real difference in the community supporting children and families. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an integrated Early Years and Family Support provision in a flagship Oxford City Charity with excellent opportunities for learning and development.

Job location (usual place of work): Donnington Doorstep Family Centre

Pay rate: _£20,683 – £25,012 pro rata depending on qualifications & experience

Pay is pro rata?: Yes

Job title: Pre-School Manager

Applications close on date: Rolling deadline

Hours are: Part time

Contract is: Permanent

Job description: Building on our Pre-Schools current high standard, you will manage a high quality and sustainable pre-school provision for 2 to 4 year olds that is a setting of choice for local families. A stimulating, play-focused and nurturing environment with a staff team that celebrate each child’s individuality and encourage risk-taking, respect and social interaction. You must have a strong commitment to play, children’s rights and community focus.

The Pre-School is fully integrated with the Family Support, Parenting and Early Learning opportunities available across the Family Centre. You will work in close partnership with the Family Centre management team and local Children’s Support Services to ensure joined up partnership provision and maximising of resources for children and families.

Doorstep is an incredible place to work, with the opportunity to make a significant difference to people’s lives every day.

Hours: 28 – 32 hours per week term time, plus some holiday review and planning time.

JD and Application form are available to download here:

To apply, please contact: This is an open application window with a start date as soon as possible. Please ring Beth Knighton, Director for an informal conversation about the role on 07584 598 434.

Job Description : Pre-School Manager JD 2018