Deputy Manager

Reference:
VAC-277
Job Role (s):
Deputy Manager, Leadership / Management
Salary:
£22,000 to £24,000 Per Annum
Benefits:
Excellent benefits
Town/City:
Croydon
Contract Type:
Permanent

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 Manger 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

Benefits:

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 0333 323 3983