Nursery Deputy Manager Needed

Recruitment Avenue Childcare & Education
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity for a full time deputy manager to join the team in our SW London Nursery

Hours of work: 40 hours a week

Key Responsibilities

  • To ensure that all children attending the setting are kept safe and receive rich and stimulating play experiences appropriate to their age and stage of development.
  • To assist the Manager in ensuring that all legislation in relation to registration with regulatory bodies, special needs, child protection and Health and Safety is complied with and that company policies and procedures are adhered to.
  • Assist in the implementation of the Early Years Foundation stage including overseeing planning and record keeping.
  • Promote and facilitate partnership with parents/carers and other family members.
  • Develop and maintain highly professional working relationships with relevant Local Authority departments, regulatory bodies and other agencies.
  • Remain abreast of current developments in childcare and education policies and practices.
  • Qualifications and Skills

    Minimum Level 3 Qualification or equivalent with at least 2 years experience.

    A paediatric first aid certificate is preferable


    20 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays

    Ongoing CPD courses with a minimum of 3 development courses a year for each employee

    Childcare discount for all staff

    Pension scheme

    Free uniform

    Christmas closure for 1 week

    Successful applicants will need to provide a 'right to work in the UK' documentation, undertake a DBS and provide two satisfactory references prior to commencing employment.

    Job Type: Full-time

    Required education:

  • Diploma
  • Required experience:

  • Childcare: 2 years

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