Nursery Deputy Manager

JEM Childcare Solutions
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Nursery Deputy Manager
Hours: Full time based on 40 hours
Location: Guildford

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced senior practitioner to step up into a Deputy Nursery Manager role to support the management in the day to day operations of a busy 100 place setting for a leading provider based in Guildford.
This role will be office / rom based

Qualifications and Experience:

* A minimum qualification in Early Years Education and Childcare qualification at level 3 or above
* Experience of leading and supporting teams, together with experience within the role as Deputy Manager
* Excellent knowledge of the EYFS curriculum
* Proven track record of involvement in supporting in Ofsted Inspections
* An full understanding of safeguarding procedures

Key Responsibilities:

* To work alongside senior management in achieving outstanding childcare
* Organisational skills with the ability to work to targets and deadlines
* To lead the team and support in planning and looking at reflective practice
* To maintain high standards of care and consistent environments for children
* To be able to understand and meet the needs of individual children and families
* The ability to form caring and trusting relationships with the children and their Families
* Supporting your colleagues and contributing positively to the culture and reputation of the
* To ensure professionalism and confidentiality at all times.
* To be flexible with regard to working hours to meet the needs of the setting
* Willingness to develop your professional career

Salary & Benefits:

* £20,000 to £23,000 dep on experience
* Bonus Scheme
* Pension
* 22 days holiday

Due to the nature of this job, candidates will be subject to UK eligibility checks together with Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks

Please send your CV as soon as possible to discuss the opportunities available and to arrange an interview for as soon as you are available.