Pre-School Manager - Launceston Pre-School (An Daras Multi Academy Trust)

  • Outside Devon
  • Full Time
  • UQT

An employee of An Daras Trust knows that by using their own knowledge and experience, it can Ignite Curiosity and Grow Capabilities in young individuals, which will impact lives and help create a positive future. Does this sound like you?

Our Aim
An Daras Trust has the simple aim of ensuring our pupils receive the best educational experiences we can offer. Our intent is delivering an inclusive learning entitlement through a strong Trust wide wholistic curriculum model which focuses on enabling all pupils to achieve academic and emotional growth through the taught strategic themes of wisdom, knowledge, learning skills and personal capabilities.

Information about the Vacancy
Launceston Pre-School is a flourishing Pre-School which strives to achieve the very best for all their children. We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and dedicated Early Years Manager (Pre-School) to join our highly motivated and committed team. The Pre-School is for 2-4 years old’s and is open from 8am - 4pm during term time.

If you have any questions about the role, or would like to visit the setting, we would be delighted to show you around. To make arrangements, please contact Jo Callow, Executive Headteacher, by emailing

The successful candidate will:
• Have experience and the relevant qualifications as a minimum;
• Direct, model and lead the pre-school team in line with the school ethos and high expectations of provision;
• Plan and undertake the necessary paperwork involved in the role - management time is allocated within the weekly hours;
• Work with groups or individuals within the pre-school across all curricular areas, in a variety of tasks, to develop the physical, intellectual, emotional and social skills of the pre-school children;
• Assist with/direct learning activities across all areas of learning linked to the Early Years Framework and relevant supporting documents;
• Be patient, understanding, responsive and able to build positive relationships with children, while establishing consistent boundaries;
• Develop children’s knowledge through support and encouragement in the learning activities undertaken within the pre-school;
• Provide opportunities for children to work towards the Early Learning Goals upon accessing the reception class;
• Provide support for learners by leading and collaboratively working as a team to plan, evaluate and deliver learning activities that link to the Development Matters in EYFS document.

A full job description, person specification and application form can be found attached to this advertisement.

What can An Daras Trust offer you?
• Stability, knowing we will support you if you are struggling by offering occupational maternity, paternity and sick pay;
• Five paid family friendly days for emergencies;
• A connection with our eight primary schools & Central Office which creates developmental opportunities;
• A developmental, fair and professional culture;
• Dedicated, friendly, committed team members.

We are committed to safeguarding children and the successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check and will be assessed against the Childcare Disqualification Regulations. Right to Work in the UK and qualifications will also be checked.

Please download the application form below and, once completed, return to
Interview Date: 14 July 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationOutside Devon
  • Work Postcode

    PL15 8BL

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupChildcare

  • Salary Details


  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypeFull Time
  • Hours

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required