Deputy Manager

Staff Match
Croydon, Greater London
£22000 - £24000/annum Excellent
08 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Staff Match are recruiting for an experienced Deputy Manager to join an friendly nursery group in Croydon, South London. The ideal candidate must have a real passion for early years, team building as well as excellent knowledge of the EYFS curriculum.

Person Specification:
NNEB, Cache, or NVQ level 3 Childcare qualification or BA Hons Early Childhood Degree
Experience of leading and motivating teams
Knowledge of EYFS Curriculum
Basic Food Hygiene Certificate (Desirable)
Paediatric First Aid (Desirable)

Some of the Deputy Manager responsibilities will Include:
• Work closely with Nursery Manager and provide cover in times of absence
• To ensure all staff understand and comply with all nursery policy and procedures
• Support and mentor members of staff in the EYFS curriculum and ensure children’s learning and development is accurately recorded
• Reviewing and monitoring planning within rooms and across the nursery
• To carry our regular staff supervisions and identify training needs
• To build positive relationships with parents, careers, and other childcare professionals
• To attend staff meetings, open days and nursery events
• To ensure correct staff ratios are maintained

Training ongoing support and career development
Due to the nature of this job, candidates will be subject to UK eligibility checks together with Enhance Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks
For immediate interview please email Staff Match your up to date CV or call (Apply online only)