Deputy Nursery Manager

Daisy Chain Recruitment
Forest Hill, London
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Daisy Chain Childcare Recruitment is working closely with an established nursery in Forest Hill, South East London for a Deputy Nursery Manager.

This role is perfect for a Deputy Nursery Manager looking for an exciting new opportunity to work as part of a passionate vibrant nursery.

You will have at least 1 years' experience of working as a Deputy Manager previously and a strong grasp of the EYFS.

This is a mixed supernumerary and room based role working alongside a very supportive Nursery Manager, who will work closely with you to keep up with the excellent standards of care of which are being delivered and room based to support staff in their development.

As a Deputy Nursery Manager will be working full time, 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday.


  • Experience of working in a nursery/private day care setting
  • A relevant childcare qualification for the role (Minimum NNEB, NVQ3/Diploma 3)
  • Desirable: Early years Degree, PGCE, QTS
  • Knowledge and experience of working within and implementing the EYFS statutory framework
  • Experience of managing staff in a nursery setting
  • Knowledge and understanding of the safeguarding children obligations
  • Approachable and caring with a passion for working with children

Excellent rates of pay, bonuses and benefits with on-going support and career development.

All applicants will be required to complete an enhanced DBS.

Daisy Chain Childcare Recruitment is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and an enhanced DBS will be required.

** All internal staff at Daisy Chain Childcare Recruitment Are Safer Recruitment trained **