Deputy Nursery Manager

Recruiter
Innovation Recruitment Ltd
Location
Acton, Greater London
Salary
£20000 - £25000/annum
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our Client:
The nursery opened in 2013 and have a beautiful, spacious garden with a farm and castles for children to explore and experience nature. The nursery has quickly gained a good reputation and becoming well established within the community hence looking for a highly competent, enthusiastic person to join their friendly, growing team.

Last autumn, they created a purpose built, bright, airy Pavilion for babies and young toddlers, which is now full. To be instrumental in the continuing development of their provision, they are looking to recruit an excellent, passionate Baby Room Leader to work alongside the existing team.
The nursery achieved a "GOOD" OFSTED rating in April 2015 and looking for candidates to help improve upon this.

Your Role:

Taking an active role in developing the Baby Room
Leading the small team providing excellent care for the toddlers
Ensuring all relevant records / communications with home etc. are up to date
Establishing highly positive secure attachments that enable the children to settle and develop well
Liaising effectively with parents
Being a strong key person who completes ongoing assessments to a high standard and is able to support staff to do the same
Your skills and experience:

NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) in Childcare
Experience working in a high quality setting
Secure knowledge of how babies develop and the ability to apply this to your practice
An enjoyment of working with children and a commitment to proving outstanding care
The ability to communicate to a high standard and form positive relations with staff & parents
What we give you:

£20,000 - £25,000 (Dependent on Experience)
Bonuses – all employees benefit from the company performing well
33 days per year annual leave (including bank holidays)
CPD opportunities – you will have regular contact time with our Private Consultant
The chance to be part of building an exciting new room and to work in our lovely garden
You will be required to complete a DBS (formerly CRB) check before commencing work