Bristol Children’s Playhouse
Maternity cover – Office Manager – part time

Nursery and Pre School, Eastville

Description of Job role:

Maternity cover – Office Manager – part time – Term-time (39 weeks ) plus 2 weeks of summer holidays (can be worked flexibly) total 41 weeks a year* 16-20 hours a week.


We are looking to recruit a dynamic, enthusiastic and experienced Office Manager to cover our existing manager during her maternity leave, from the end of June 2019 (TBC) until April 2020.

You will be responsible for the overall smooth running of the setting and develop BCP in line with the vision, mission and values. You will ensure and maintain a safe and stimulating environment and ensure a high quality setting.

No two days are the same!

You will be involved in areas such as HR, finance, marketing, building maintenance and much more! If you think you have the skills and experience to help us for duration of this contract, we would love to hear from you!


We are looking for someone with great experience, who can cope with varied and complex workload at times, good at prioritising and able to react quickly situations.


Part time, term time only (39 weeks) plus 2 weeks during the summer holidays*

*Hours worked by permanent post holder, number of weeks worked will vary depending on start date and duration of maternity leave

Contract & wages:

Maternity contract from end of June 2020 – tbc until April 2020 (tbc)

£11.79 per hours plus holiday pay at 12.07%


If you would like any further information, please contact Kirsty Clark on or 0117 951 0037.

Please note we will be closed for the Easter Holidays from Friday 5th April, all messages and emails will be responded to after Tuesday 23rd April.

Please click on the links below for the full job description and person specification:

Maternity cover – Office Manager – April 2019 

Office Manager Person Specification


Please download and email the application form to the address above.

Please ensure you refer to the job description in your application.

Deadline & Interviews:

Closing date: Tuesday 30th April 2019
Provisional interview date: Wednesday 8th May 2019

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