Entries are open to anyone working in a day nursery that holds a managerial title and responsibility. This includes: Deputy Manager, General Manager, Nursery Manager, Nursery Director. Entries must be nominated by a colleague within the setting and evidence will need to be provided to support the nomination. Do you have an outstanding manager who is passionate about childcare and supporting the staff/parents/colleagues/external professionals involved with your nursery? Please include staff comments and parents/external professional testimonials in your submission.
In no more than 1000 words tell us about: your nominated manager's full name; their job title (Manager or Director etc.); how long has the manager been employed in their position at the nursery?; what are the manger’s main responsibilities?; how does the manager make a positive impact to your nursery, working environment, children and parents, developing high quality etc; any innovative practice your manager has introduced; how does the manager inspire the staff team? most importantly, why do you think your manager should win NDNA manager of the year?
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Each year our judging panel considers the following when choosing our winners.
Please note: Parent comments and votes are only eligible in our public voting awards.